Oxford United are perched just outside the top six in League One, just one point and one place short of the play-off places.
Few sides in the division have been able to match Karl Robinson’s side in terms of aesthetically pleasing attacking football this season and the U’s are amongst the highest-scoring sides in the English third tier.
The U’s are not the most physical side defensive but they have been fairly resolute, conceding just 35 goals so far.
They will likely need to stay at the races on both sides of the ball to secure a top-six finish as we head into the business end of the season.
With that in mind, we’ve outlined Oxford’s seven best tacklers as per Whoscored…