Home form frustrates Wilder

Oxford manager Chris Wilder was left bemused by his side's poor home form after watching them play out a 0-0 draw with York.

Last Updated: 23/02/13 at 20:00

Chris Wilder: Feels they lack confidence on home soil

Chris Wilder: Feels they lack confidence on home soil

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They managed just one real shot on target on the bobbly Kassam Stadium pitch, and Josh Parker's drive was brilliantly turned for a corner by keeper Michael Ingham.

Wilder said: "It's like chalk and cheese between how we were at Plymouth last week and today.

"We need a spark from somewhere but it's a real struggle for us at home at the moment.

"The players are a lot better than what they are producing when we play at home. We've got a lot more quality than what we're showing and that's so frustrating.

"We're struggling at the top of the pitch and struggling to create.

"And I think everyone can see that we don't have any confidence when we're playing at home. We just have to get our head down and keep working."

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