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Following hot on the heels of club stalwart Tom Eastman, the duo of Drey Wright and Lewis Kinsella have secured their Colchester United futures for another season.
Tom Eastman has signed a new two-year contract with Colchester United.
You have to play everybody some-time, twice, but the new League Two fixture for the 2017-18 season, at first glance, does not look particularly kind to Colchester United.
Here’s a few observations from today’s unveiling of Colchester United’s new fixture list for the 2017-18 season.
Colchester United fans have been reacting to the release of the League Two fixtures on Wednesday morning.
Colchester United will kick off their second season back in League Two with an away fixture at Accrington Stanley on Saturday, August 5
Colchester United’s League Cup tie against Aston Villa will be televised live on Sky Sports.
Here are five things to learn from Colchester United’s League Two fixture list for 2017-18. The fixtures were unveiled this morning.
Football supporters, having digested their team’s first and last games of the season, tend to look at the holiday fixtures for inspiration.
Colchester United, on their way to eighth spot in League Two last season, began that campaign like a train, and they will be looking to replicate that for 2017-18.
Colchester United are a League Two club, but they do have a few players on their books who could do a good job at Ipswich Town.
Ipswich Town will face Luton away in the first round of the League Cup, while Colchester United will host Aston Villa.
U’s reporter CARL MARSTON compares Chris Porter, who left to join Crewe last week, to fellow No. 9 target men who have donned a U’s shirt over the last 25 years
Colchester United’s veteran striker Chris Porter has left the club to sign for Crewe Alexandra.
Colchester United reshaped their squad with a glut of new recruits last summer, but the Essex club have no need for a big recruitment drive during this close-season, ahead of the 2017-18 campaign.
Richard Garcia is one of the most talented players ever to don a Colchester United shirt, and he graced the hallowed turf at Layer Road at the time of the most successful period in the Essex club’s history.
Colchester United have frozen the price of their season tickets for the 2017-18 season.
Colchester United boss, John McGreal, sees no reason to revamp the Essex club’s training regime, despite the spate of long-term injuries last season.
Colchester United boss, John McGreal, felt that the finish-line appeared just too early for his side to make the League Two play-offs last season.
After several years of flirting with relegation, which duly ended in the dreaded drop into the fourth tier last year, this last season has been a breath of fresh air at Colchester United.
John McGreal will be cheering on Tranmere Rovers to win the National League play-off final, when his old club take on Forest Green Rovers at Wembley tomorrow (3pm).
Colchester United boss, John McGreal, does not anticipate recruiting so many new signings this summer, ahead of his second season at the helm, in contrast to the previous summer’s mini-revolution.
Essex side Stanway Rovers have appointed former Colchester United midfielder Kemi Izzet as player-boss.
Matt Briggs could be considered a little unlucky to be released by Colchester United, after the Essex club’s retained list was published yesterday.
Colchester United defensive duo Matt Briggs and Lloyd Doyley will depart the Weston Homes Community Stadium this summer, after the club opted against offering them new contracts.
Tarique Fosu would love to return to Colchester United next season, following the dazzling end to his loan campaign with the U’s during 2016-17.
George Elokobi, crowned Colchester United’s player-of-the-year by the club’s supporters only last week, wants to mastermind a successful promotion campaign next season.
Here are a few talking points from Saturday’s roller coaster ride of emotions at Colchester United, following a 2-0 home win over Yeovil.
Colchester United boss John McGreal was proud of his players’ performance, both during today’s 2-0 home win over Yeovil, and throughout an injury-ravaged season.
Colchester United 2 Yeovil Town 0
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