Colchester United have announced their intentions for next season early on, by signing high-profile midfielder Harry Pell for a six-figure fee yesterday, just five days after the end of the current regular campaign.
Here are Colchester United writer Carl Marston’s U’s Player Ratings after yesterday’s 2-1 defeat at Lincoln City, when substitute Luke Waterfall’s injury-time header finally ended the U’s already slender hopes of making the play-offs.
Colchester United midfielder, Ben Stevenson, admitted that the U’s were playing “without fear” after recording a third win on the trot, away at Forest Green Rovers in the Cotswolds yesterday afternoon.
Club captain Luke Prosser answered his manager’s call for goals to come from other areas, in Saturday’s superb 2-1 win over then-leaders Luton Town, and the central defender is looking for more of the same at Forest Green Rovers this afternoon.
Colchester United writer Carl Marston awards his player ratings after yesterday’s 2-1 home win over Luton Town, when first-half headed goals by Tom Eastman and Luke Prosser secured three points for John McGreal’s men.