There used to be a time when Colchester United were regularly on the wrong end of some heavy defeats, especially when they were low on confidence, short of self-belief and in the midst of a relegation battle.
Following injuries to strikers Jon Walters and Ellis Harrison, manager Paul Hurst has some thinking to do. In part one of this feature, STUART WATSON looks at five options when it comes to free agents.
Mick McCarthy is pleased to see former Ipswich Town youngster Jack Marriott performing so well but insists it was the right decision to let the striker go following a 'disgraceful' pre-season prior to his departure.
Everton's David Unsworth would be seriously interested in launching his managerial career at Ipswich Town if his former club were looking for an up-and-coming boss, the EADT and Ipswich Star understands.