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South League tournament – February 11th 2018

Hey guys! We played two league games in Haslemere today.

Oxford 4-5 Vikings
Maxi (Johan)
Matthias (Milan)
Felix (Alberto)
Milan (Ian)

We started very well, going 1-0 up. We had a bad second period where they scored 4 of their goals and a really good third period, which ended with a power play in our favor which we unfortunately could not take advantage of. Even though we didn’t win (or at least equalize), it was a great game guys!

Oxford 0-4 Hastings

We played well but could not do much against them, since they played a really good game. We did make a few mistakes but overall it was good. We even scored a goal that the referees didn’t see.

We had a great tournament today! Well done everyone!

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University Tournament – February 4th 2018

Hey guys! We played in a university tournament in Bath today.

Oxford 3-1 Exeter
Zia (unassisted)
Chris (Lucas)
Ian (Zia)

We played well from the beginning with lots of shots and opportunities. Good game in general.

Oxford 1-2 Bath
Lucas (Alberto)

After a chaotic start, we started playing well as a team. They got lucky and scored a last second goal when the game was 1-1.

Oxford 0-1 UCL

It was not a good game. We were not shooting enough and then they scored after a very chaotic play.

Oxford 1-1 Imperial-LSE
Alberto (unassisted)

After going 1-0 down, we kept trying and eventually scored. Unfortunately, we couldn’t make it 2-1.

Oxford 4-0 Exeter
Zia x2 (Gifford, unassisted)
Gifford (unassisted)
Ian (Zia)

A good game from the start. We played very well as a team, much better than the other games.

Oxford 0-1 Bath

A disappointing result. We played much better than them but they scored the only chance they had while we couldn’t score any of ours.

Oxford 2-0 UCL
Zia x2 (Chris, unassisted)

The first game we played properly. We played well and dominated the entire time.

Oxford 1-1 Imperial-LSE
Chris (Alberto)

We played quite well, it’s a shame we couldn’t win it but we got close.

Overall, it was quite disappointing. We were playing really bad in the beginning and then it got much better in the second half of the tournament. Had we played as well in the first half we probably would’ve gotten to the final at least. We ended in third place which is not too bad considering most teams had double the players we had.

Thanks for coming everyone!

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South League tournament – January 28th 2018

Hey guys! We played two league games in Haslemere today.

Great White Sharks 9-0 Oxford

We had a bad first period where the sharks scored most of their goals. They are the best team in the UK so our mistakes were punished heavily. We improved and by the end we were playing quite well.

Vipers 3-1 Oxford
Felix (unassisted)

They only managed to score after some bad defensive errors and a power play. We had some chances but could not score that much. This game definitely could’ve gone either way.

Thanks for coming everyone! Shout out to Chris, Wei Jin and Moritz, who played their first league games for the team.

South League tournament – January 14th 2018

Hey guys! We played two games in Haslemere today.

Hastings 10-1 Oxford
Felix (Raimonds)

We had a great start to the match, with an excellent first 10 minutes, where we went up 1-0. In the next periods, we couldn’t keep up with Hastings. Their movement made our defense too chaotic and we kept leaving people open. We definitely had the skill to beat them though, since we dominated the first ten minutes.

Vikings 10-1 Oxford
Zia (Matthias)

We played well for a while, but after they scored 3 goals we got a bit demotivated and started playing worse and lost focus.

It wasn’t a great day for us but at least we showed we are capable of playing good floorball. We just have to keep it up the whole game. Thanks for coming everyone!

South League tournament – December 2nd 2017

Hey guys! We played two league games in Haslemere today.

Vipers 9-2 Oxford
Zia (Marcus)
Marcus (Felix)

It took us until the third period to wake up, and by that time we were losing by a large margin already. It also didn’t help that we scored a goal that the referees didn’t see, so the official score ended up being 9-1. It really wasn’t our game.

UCM 4-2 Oxford
Ian (Lucas)
Felix (Zia)

We played a completely different game to the first. We took an early lead in the first period which ended with an equalizer from UCM. We took a 2-1 lead again later in the match after a period of really good play from us, but UCM tied up the game shortly after. Unfortunately, UCM ended up scoring 2 late goals in the last 3 minutes, but overall we played a really good game.

Although we played a poor game against the Vipers, our game against UCM was one of our best of the season. We got really close to drawing, but got a bit unlucky in the last 3 minutes of the game. Well played everyone!

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South League tournament – November 26th 2017

Hey guys, today we played two league games in Hastings.

Hastings 2-1 Oxford
Milan (Johan)

After an excellent first period in which we took an early lead, we made some defensive errors which led to Hastings scoring 2 consecutive goals. We played really well and it ended up being a really close game against the UK’s second best team!

London Hammerhead Sharks 4-1 Oxford
Johan (Lucas)

The Sharks took the lead early in the game. We gained some hope after scoring an equalizer but ultimately couldn’t come back after they scored 2 goals. A late own goal from us made the defeat even worse.

Thanks a lot for coming everyone! We played really well in the first game , and the second game was a bit unlucky. We also had bad luck with the referees, who weren’t calling many fouls. Overall, a positive day despite the losses.

Friendly against Warwick, November 18th 2017

On November 18th 2017, we played a friendly against Warwick. It was great to see so many new people!

