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The game is over, as the referee blows the whistle.
Free kick scored by Andy Taylor. Colchester 1-1 Walsall.
Foul by Daniel Pappoe on Troy Hewitt, free kick awarded.
Richard O'Donnell takes the free kick.
Jabo Ibehre concedes a free kick for a foul on James Chambers.
Andy Taylor crosses the ball.
Matthew Taylor makes a clearance.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Craig Westcarr.
The ball is sent over by Julian Gray.
Header by James Chambers misses to the right of the target.
Sam Walker crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Romaine Sawyers concedes a free kick for a foul on Luke Garbutt.
Brian Wilson restarts play with the free kick.
Jeffrey Monakana fouled by Romaine Sawyers, the ref awards a free kick.
(Colchester) makes a substitution, with Daniel Pappoe coming on for Craig Eastmond.
Sam Walker takes the free kick.
Foul by Sam Mantom on Brian Wilson, free kick awarded.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Craig Westcarr.
Troy Hewitt joins the action as a substitute, replacing Ashley Hemmings.
Sammie Szmidics is brought on as a substitute for Freddie Sears.
Craig Eastmond challenges Romaine Sawyers unfairly and gives away a free kick.
A cross is delivered by Ashley Hemmings.
Shot by Ashley Hemmings went harmlessly over the bar.
Corner taken by Craig Westcarr.
Romaine Sawyers takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Alex Gilbey fouled by James Chambers, the ref awards a free kick.
Craig Eastmond restarts play with the free kick.
The referee shows Paul Downing a yellow card.
Free kick taken by Luke Garbutt.
James Baxendale goes off and Julian Gray comes on.
Romaine Sawyers on for Nicky Featherstone.
Craig Westcarr challenges Magnus Okuonghae unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Free kick taken by Andy Taylor.
Unfair challenge on Adam Chambers by Marcus Bean results in a free kick.
Craig Westcarr has an effort at goal. Sam Walker safely holds on.
Gavin Massey goes off and Jeffrey Monakana comes on.
The ball is crossed by James Chambers.
Clearance made by Nicky Featherstone.
Alex Gilbey takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Richard O'Donnell parries the effort to safety.
Nicky Featherstone has an effort at goal.
Alex Gilbey receives a yellow card for time wasting.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Eastmond on Ashley Hemmings.
Free kick taken by Ashley Hemmings.
Clearance made by Marcus Bean.
Corner from the left by-line taken by James Baxendale.
Foul by James Baxendale on Luke Garbutt, free kick awarded.
Alex Gilbey takes a shot. Richard O'Donnell catches the ball.
Unfair challenge on Craig Eastmond by Sam Mantom results in a free kick.
Chance falls to James Chambers who heads at goal.
Craig Westcarr delivers the ball.
Ashley Hemmings takes a shot. Sam Walker catches the ball.
A cross is delivered by Nicky Featherstone.
The referee blows the whistle to start the second half.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Ashley Hemmings.
Sam Mantom takes the chance to get an effort at goal and bounces off the post.
The match has reached half-time.
Adam Chambers concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Gilbey.
Gavin Massey takes a weak shot and went wide right of the target.
Craig Westcarr is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
Craig Eastmond manages to make a clearance.
Free kick taken by Paul Downing.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Chambers by Craig Eastmond.
Header at goal by Jabo Ibehre to the left of the net.
Adam Chambers challenges Alex Gilbey unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Centre by Alex Gilbey.
The offside flag is raised against Jabo Ibehre.
Andy Taylor fouled by Brian Wilson, the ref awards a free kick.
Corner taken by Adam Chambers.
Corner taken by Craig Westcarr from the right by-line.
James Baxendale takes a shot and bounced off the bar.
Shot by Jabo Ibehre went wide of the left-hand post.
Gavin Massey is ruled offside.
Jabo Ibehre takes the free kick.
Andy Butler challenges Jabo Ibehre unfairly and gives away a free kick.
The ball is swung over by Andy Taylor.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Marcus Bean on Nicky Featherstone.
Shot from the free kick by Luke Garbutt went wide of the left-hand post.
Adam Chambers challenges Jabo Ibehre unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Shot on goal comes in from Craig Westcarr from the free kick. Sam Walker catches the ball.
Craig Eastmond concedes a free kick for a foul on Ashley Hemmings.
Alex Gilbey takes a shot and goes harmlessly over the bar.
Freddie Sears scores with a right foot finish. Colchester 1-0 Walsall.Gavin Massey provided the assist for the goal.
Clearance by Alex Gilbey.
Craig Westcarr takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the goal.
James Baxendale has an effort at goal. Sam Walker parries the ball away.
The referee starts the match.
Dunne's crocks back in hunt
Colchester boss Joe Dunne is hoping his severe injury problems ease for the visit of Walsall.
Forwards Gavin Massey (hamstring) and Clinton Morrison (facial infection), midfielder Tosin Olufemi (thigh) and defender Ryan Dickson (illness) are in contention to return against the Saddlers.
Daniel Pappoe is also back in the fold having completed his three-match suspension for the red card received at Bradford.
Dunne still remains without Sanchez Watt (thigh), Drey Wright (knee), Mark Cousins (foot), Josh Thompson, Tom Eastman (both ankle) and Mason Spence (hamstring).
Walsall will be without Milan Lalkovic as they look to get back to winning ways.
The forward is away on international duty with Slovakia's Under-21 squad and so misses out as the Saddlers aim to end a three-match winless run.
Romaine Sawyers, James Baxendale and Ashley Hemmings are each competing to replace Lalkovic, having impressed off the bench in the second half of last weekend's 2-0 home defeat to Bradford.
Otherwise, boss Dean Smith, who this week penned a new one-year contract extension, boasts a fully-fit squad at the West Homes Community Stadium.
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