U's rising stars are staying put, insists Cowling


8:14am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Robbie Cowling insists there is no danger of Colchester United losing any of their talented youngsters on the cheap.

Consistency is key for U's keeper Sam says goalkeeping legend Shilton


7:57am Thursday 2nd October 2014

Goalkeeping legend Peter Shilton says Sam Walker’s consistent form for Colchester United will help further enhance his growing reputation in the game.

U's striker Sears makes a case for the defence


8:47am Wednesday 1st October 2014

Freddie Sears believes Colchester United’s new-found defensive solidity has been a key reason for their upturn in fortunes under Tony Humes.

Jon Waldron - my views on the U's

Gazette: Tussle - Colchester United midfielder Marcus Bean battles with Coventry goalscorer Callum Wilson during the U's 2-1 victory. Picture: SEANA HUGHES (CO90351-26)

11:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

It has certainly been an eventful month for Colchester United.

U's starlet Sembie-Ferris deserved his call-up

Gazette: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

10:00am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Teenager Dion Sembie-Ferris deserved his call-up to Colchester United's first-team squad, according to boss Tony Humes.

Bonne on target but U's under-21s are beaten by Birmingham

Gazette: Future prospect - Colchester United are hoping to produce more talented youngsters to emulate Macauley Bonne and progress to their first team. Picture: RICHARD BLAXALL

8:42am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Colchester United's under-21s were beaten 3-1 by Birmingham City to fall to only their second defeat of the Professional Development League Two season.

Goalscoring debut was a memorable moment for U's loanee Healey


8:26am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Colchester United debutant Rhys Healey says scoring his first-ever Football League goal is a moment he will never forget.

Humes delight after U's win at Crewe

Gazette: plenty to play for - Colchester United academy manager Tony Humes believes a trip to Villa Park is the perfect carrot for the U's youngsters ahead of their FA Youth Cup tie against Plymouth Argyle tonight.

6:20pm Saturday 27th September 2014

Tony Humes was delighted with his side's second-half display after they ran out 3-0 winners at Crewe Alexandra at Gresty Road.

U's claim emphatic win at Crewe after super second-half display

Gazette: Victory is the aim - Sanchez Watt is targeting all three points against his former club Crawley Town tomorrow. Picture: WARREN PAGE

4:46pm Saturday 27th September 2014

Colchester United secured an impressive 3-0 win over struggling Crewe Alexandra to claim their first league victory at Gresty Road for the first time since 1986.

Crewe Alexandra v Colchester United - live!


2:52pm Saturday 27th September 2014

Stay here for updates of Crewe v Colchester at Gresty Road!

Walker happy to play the role of elder statesman


12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

He may only be 22 years young.

Crunch clash but Humes won't put pressure on U's players


9:00am Friday 26th September 2014

Tony Humes insists Colchester United’s basement battle at bogey team Crewe Alexandra is not a six-pointer.

Healey - I'll fire U's up the table


8:03am Thursday 25th September 2014

New loan signing Rhys Healey has vowed to repay Tony Humes’ faith in him by firing Colchester United up the League One table.

Wright happy to be back in the fray for U's


9:30am Wednesday 24th September 2014

Drey Wright says he is happy to be back in first team action for Colchester United following his return from injury.

Bonne on target as U's under-21s share spoils with Coventry

Gazette: Macauley Bonne gives Colchester the lead. Picture: Richard Blaxhall/Colchester United

4:35pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

Colchester United’s under-21s maintained their solid start to the season with a 2-2 draw with Coventry City.

Jon Waldron - my views on the U's


11:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

It was interesting to hear Phil Parkinson reflect on his time at Colchester United in the aftermath of his return there with Bradford City.

Big incentive for U's under-21s ahead of Sky Blues clash


8:09am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

John McGreal believes the continued emergence of Colchester United’s young starlets this season can be the perfect carrot for the club’s academy players.

U's striker Ibehre still on the sidelines


2:30pm Monday 22nd September 2014

Jabo Ibehre is likely to have to be patient in his bid to return to first-team action with Colchester United.

Parkinson believes U's have bright future


10:30am Monday 22nd September 2014

Phil Parkinson believes his former club Colchester United have a bright future after his Bradford City side played out a 0-0 draw at the Weston Homes Community Stadium.

Reds move was right for Holman


9:10am Monday 22nd September 2014

Colchester United manager Tony Humes says playing league football was the main reason behind his loan move to Wrexham.

Moncur loving life under Humes


8:40am Monday 22nd September 2014

George Moncur says he is enjoying life under new Colchester United manager Tony Humes.

U's play out goal-less draw with Bradford

Gazette: Staying put - Alex Gilbey has extended his stay with Colchester United.

4:50pm Saturday 20th September 2014

Colchester United claimed a third clean sheet in four games under Tony Humes following a hard-fought 0-0 draw with Bradford City this afternoon.

Colchester United v Bradford City - live!

Gazette: Road to recovery - Colchester United midfielder Craig Eastmond will continue his comeback from injury tonight at

2:07pm Saturday 20th September 2014

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

U's complete Healey signing as Holman leaves on loan


5:34pm Friday 19th September 2014

Colchester United have signed Cardiff City striker Rhys Healey on loan until December.