Oxford 4-3 Warwick

Maxi (Moritz)
Moritz (Lucas)
Ian (Johan)
Johan (unassisted)

We had a great first period where Warwick wasn’t pushing us too high. We went 4-1 up by the end of the second period but Warwick managed to come back in the third period which made for a very tight end to the match.

South League tournament – October 22nd 2017

Hey guys, today was our first day in the South League! We played two games, against the London Vikings and the London Great White Sharks, last year’s UK champions.

Oxford 4-1 Vikings
Maxi x2 (Alberto, Marcus)
Zia x2 (Felix, Alberto)

The Vikings arrived quite late which meant we had to shorten the game to two periods of 20 minutes. We took advantage of their lack of subs with some great offensive pressure and good shooting. Our new players brought in a lot of movement which was a key element of our victory. Great start to the season!

Oxford 0-9 Great White Sharks

Last year’s UK champions were too good for us. We struggled in the first period but changed the formation to 2-1-2 which helped a lot. We had some good defending and some decent offensive chances but we were no match for the Sharks.

Overall, a very positive tournament day! Shout out to Si Hong, Marcus, and Ryan who played for the club for the first time!

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Recreational 3-on-3 Tournament, March 5th 2017

Today we played in a recreational 3 on 3 tournament with 10 minute games. Unfortunately our goalies couldn’t make it so we had to borrow them from other teams.

Oxford 4-0 Sparta
Felix x2 (Dan, unassisted)
Dan (unassisted)
Bennett (Mårten)

A good start to the day. We had a slow start and then scored some good goals.

Oxford 5-1 Warwick
Dan x3 (unassisted, Bennett, goalie)
Andreas (Dan)
Bennett (Mårten)

Warwick went 1-0 up after a defensive mistake but we came back quickly and won the game! Congratulations to Dan for scoring a hat trick!

Oxford 1-1 Bath 1
Lucas (unassisted)

Bath played a very physical game. Really close tough game.

Oxford 5-1 Bath 2
Dan (Felix)
Felix (Bennett)
Mårten (Felix)
Ian (Dan)
Bennett (Mårten)

We played well from the beginning and scored some good goals. Well-earned win.

Oxford 3-1 Sparta
Dan (Mårten)
Felix (unassisted)
Bennett (goalie)

They scored an early goal and we had some trouble scoring for a few minutes. Close game.

Oxford 5-2 Warwick
Ian x2 (Lucas, Bennett)
Dan (unassisted)
Felix (Mårten)
Andreas (Dan)

Warwick’s defense struggled to keep up with us in the beginning. We had a comfortable lead for most of the game.

Oxford 1-1 Bath 1
Ian (Felix)

Bath scored a lucky goal from their own half (that’s what we get when we don’t bring a goalie!). Overall a very close game.

Oxford 1-2 Bath 2
Bennett (Felix)

Last regular game. We had some good chances but we couldn’t score. Bath played well and also got a bit lucky.


Oxford 2-3 Bath 1
Mårten (unassisted)
Felix (Bennett)

A disappointing result. We had the game in our hands with a 2-1 lead but Bath came back and took the win.

Well done to everyone who played today, especially Andreas, who played for the club for the first time and scored his first goal! We were very close to winning the tournament!

Back row: Dominic Sutcliffe (goalkeeper from Bath), Mårten Waldmann, Jamie Clark (goalkeeper from Sparta), Lucas Buzaglo, Dan Zaitsev, Andreas Müsch, Bennett Sanderson

Front row: Ian Yang, Felix Westerén

UKFF Season 2016/17-Tournament 6 February 26th

Today we played our last tournament of the season in the Midlands league. We played four (yes , four!) games:

Cambridge 6 – 1 Oxford
Zia (penalty shot)

A very strange game. We started off with solid defending and good offensive presence, unfortunately not being able to score. But then, inexplicably, Felix got a match penalty (we still don’t know why) which made it very hard for us. On the upside, we did not concede in the following 5 minutes when we only had 4 players. Zia scored an amazing penalty shot, but Cambridge scored 3 more goals and we couldn’t come back.

Warwick 2 – 1 Oxford
Matthias (Johan)

A game that lasted only 20 minutes that we expected to win. After an early goal from Matthias, we felt rushed to win the game and made too many mistakes in defense, leading to Warwick’s 2 goals.

Nottingham 2 – 2 Oxford
Dan (unassisted)
Maxi (Felix)

After a period with no goals and good defending from both teams, Nottingham took advantage of 2 defensive mistakes to score. A goal from Dan right off the face off in the third period gave us some hope, especially after Maxi scored our second goal, but the game ended before we could score a third goal. We created lots of chances but couldn’t score enough.

Manchester 2 -2 Oxford
Dan (Johan)
Dave (unassisted)

Very close game where we created a lot of chances (a recurring theme), but Manchester’s goalie played very well. We were up 2-1 and then Manchester scored in the last 4 minutes.

Despite the disappointing results, the team played well. We had much better offense than in the last couple of tournaments but we got a bit unlucky and couldn’t actually score. It’s also worth noting that we were missing some key players (Milan, Alberto and Andy) due to some unfortunate circumstances.

Well done to Maxi and Matthias, who both scored their first goals this season! A special mention for Dan, who played on his birthday and scored 2 goals!

Back row:  Lucas Buzaglo, Dan Zaitsev, David Morrey, Johan Cassel, Richard Matoušek, Maxi Strobl, Matthias Dilling

Front row: Felix Westerén, Ian Yang, Raimonds Rimarenko, Zia Saleh

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