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Chris Taylor has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the goal.
The official flags Matt Smith offside. Indirect free kick taken by Mark Cousins. Kemal Izzet joins the action as a substitute, replacing Michail Antonio.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Taylor by Anthony Wordsworth. Direct free kick taken by Filipe Morais. Anthony Wordsworth is shown a yellow card.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Carl Winchester by Steven Gillespie. Bradley Diallo takes the free kick.
Lloyd James challenges Carl Winchester unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nathan Clarke takes the free kick.
Outswinging corner taken by Lloyd James from the right by-line, Nathan Clarke makes a clearance.
Reuben Reid fouled by Magnus Okuonghae, the ref awards a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Filipe Morais. Magnus Okuonghae is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour.
Nathan Clarke concedes a free kick for a foul on Steven Gillespie. Andy Bond is brought on as a substitute for John-Joe O'Toole. Brian Wilson takes the free kick.
Michail Antonio is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Indirect free kick taken by Alex Cisak.
The offside flag is raised against Nathan Clarke. Free kick taken by Mark Cousins. Steven Gillespie on for Kayode Odejayi.
Michail Antonio handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Filipe Morais.
Short corner taken by Lloyd James.
Michail Antonio takes a shot. Save by Alex Cisak.
Lloyd James gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Bradley Diallo. Direct free kick taken by Carl Winchester.
Inswinging corner taken by Lloyd James, Matt Heath scores a headed goal from inside the box. Colchester 4-1 Oldham.Assist by Lloyd James.
Corner taken by Lloyd James from the left by-line played to the near post, Chris Taylor makes a clearance.
John-Joe O'Toole concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Taylor. Indirect free kick taken by Kieran Lee.
Shot by Michail Antonio. Alex Cisak makes a save.
Matt Smith takes a shot.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mark Cousins by Zander Diamond. Mark Cousins takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Ian Henderson by Zander Diamond results in a Penalty. Penalty taken left-footed by Anthony Wordsworth and scored. Colchester 2-1 Oldham.
Corner taken right-footed by Filipe Morais, John-Joe O'Toole makes a clearance.
The referee gives a free kick against Reuben Reid for handball. Mark Cousins restarts play with the free kick. The referee cautions Reuben Reid for unsporting behaviour.
Ian Henderson scores a headed goal from close in. Colchester 3-1 Oldham.The assist for the goal came from Michail Antonio.
John-Joe O'Toole has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the target.
Paul Black leaves the field to be replaced by Bradley Diallo.
Carl Winchester has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area missing to the wide left of the goal.
Inswinging corner taken by Lloyd James, Alex Cisak makes a save.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Carl Winchester on John-Joe O'Toole. Free kick taken by Lloyd James.
Header on goal by Michail Antonio from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
Lloyd James decides to take a short corner.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ian Henderson by Paul Black. Paul Black is given a yellow card. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Lloyd James, James Wesolowski manages to make a clearance.
Penalty awarded for a foul by Mark Cousins on Reuben Reid. Penalty taken right-footed by Reuben Reid and scored. Colchester 1-1 Oldham.
Anthony Wordsworth concedes a free kick for a foul on Paul Black. Direct free kick taken by Paul Black.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ben Coker by Reuben Reid. Ben Coker restarts play with the free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Reuben Reid. Mark Cousins restarts play with the free kick. Matt Smith on for David Mellor.
Corner taken right-footed by Lloyd James, Anthony Wordsworth produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.
Foul by John-Joe O'Toole on Kieran Lee, free kick awarded. Alex Cisak restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kayode Odejayi by Zander Diamond. Indirect free kick taken by Lloyd James.
The official flags Reuben Reid offside. Mark Cousins takes the indirect free kick.
Michail Antonio is penalised for a handball. Alex Cisak takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Zander Diamond on Lloyd James. Shot comes in from Anthony Wordsworth from the free kick.
Foul by Chris Taylor on Matt Heath, free kick awarded. Mark Cousins takes the indirect free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Taylor by Magnus Okuonghae. Paul Black restarts play with the free kick.
John-Joe O'Toole produces a header from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Corner from left by-line taken by Lloyd James.
Nathan Clarke fouled by Kayode Odejayi, the ref awards a free kick. Nathan Clarke takes the direct free kick.
Shot by Nathan Clarke from outside the box goes high over the target.
David Mellor takes a inswinging corner.
Home sweet home for Us
Colchester secured their first home win of the season with an emphatic 4-1 victory over Oldham.
They took the lead after just 17 seconds through Anthony Wordsworth's superb left-foot shot from the edge of the area which flew into the top corner.
Wordsworth and John-Joe O'Toole both went close with headers for the Us before Oldham equalised in controversial circumstances when Reuben Reid scored from the spot after goalkeeper Mark Cousins was adjudged to have fouled him in the area.
But Wordsworth restored Colchester's lead with a penalty in first-half stoppage time after Zander Diamond was harshly ruled to have shoved Ian Henderson in the box.
And the impressive Henderson headed the Us further ahead 30 seconds after half-time, after meeting Michail Antonio's pinpoint cross from close range.
Defender Matt Heath headed in a fourth for Colchester 10 minutes later from Lloyd James' corner.
Oldham's Filipe Morais smacked the woodwork with a free-kick late on but Colchester deserved their win.
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