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The referee ends the match.
Free kick taken by Brian Wilson.
Jose Baxter gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luke Garbutt.
Clearance by Harry Maguire.
Free kick taken by Luke Garbutt.
Simon Lappin challenges Sammie Szmidics unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Ryan Flynn challenges Ryan Dickson unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Conor Coady takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Jose Baxter by Luke Garbutt results in a free kick.
Ryan Flynn delivers the ball.
Clearance made by Ryan Dickson.
Tony McMahon restarts play with the free kick.
Chris Porter leaves the field to be replaced by Lyle Taylor.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Tony McMahon by Alex Gilbey.
Sammie Szmidics joins the action as a substitute, replacing Macauley Bonne.
Ryan Dickson makes a clearance.
The ball is sent over by Tony McMahon.
Clinton Morrison challenges Chris Porter unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Luke Garbutt shown a yellow card.
Luke Garbutt concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Flynn.
Clinton Morrison takes a shot. Blocked by Michael Doyle.
Clearance by Neill Collins.
Penalty scored by Chris Porter. Colchester 2-3 Sheff Utd.
Alex Gilbey concedes a free kick for a foul on Jose Baxter.
Dominic Vose joins the action as a substitute, replacing Craig Eastmond.
Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Jose Baxter. Clinton Morrison gets a block in.
Magnus Okuonghae challenges Chris Porter unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Clearance made by Matthew Hill.
Shaun Miller goes off and Jose Baxter comes on.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Eastmond on Shaun Miller.
Luke Garbutt takes a shot. Neill Collins gets a block in.
Clearance by Magnus Okuonghae.
Tom Eastman makes a clearance.
Marcus Bean crosses the ball.
Ryan Dickson crosses the ball.
Clinton Morrison takes a shot. George Long makes a block.
Free kick crossed by Simon Lappin.
Unfair challenge on Conor Coady by Craig Eastmond results in a free kick.
Stephen McGinn goes off and Ryan Flynn comes on.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Simon Lappin.
The ball is delivered by Tony McMahon.
Stephen McGinn crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Craig Eastmond gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Shaun Miller.
Foul by Neill Collins on Clinton Morrison, free kick awarded.
Matthew Hill manages to make a clearance.
Luke Garbutt takes a shot. Blocked by Tony McMahon.
George Long takes the free kick.
Foul by Clinton Morrison on Harry Maguire, free kick awarded.
Matthew Hill makes a clearance.
Ryan Dickson sends in a cross.
Clearance made by Magnus Okuonghae.
Clearance made by Tom Eastman.
Matthew Hill restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Brian Wilson on Chris Porter, free kick awarded.
Clearance made by Craig Eastmond.
Magnus Okuonghae makes a clearance.
Header by Chris Porter misses to the right of the target.
Matthew Hill crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Clearance made by Simon Lappin.
Harry Maguire makes a clearance.
Craig Eastmond manages to make a clearance.
Shot by Shaun Miller missed to the left of goal.
Clearance made by Michael Doyle.
Clearance made by Harry Maguire.
The referee gets the second half started.
The half-time whistle blows.
Sam Walker restarts play with the free kick.
Clearance by Michael Doyle.
Ryan Dickson comes on in place of Andy Bond.
Unfair challenge on Andy Bond by Simon Lappin results in a free kick.
A cross is delivered by Matthew Hill.
Tony McMahon makes a clearance.
Shot by Michael Doyle went over the bar.
Brian Wilson concedes a free kick for a foul on Shaun Miller.
Macauley Bonne takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.
Sam Walker takes the free kick.
Matthew Hill concedes a free kick for a foul on Clinton Morrison.
Clearance made by Marcus Bean.
Tom Eastman manages to make a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Magnus Okuonghae on Shaun Miller.
Harry Maguire challenges Magnus Okuonghae unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Clearance by Marcus Bean.
Corner taken by Stephen McGinn from the right by-line.
Brian Wilson manages to make a clearance.
Neill Collins manages to make a clearance.
Shot by Marcus Bean missed to the left of the net.
Andy Bond has an effort at goal. Blocked by Neill Collins.
Neill Collins makes a clearance.
Luke Garbutt takes a strike on goal from the free kick which goes harmlessly over the bar.
Unfair challenge on Clinton Morrison by Neill Collins results in a free kick.
Harry Maguire takes a shot and went wide right of the target.
Macauley Bonne manages to make a clearance.
Strike on goal comes in from Tony McMahon from the free kick. Sam Walker catches the ball.
Craig Eastmond concedes a free kick for a foul on Shaun Miller.
The ball is delivered by Simon Lappin.
The ball is crossed by Luke Garbutt.
The ball is crossed by Tony McMahon.
Conor Coady delivers the ball.
Shaun Miller takes a shot. Luke Garbutt gets a block in.
Clearance made by Neill Collins.
Clearance made by Tony McMahon.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Magnus Okuonghae on Chris Porter.
Tony McMahon manages to make a clearance.
Tony McMahon takes a shot. Sam Walker parries the ball away.
Magnus Okuonghae manages to make a clearance.
Clearance made by Andy Bond.
Clearance by Tom Eastman.
Shot by Andy Bond. Neill Collins gets a block in.
Clearance by Brian Wilson.
The game kicks-off.
Triple blow for U's
Colchester will be without on-loan trio Jeffrey Monakana, Elliot Lee and Cian Bolger for their FA Cup first-round tie at home to Sheffield United.
Preston winger Monakana, West Ham striker Lee and Bolton centre-back Bolger have all been denied permission to feature by their respective parent clubs.
However, goalkeeper Sam Walker and defender Luke Garbutt, on loan from Chelsea and Everton respectively, have been cleared for involvement.
Defender Tom Eastman makes a timely return to full fitness following his ankle injury to boost the ranks, while boss Joe Dunne may also be strengthened by the return of one or two more from the treatment room.
Sheffield United striker Shaun Miller is poised for his first start since Boxing Day.
Miller made his comeback off the bench in last month's home win over Port Vale and has appeared as a second-half substitute in the last two matches following long-term knee ligament damage.
But the Blades will be without suspended winger Febian Brandy, who starts a four-game ban following his dismissal in last week's defeat at Shrewsbury - his second red card of the season.
On-loan pair Simon Lappin (Cardiff) and Conor Coady (Everton) have been given permission to play by their parent clubs, while the Blades are hoping Leeds defender/winger Aidy White is also available.
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