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Brindley "gutted" to see Humes leave Colchester


1:34pm Monday 30th November 2015

Richard Brindley admits he was left surprised by Tony Humes’ departure – and says he has nothing but praise for the former Colchester United manager.

Cowling vows to stick by U's philosophy


6:50am Monday 30th November 2015

Colchester United chairman Robbie Cowling insists he will not “throw away everything they’ve worked for” despite their miserable League One losing streak.

Hall set for talks over U's manager's job


6:23pm Saturday 28th November 2015

Colchester United’s joint interim manager Richard Hall says he expects to hold talks with chairman Robbie Cowling next week about the club’s vacant managerial role.

U's thrashed at Burton as losing streak continues


4:55pm Saturday 28th November 2015

Colchester United’s first match since the departure of manager Tony Humes ended in defeat after they were thrashed 5-1 at promotion-chasing Burton Albion this afternoon.

Burton Albion v Colchester United - live!


2:27pm Saturday 28th November 2015

Stay here for updates of Colchester United's game at Burton Albion this afternoon!

Wright set to feature for U's under-21s against Bees

Gazette: Hoping for more action - Drey Wright is set to feature for Colchester United in their essex Senior Cup semi-final against Concord Rangers tonight. Picture: SEANA HUGHES (CO75281-04)

10:10am Monday 23rd November 2015

Colchester United's under-21s are in action this afternoon when they host Brentford at Florence Park.

Porter unhappy despite consolation goal

Gazette: Town skipper Nathan Thompson outjumps U's Chris Porter

5:56am Monday 23rd November 2015

Chris Porter admitted his consolation goal counted for little after Colchester United were thrashed 4-1 at Millwall.

Humes - I can't condone defensive errors


6:09pm Saturday 21st November 2015

Colchester United manager Tony Humes said he could not make any excuses for his side after they were thumped 4-1 at Millwall this afternoon.

U's suffer mauling at the Lions' Den


5:30pm Saturday 21st November 2015

Colchester United’s defensive woes continued this afternoon after they were thrashed 4-1 at Millwall to slump to a third successive league defeat.

Jones happy to extend U's stay


7:30am Friday 20th November 2015

Jamie Jones says he is happy to extend his loan spell at Colchester United until the end of the season.

Garvan consults specialist over ankle injury


2:17pm Thursday 19th November 2015

Owen Garvan will miss Colchester United's trip to play Millwall on Saturday after seeing a specialist over his ankle injury.

U's academy waiting for their next milestone moment


12:01pm Thursday 19th November 2015

Tony Ashby believes selling a home-grown player to a bigger club will be the next “milestone moment” for their flourishing youth set-up.

Humes - loan spell has been an "eye-opener" for Szmodics


8:56am Thursday 19th November 2015

Spending time on loan with Braintree Town has been an “eye-opener” for Sammie Szmodics, according to Colchester United boss Tony Humes.

Captain Campbell is hat-trick hero


4:48pm Wednesday 18th November 2015

Dean Campbell hit a hat-trick as Colchester got back to winning ways with an impressive 6-3 win over Southend, in East Men's League division two south.

U's can't afford to just rely on their attack, admits Humes


3:12pm Wednesday 18th November 2015

Colchester United manager Tony Humes says they have plenty of attacking options ahead of the trip to play Millwall this weekend.

U's increase Shrimpers' allocation for derby clash


12:22pm Wednesday 18th November 2015

Colchester United have defended the decision to increase Southend United’s ticket allocation for the Boxing Day derby.

Colchester's winning run is ended


11:25am Wednesday 18th November 2015

Colchester Rugby Club's winning run in National League division three London and South East was ended after they were beaten 18-3 at Westcombe Park.

Massey may have to play the waiting game


5:30am Wednesday 18th November 2015

GAVIN Massey admits he may have to bide his time before winning his place back in Colchester United’s starting line-up.

Harriott watched by Addicks head coach


1:00pm Tuesday 17th November 2015

Colchester United loanee Callum Harriott was watched by Charlton Athletic interim head coach Karel Fraeye at the U’s defeat against Coventry City last weekend.

Comment - lack of continuity not helping U's defensive cause


5:00pm Tuesday 17th November 2015

Having placed considerable emphasis on defensive shape in training all of last week, it must have been somewhat infuriating for Tony Humes to see his porous Colchester United side concede a further three goals on Saturday.

Edwards confident U's have the quality to get back to winning ways


5:00am Tuesday 17th November 2015

Joe Edwards insists Colchester United have the quality in their squad to move back up the League One table despite their 3-1 home defeat against Coventry City.

U's under-21s are beaten by Hornets


4:59pm Monday 16th November 2015

Colchester United's under-21 side fell at a 3-1 defeat at Watford this afternoon.

U's on lookout for new centre-half


5:30am Monday 16th November 2015

Colchester United will step up their hunt for a new centre-half this week, as their defensive problems continue.

Humes left to rue "decisive moment" after U's lose to Coventry


6:15pm Saturday 14th November 2015

Colchester United manager Tony Humes felt Marvin Sordell's shot that hit a post was a "decisive moment" in their 3-1 home defeat against Coventry City this afternoon.

