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The referee ends the match.
Shaun Brisley is brought on as a substitute for Mark Little.
Luke Garbutt concedes a free kick for a foul on Mark Little.
Danny Swanson concedes a free kick for a foul on Marcus Bean.
Free kick taken by Robert Olejnik.
Foul by Craig Eastmond on Kgosi Ntlhe, free kick awarded.
Sammie Szmidics takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Robert Olejnik safely holds on.
Free kick taken by Kgosi Ntlhe.
Clearance made by Michael Bostwick.
Free kick taken by Paul Taylor.
Foul by Brian Wilson on Britt Assombalonga, free kick awarded.
Paul Taylor takes the free kick.
Foul by Macauley Bonne on Kgosi Ntlhe, free kick awarded.
Free kick taken by Sam Walker.
Cian Bolger fouled by Michael Bostwick, the ref awards a free kick.
Luke Garbutt receives a yellow card.
Luke Garbutt challenges Paul Taylor unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Headed chance falls to Britt Assombalonga. Sam Walker safely holds on.
Ryan Dickson comes on in place of Jeffrey Monakana.
Header by Britt Assombalonga misses to the right of the target.
Paul Taylor crosses the ball.
Danny Swanson fouled by Alex Gilbey, the ref awards a free kick.
Grant McCann goes off and Danny Swanson comes on.
Tyrone Barnett is brought on as a substitute for Gabriel Zakuani.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luke Garbutt by Mark Little.
Foul by Sammie Szmidics on Kgosi Ntlhe, free kick awarded.
Jack Payne takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Sam Walker catches the ball.
Tommy Rowe restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Mark Little by Luke Garbutt results in a free kick.
Macauley Bonne scores a headed goal. Colchester 1-0 Peterborough.Assist on the goal came from Luke Garbutt.
Elliot Lee goes off and Sammie Szmidics comes on.
Elliot Lee has an effort at goal.
Shot by Jeffrey Monakana went over the net.
Cian Bolger takes the free kick.
Jeffrey Monakana fouled by Grant McCann, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kgosi Ntlhe by Elliot Lee.
(Colchester) makes a substitution, with Macauley Bonne coming on for Clinton Morrison.
Tommy Rowe is booked.
Corner taken by Luke Garbutt from the left by-line.
The offside flag is raised against Luke Garbutt.
Paul Taylor takes a shot and cleared the goal.
Michael Bostwick is cautioned.
Cian Bolger restarts play with the free kick.
Jack Payne concedes a free kick for a foul on Elliot Lee.
Lee Tomlin sent off.
Foul by Lee Tomlin on Craig Eastmond, free kick awarded.
Lee Tomlin takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.
The ball is swung over by Paul Taylor.
The second half has started.
The half-time whistle blows.
Cian Bolger fouled by Tommy Rowe, the ref awards a free kick.
Michael Bostwick restarts play with the free kick.
Jack Payne fouled by Craig Eastmond, the ref awards a free kick.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Tommy Rowe.
Craig Eastmond takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the bar.
The ball is delivered by Paul Taylor.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Lee Tomlin.
Corner taken by Grant McCann from the right by-line.
Tommy Rowe takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Britt Assombalonga makes a clearance.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Luke Garbutt.
Header at goal by Tommy Rowe goes over the bar.
Corner taken by Grant McCann.
Jack Payne delivers the ball.
Jack Payne takes a shot and goes harmlessly over the bar.
Foul by Gabriel Zakuani on Elliot Lee, free kick awarded.
Shot by Paul Taylor.
Lee Tomlin takes the free kick.
Magnus Okuonghae gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Britt Assombalonga.
Free kick crossed by Lee Tomlin.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Cian Bolger on Britt Assombalonga.
Corner taken by Luke Garbutt.
Clearance by Jack Payne.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Luke Garbutt.
Craig Eastmond takes a shot.
Luke Garbutt takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Shot by Elliot Lee went over the crossbar.
Britt Assombalonga has a headed effort at goal. Sam Walker catches the ball.
Lee Tomlin produces a cross.
The ball is sent over by Jack Payne.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Eastmond on Jack Payne.
Marcus Bean takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Robert Olejnik catches the ball.
The referee starts the match.
Bolger set for U's debut
Cian Bolger is in line for his debut as out-of-sorts Colchester aim to halt high-flying Peterborough.
The centre-back signed on Thursday on a one-month loan deal from Bolton to provide welcome defensive cover for a U's side who are winless in 12 matches in all competitions.
David Wright sustained a hamstring injury late on in Tuesday's 1-1 draw at Shrewsbury and joins fellow defenders Tom Eastman, Josh Thompson (both ankle), Mason Spence (hamstring) and Danny Pappoe on the sidelines.
Striker Freddie Sears picked up a hamstring problem of his own in the first half at the Greenhous Meadow and is a doubt along with Jabo Ibehre, who missed out altogether against the Shrews, while Drey Wright (knee) and Sanchez Watt (thigh) continue to miss out.
Lee Tomlin is expected to make his long-awaited return to the Peterborough squad.
Tomlin has been out for the past month after suffering an ankle injury during the Capital One Cup defeat at Sunderland on September 24 but the seven-goal forward should at least be on the bench in Essex.
Manager Darren Ferguson is also hoping to have Mark Little available after the full-back missed the midweek stalemate with Sheffield United due to the hip problem that forced him off against Shrewsbury last Saturday.
Recent signing Shaun Jeffers scored a hat-trick for the development squad this week and the young striker could come into Ferguson's thinking for a starting spot after making his debut as a late substitute against the Shrews.
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