Carl Marston’s Colchester United Player Ratings after defeat to Tranmere

U's keeper Dillion Barnes makes a save, but David Perkins is poised to pounce on the rebound, to mak

U's keeper Dillion Barnes makes a save, but David Perkins is poised to pounce on the rebound, to make it 2-0 to Tranmere Rovers. Picture: STEVE WALLER WWW.STEPHENWALLER.COM - Credit: Picture: Steve Waller

Colchester United correspondent Carl Marston awards his Player Ratings (out of 10) following yesterday’s 2-0 home defeat to Tranmere Rovers.

Dillon Barnes 6

Unable to keep out Norwood

Ryan Jackson 7

Tranmere defender Mark Ellis takes the legs of the U's man-of-the-match Abo Eisa, during the first h

Tranmere defender Mark Ellis takes the legs of the U's man-of-the-match Abo Eisa, during the first half of Saturday's 2-0 home defeat. Picture: STEVE WALLER - Credit: Picture: Steve Waller

Good surging runs in first half


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Luke Prosser 6

One shot blocked before half-time

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Frankie Kent 6

Went close with a header

Kane Vincent-Young 6

Tried to attack from left-back role

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Tom Lapslie 6

Welcome return after injury

Ben Stevenson 6

Found it hard to make an impact

Courtney Senior 5

Winger has gone of the boil recently

Sammie Szmodics 6

Had his moments, but no goal

Abo Eisa 8

U’s star man, hit the woodwork

Mikael Mandron 6

Never looked like scoring

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