U's beaten at home by Coventry


4:56pm Saturday 14th November 2015

Jacob Murphy came back to haunt his former club as Colchester United were beaten 3-1 at home by promotion-chasing Coventry City at a rain-sodden Weston Homes Community Stadium this afternoon.

Colchester United v Coventry City - live!


2:08pm Saturday 14th November 2015

Stay here for live updates of Colchester United's home game with Coventry City this afternoon!

Humes - U's players can aspire to former West Ham star Cole


5:30am Saturday 14th November 2015

Colchester United boss Tony Humes believes his players can “watch and learn” from former England star Joe Cole.

U's have discussed possible Wright loan


1:20pm Friday 13th November 2015

Colchester United winger Drey Wright could be allowed out on loan, in a bid to regain his fitness.

Murphy - U's helped me to become a better player


5:30am Friday 13th November 2015

Jacob Murphy believes his loan spell at Colchester United made him a better player.

Brown: We can compete with Premier clubs for young talent


1:00pm Thursday 12th November 2015

Wayne Brown believes Colchester United’s academy can compete with Premier League clubs in attracting promising young footballers.

Moncur: Scoring is easy in this U's team


11:41am Thursday 12th November 2015

George Moncur says his Colchester United team-mates have helped put him on course for his most prolific season in front of goal.

U's to host Canvey Island in Essex Senior Cup

Gazette: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

6:00pm Wednesday 11th November 2015

Colchester United have been handed a home draw against Ryman Premier side Canvey Island in the fourth round of this season's Essex Senior Cup.

Lapslie gives honest assessment of U's return


5:30am Wednesday 11th November 2015

Tom Lapslie says he relished being back in Colchester United’s starting line-up after a seven-month absence.

Dunne strikes late to earn U's under-21s victory


4:09pm Tuesday 10th November 2015

A late strike from Louis Dunne secured Colchester United’s under-21s an impressive win over Bolton Wanderers.

Comment - Bonne's memorable day is good news for both club and player


10:26am Tuesday 10th November 2015

Forget the Wealdstone Raider – the Colchester poacher was the star attraction at Grosvenor Vale on Saturday night.

Braintree to host Forest Green Rovers in FA Cup - if they overcome Oxford

Gazette: Thackley Juniors will host the Emirates FA Cup first-round draw

7:32pm Monday 9th November 2015

Braintree Town will play host to fellow Vanarama National League side Forest Green Rovers in the FA Cup second round - if they beat Oxford United in their replay.

U's to host non-league Altrincham in FA Cup second round

Gazette: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

7:25pm Monday 9th November 2015

Colchester United will play host to non-league side Altrincham in the FA Cup second round.

Humes hoping for home draw in FA Cup

Gazette: Thackley Juniors will host the Emirates FA Cup first-round draw

12:10pm Monday 9th November 2015

Colchester United manager Tony Humes says he will be keeping his fingers crossed for a home tie when the FA Cup second-round draw is made tonight.

Curtis set to feature for U's under-21s against Bolton


10:00am Monday 9th November 2015

Colchester United debutant Jack Curtis is set to feature in the club's under-21 game against Bolton Wanderers tonight.

Humes pays tribute to Wealdstone after U's FA Cup triumph


7:08pm Sunday 8th November 2015

Colchester United manager Tony Humes has paid tribute to non-league outfit Wealdstone following the U's 6-2 FA Cup triumph.

Bonne hoping four-goal display will kick-start his season


5:30am Monday 9th November 2015

Four-goal hero Macauley Bonne is hoping his glittering performance against Wealdstone will help him stake a claim for a regular place in Colchester United’s starting line-up.

Humes praises four-goal hero Bonne after U's cup win


6:06pm Saturday 7th November 2015

Colchester United manager Tony Humes praised four-goal hero Macauley Bonne after his side progressed to the FA Cup second round with a 6-2 triumph at Wealdstone.

Bonne bags four goals as Colchester see off Wealdstone in FA Cup


5:03pm Saturday 7th November 2015

MACAULEY Bonne’s first professional hat-trick helped Colchester United progress to the second round of the FA Cup with victory at Wealdstone.

Wealdstone Raider can't wait for Colchester United FA Cup tie


1:10pm Friday 6th November 2015

He is one of the most recognisable football fans in the country.

McGleish ready to face former club Colchester


5:10am Friday 6th November 2015

Scott McGleish says he has made sure he is tip-top shape to face his former club Colchester United tomorrow.

Harriott available for U's FA Cup tie


4:08pm Thursday 5th November 2015

Loan duo Callum Harriott and Jamie Jones are both available to play for Colchester United in their FA Cup first-round tie at Wealdstone this weekend.

Brindley - U's are out to get the job done in FA Cup


3:52pm Thursday 5th November 2015

Richard Brindley has warned his old friend Matt Ball that Colchester United are determined not to fall victim to an FA Cup upset this weekend.

Moncur confident U's can find the right blend


8:02am Thursday 5th November 2015

George Moncur insists Colchester United are capable of tightening up at the back - without sacrificing their entertainment value.

U's still hoping for Harriott stay


11:50am Wednesday 4th November 2015

Colchester United boss Tony Humes has reiterated his desire to keep loanee Callum Harriott at the club for longer.

My trip from the U's to playing against Pele was like a Disney film


7:48am Wednesday 4th November 2015

He had yearned for a fairytale career at his boyhood club Colchester United.

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