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Free kick awarded for a foul by Tom Adeyemi on Kem Izzet. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Andy Bond, clearance made by Shaleum Logan.
Anthony Wordsworth goes off and Clinton Morrison comes on.
Harry Forrester is penalised for a handball. Mark Cousins takes the direct free kick.
Farid El Alagui finds the net with a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Brentford 1-0 Colchester.The assist for the goal came from Harry Forrester.
Farid El Alagui produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.
Farid El Alagui takes a shot. Save by Mark Cousins. Corner taken right-footed by Harry Forrester from the right by-line, clearance made by Magnus Okuonghae.
Foul by Ian Henderson on Tony Craig, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Jake Bidwell.
Tom Adeyemi has a headed effort from close range and clears the bar.
Shaleum Logan takes a shot. Blocked by Tom Eastman. Corner taken left-footed by Harry Forrester, Tony Craig has a headed effort from close range and clears the crossbar.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Freddie Sears by Toumani Diagouraga. Free kick crossed left-footed by Anthony Wordsworth from right channel, Jonathan Douglas manages to make a clearance.
Foul by Farid El Alagui on Ben Coker, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Mark Cousins.
Tom Adeyemi comes on in place of Adam Forshaw.
Anthony Wordsworth decides to take a short corner.
The referee blows for offside against Paul Hayes. Mark Cousins takes the free kick.
Kem Izzet takes a shot from 35 yards clearing the bar. Paul Hayes is brought on as a substitute for Clayton Donaldson.
Harry Forrester has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide left of the goal.
Short corner taken by Anthony Wordsworth.
Corner taken left-footed by Anthony Wordsworth from the left by-line, clearance made by Tony Craig.
Freddie Sears takes a shot. Tony Craig gets a block in.
Jonathan Douglas takes a shot. Save made by Mark Cousins.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Clayton Donaldson. Direct free kick taken by Mark Cousins.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Harry Forrester on Kem Izzet. Free kick taken by Magnus Okuonghae.
Marcus Bean fouled by Tony Craig, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Anthony Wordsworth from right wing, clearance made by Jake Bidwell.
Shot from just outside the area by Harry Forrester goes over the bar.
(Brentford) makes a substitution, with Harry Forrester coming on for Sam Saunders.
Shot from long distance by Jonathan Douglas goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Freddie Sears takes a shot. Save by Simon Moore.
Ian Henderson challenges Harlee Dean unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Harlee Dean.
Jonathan Douglas challenges Marcus Bean unfairly and gives away a free kick. Anthony Wordsworth produces a cross, Tom Eastman has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Foul by Adam Forshaw on Ian Henderson, free kick awarded. Ben Coker takes the free kick.
Effort on goal by Adam Forshaw from long range goes harmlessly over the target.
Jonathan Douglas takes a shot. Brian Wilson gets a block in.
Shot by Shaleum Logan. Anthony Wordsworth gets a block in. Corner taken right-footed by Sam Saunders from the left by-line, Tom Eastman manages to make a clearance.
Sam Saunders gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Freddie Sears. The referee books Sam Saunders for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Magnus Okuonghae.
The referee blows for offside against Freddie Sears. Tony Craig restarts play with the free kick.
Ian Henderson has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.
Foul by Anthony Wordsworth on Toumani Diagouraga, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Simon Moore.
Ian Henderson produces a volleyed right-footed shot from 12 yards. Simon Moore makes a save.
Anthony Wordsworth takes a shot. Tony Craig gets a block in.
Close range header by Farid El Alagui goes over the crossbar.
Close range header by Anthony Wordsworth misses to the right of the target.
Foul by Clayton Donaldson on Tom Eastman, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Mark Cousins.
Shot from close in by Andy Bond misses to the left of the goal.
Unfair challenge on Farid El Alagui by Magnus Okuonghae results in a free kick. Sam Saunders sends in a cross, Clayton Donaldson takes a shot. Mark Cousins makes a save.
Foul by Jonathan Douglas on Marcus Bean, free kick awarded. Magnus Okuonghae takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Marcus Bean on Shaleum Logan. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Sam Saunders from right wing, Anthony Wordsworth makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andy Bond by Farid El Alagui. Direct free kick taken by Mark Cousins.
Clayton Donaldson produces a left-footed shot from inside the six-yard box that clears the bar.
Toumani Diagouraga has an effort at goal from close in which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Sam Saunders, save made by Mark Cousins.
Clayton Donaldson has a header from close in and clears the crossbar.
Bidwell pushing for starting spot
Brentford have no new injury problems for the visit of Colchester.
Midfielders Toumani Diagouraga and Kevin O'Connor came off nursing slight knocks during last weekend's 2-2 draw at Walsall but manager Uwe Rosler says everyone is available.
The only absentee is Stuart Dallas, who yet to make an appearance for the Bees so far. The winger is on international duty with Northern Ireland's Under-21's.
Jake Bidwell is pushing to replace Scott Barron at left-back after his successful introduction as a substitute on Saturday.
The 19-year-old is in line for his first start since rejoining the Bees on loan from Everton.
On-loan Norwich midfielder Tom Adeyemi was an unused sub at Walsall and is hoping to make his debut.
Colchester manager John Ward will be pondering changes.
The U's boss watched his side put in a positive first-half performance against Tranmere last weekend before being blown away after the break to go down 4-0 at Prenton Park.
Ward and his squad have had this week to mull over the heavy defeat and changes are inevitable at Griffin Park.
Ian Henderson, Gavin Massey, John-Joe O'Toole and Kem Izzet are among those in contention to start, while youngster Freddie Ladapo could earn a place in the matchday 18 having bagged for the club's reserves for the third successive match in midweek.
Colchester remain without a win in any competition from their five games so far this season.
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