Lawrence hungry for more U's action after debut to remember


2:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

Byron Lawrence is unlikely to forget his Colchester United debut in a hurry.

Parkinson - managing U's was a "fantastic experience"


12:00pm Friday 19th September 2014

Phil Parkinson has described his time at Colchester United as a “great learning curve”.

Humes upbeat ahead of Bradford clash


9:00am Friday 19th September 2014

Tony Humes insists his Colchester United players will head into their home game with Bradford City in upbeat mood, despite the manner of their midweek defeat against Sheffield United.

Healey's loan move is put on hold

Gazette: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

2:23pm Thursday 18th September 2014

Colchester United's pursuit of Cardiff City striker Rhys Healey has been put on hold following Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's departure from the Championship club.

U's dramatic defeat against Blades was "massively disappointing" admits Humes


10:47pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Tony Humes admits his Colchester United players were left devastated by their dramatic 3-2 defeat at the hands of Sheffield United.

U's relinquish two-goal lead to suffer dramatic Blades defeat


9:58pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Colchester United relinquished a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 at home to Sheffield United tonight.

Wright scores twice as U's under-21s see off Bees


5:17pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Drey Wright marked his comeback from injury with two goals as Colchester United's under-21s battled back from two goals down to beat Brentford 3-2 at Florence Park.

U's linked with Cardiff City striker Healey


4:28pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Colchester United have been linked with a loan move for Cardiff City striker Rhys Healey.

Jon Waldron - my views on the U's


2:00pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Confidence can mean so much in football.

Humes won't rush into defensive loan signings


11:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Colchester United boss Tony Humes insists he will not make any “knee-jerk reactions” after skipper Magnus Okuonghae was ruled out for four games.

Kent ready to make first home start for U's


10:23am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Teenager Frankie Kent says he is ready to answer Tony Humes’ call and make his first home start for Colchester United against Sheffield United tonight.

Colchester United v Sheffield United - live!

Gazette: Staying put - Alex Gilbey has extended his stay with Colchester United.

7:02pm Tuesday 16th September 2014

Stay here for updates from Colchester United's game with Sheffield United, as Tony Humes takes charge of his first home game as U's boss

Sanchez wants more goals after getting off the mark


11:33am Monday 15th September 2014

Sanchez Watt is hoping to hit the goal trail for Colchester United after hitting the net for the first time in nearly eight months.

U's will not appeal Okuonghae red card


9:22am Monday 15th September 2014

Colchester United will not appeal against Magnus Okuonghae’s red card against Leyton Orient.

Sears targets more wins after U's get off the mark


9:10am Monday 15th September 2014

Freddie Sears believes Colchester United’s superb victory at Leyton Orient can be the catalyst for them to go on a winning run.

Humes hails ten-man U's after impressive win


5:55pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Tony Humes praised his Colchester United side after they battled against the odds to claim their first win of the season.

Ten-man U's claim memorable win at Leyton Orient

Gazette: Happy memories - Colchester defender Magnus Okuonghae played his part in helping them claim a 2-0 win at Leyton Orient, last season. Picture: WARREN PAGE

4:57pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Ten-man Colchester United claimed their first victory of the season this afternoon after claiming a hugely impressive 2-0 victory at Leyton Orient.

Leyton Orient v Colchester United - live!

Gazette: Sending a message - Colchester United midfielder Alex Gilbey wants the club's supporters to stick with them, despite their home defeat against Swindon Town. Picture: STEVE BRADING (CO86651-14)

2:27pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Stay here for updates for Colchester United's game at Leyton Orient this afternoon!

Watt ready to return to his roots

Gazette: On target - Colchester United's Sanchez Watt (right) in action against Stevenage. Picture: SEANA HUGHES (CO70543-01)

2:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

HE was born a London bus ride away from Brisbane Road.

U's boss Humes weighing up loan move

Gazette: On the mend - Jabo Ibehre is said to be on the recovery trail after missing the U's last three games because of injury. Picture: STEVE BRADING (CO87590-40)

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Colchester United manager Tony Humes is plotting to raid the loan market in a bid to bolster his squad.

Holman may be loaned by U's


8:03am Thursday 11th September 2014

Dan Holman could be sent out on loan in a bid to gain some much-needed match action.

McCall appointed U's head scout

Gazette: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

7:50am Wednesday 10th September 2014

Colchester United have appointed Ipswich Town legend Steve McCall as their new head scout, as new boss Tony Humes continues to reshape his backroom staff.

Smith - U's debut was a "special" moment


12:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Dominic Smith says it was a “special” moment to make his first-team debut for Colchester United.

McGreal makes winning start to life as U's under-21s manager


10:54am Tuesday 9th September 2014

John McGreal secured victory in his first game in charge of Colchester United under-21s.

Jon Waldron - my views on the U's


8:12am Tuesday 9th September 2014

The main focus over recent days has been on Tony Humes and his appointment as Colchester United’s new manager.

McGreal ready for first game in charge of U's under-21s


9:15am Monday 8th September 2014

John McGreal will take charge of Colchester’s under-21s for the first time tonight.


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