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Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Johnnie Jackson by Steven Gillespie. Indirect free kick taken by Rob Elliot.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Anthony Wordsworth from the left by-line to the near post, Kayode Odejayi has a headed effort from close range and clears the bar.
Booking for Rob Elliot.
Danny Green joins the action as a substitute, replacing Bradley Wright-Phillips.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Andy Hughes from the left by-line, clearance made by Kayode Odejayi.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Johnnie Jackson, clearance made by Matt Heath.
Jason Euell takes a shot. Save made by Mark Cousins.
Steven Gillespie concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Solly. Free kick taken by Rob Elliot.
Jason Euell is brought on as a substitute for Paul Hayes. Andy Hughes joins the action as a substitute, replacing Dale Stephens.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Lloyd James from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Rhoys Wiggins.
Unfair challenge on Ian Henderson by Rhoys Wiggins results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Lloyd James.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Anthony Wordsworth from the left by-line, clearance made by Michael Morrison.
Effort on goal by Johnnie Jackson from just inside the area clears the bar.
Effort from the edge of the area by John-Joe O'Toole goes wide of the left-hand post.
Lloyd James on for Michail Antonio.
Dale Stephens has an effort at goal from the edge of the box that misses to the right of the target.
Corner taken right-footed by Dale Stephens from the left by-line, Michael Rose manages to make a clearance.
Shot from just outside the box by Scott Wagstaff goes over the target.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Brian Wilson by Johnnie Jackson. Brian Wilson restarts play with the free kick.
Bradley Wright-Phillips has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target.
Shot by Bradley Wright-Phillips. Save by Mark Cousins.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Johnnie Jackson.
Steven Gillespie joins the action as a substitute, replacing Kemal Izzet.
Corner taken by Anthony Wordsworth from the right by-line to the near post, clearance made by Johnnie Jackson.
Corner taken by Anthony Wordsworth from the left by-line, clearance by Matthew Taylor.
Bradley Wright-Phillips concedes a free kick for a foul on Kemal Izzet. The referee cautions Bradley Wright-Phillips for unsporting behaviour. Free kick taken by Magnus Okuonghae.
Headed effort from inside the penalty area by Michail Antonio misses to the right of the target.
Bradley Wright-Phillips takes a shot. Save by Mark Cousins.
Corner taken short by Michael Rose.
Corner taken by Anthony Wordsworth, clearance by Matthew Taylor.
Danny Hollands fouled by Kemal Izzet, the ref awards a free kick. The referee shows Kemal Izzet a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Michael Morrison takes the direct free kick.
Close range shot by Kayode Odejayi clears the bar.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Anthony Wordsworth from the left by-line, Matthew Taylor manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken by Anthony Wordsworth, Magnus Okuonghae takes a shot. Save by Rob Elliot.
Brian Wilson takes a shot. Blocked by Johnnie Jackson.
Paul Hayes takes a shot. Save by Mark Cousins.
Scott Wagstaff fouled by Michael Rose, the ref awards a free kick. Rob Elliot takes the free kick.
Header by Ian Henderson from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.
Bradley Wright-Phillips grabs a goal from close range to the bottom right corner of the goal. Colchester 0-2 Charlton.Paul Hayes provided the assist for the goal.
Free kick awarded for a foul by John-Joe O'Toole on Danny Hollands. Rob Elliot takes the free kick.
Scott Wagstaff produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the left of the target.
Ian Henderson produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.
Short corner taken by Anthony Wordsworth.
Goal scored by Bradley Wright-Phillips from the edge of the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Colchester 0-1 Charlton.Assist by Scott Wagstaff.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Dale Stephens from the left by-line, clearance made by Brian Wilson.
Dale Stephens takes the inswinging corner, Johnnie Jackson takes a shot. Michael Rose makes a clearance.
Inswinging corner taken by John-Joe O'Toole.
Rhoys Wiggins gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michail Antonio. Anthony Wordsworth restarts play with the free kick, Paul Hayes crosses the ball,
Free kick awarded for a foul by John-Joe O'Toole on Danny Hollands. Free kick taken by Rob Elliot.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Bradley Wright-Phillips. Mark Cousins restarts play with the free kick.
Vincent worry for Us
Colchester winger Ashley Vincent is a major doubt for the visit of Charlton as he awaits the results of a scan on his left knee.
Vincent broke the deadlock in Saturday's 1-1 draw against Wycombe before being forced off just before half-time having twisted his knee.
Although the extent of the problem is not yet clear, it is almost certain the wide man will not feature against the Addicks.
Manager John Ward does have options, however, in Steven Gillespie - who stepped up his recovery from a groin problem by replacing Vincent at the weekend - Ben Coker and Lloyd James.
Midfielder Andy Bond (head) and goalkeeper Ben Williams (viral infection) are back in training and pushing to be in contention.
But midfielder Jordan Sanderson (foot) continues to miss out.
Charlton manager Chris Powell could face a goalkeeping dilemma.
Rob Elliot has started the first two games of the season despite stalling on a new contract, but summer signing Ben Hamer is close to recovering from a hand injury.
Powell could otherwise stick with the line-up which has picked up a maximum six points so far.
That would mean former Dagenham winger Danny Green having to wait for his debut as Scott Wagstaff has scored two in two games and is set to keep his place.
Striker Paul Benson will hope to make the bench after losing his place in the squad to the re-signed Jason Euell at the weekend.
Wright-Phillips at the double
A first-half brace from Bradley Wright-Phillips helped leaders Charlton maintain their 100% record with a well-deserved 2-0 win at previously unbeaten Colchester.
Colchester defender Michael Rose cleared skipper Johnnie Jackson's low drive off the goalline before Charlton took a 13th-minute lead through Wright-Phillips.
He pounced on Rose's error in midfield and played a one-two with Scott Wagstaff before coolly slotting past colchester goalkeeper Mark Cousins.
Cousins denied Wagstaff but Wright-Phillips doubled their lead after 28 minutes when he side-footed home from five yards, after Paul Hayes had helped on Jackson's cross.
Cousins denied Hayes and the closest Colchester came to scoring before half-time was when Charlton goalkeeper Rob Elliot pushed away Magnus Okuonghae's effort.
Cousins foiled Wright-Phillips in the opening minutes of the second half and again on the hour-mark as the former Southampton striker hunted for a hat-trick, while Jackson fired over from the edge of the penalty area and was then denied by Cousins from close-range as Charlton eased to another win.
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