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Corner taken by David Mellor from the right by-line.
The final whistle goes and the game is over.
Connor Brown crosses the ball.
Connor Brown produces a cross.
Strike on goal comes in from David Mellor from the free kick and goes over the bar.
Unfair challenge on Connor Brown by Tom Eastman results in a free kick.
Shot by Connor Brown went wide right of the net.
Sam Walker restarts play with the free kick.
Danny Philliskirk is caught offside.
Free kick awarded for a foul by David Wright on Michael Petrasso.
(Colchester) makes a substitution, with Alex Gilbey coming on for Craig Eastmond.
Foul by Dominic Vose on Jonathan Grounds, free kick awarded.
John Pritchard on for Adam Rooney.
Luke Garbutt restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Matteo Lanzoni on Clinton Morrison.
Free kick taken by Magnus Okuonghae.
Unfair challenge on Marcus Bean by David Mellor results in a free kick.
Michael Petrasso restarts play with the free kick.
David Mellor challenges Dominic Vose unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Ryan Dickson has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.
David Mellor produces a cross.
Corner from the left by-line taken by David Mellor.
Sam Walker makes a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Michael Petrasso.
Clinton Morrison replaces Jabo Ibehre.
(Colchester) makes a substitution, with Ryan Dickson coming on for Blair Turgott.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Luke Garbutt.
Mark Oxley takes the free kick.
Jabo Ibehre gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Matteo Lanzoni.
Jabo Ibehre is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Luke Garbutt.
Shot by Korey Smith.
Shot by David Mellor went wide right of the net.
Free kick taken by Mark Oxley.
Danny Philliskirk receives a caution for unsporting behaviour.
Unfair challenge on Blair Turgott by Danny Philliskirk results in a free kick.
Foul by Blair Turgott on Connor Brown, free kick awarded.
The ball is crossed by Jabo Ibehre.
Adam Rooney crosses the ball.
David Mellor crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Michael Petrasso fouled by Blair Turgott, the ref awards a free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matteo Lanzoni by Jabo Ibehre.
The referee gets the second half underway.
The ref blows to end the first period.
Carl Winchester restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Craig Eastmond on Michael Petrasso.
Danny Philliskirk takes a shot and went wide left of the goal.
Ellis Plummer delivers the ball.
Shot by Craig Eastmond went wide right of the target.
Jabo Ibehre produces a cross.
Marcus Bean challenges Carl Winchester unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Carl Winchester goes off and Kirk Millar comes on.
Connor Brown comes on in place of Ellis Plummer.
The ball is delivered by James Tarkowski.
Marcus Bean gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Carl Winchester.
David Mellor crosses the ball.
David Mellor has an effort at goal.
Free kick taken by Carl Winchester.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Carl Winchester by David Wright.
Free kick taken by Danny Philliskirk.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Rooney by Magnus Okuonghae.
Sam Walker takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Brian Wilson by Adam Rooney results in a free kick.
The ball is swung over by David Mellor.
Jabo Ibehre scores a right footed goal. Oldham 0-2 Colchester.Assist by Dominic Vose.
Korey Smith takes the free kick.
Craig Eastmond concedes a free kick for a foul on Korey Smith.
Shot by Matteo Lanzoni missed to the right of the net.
Matteo Lanzoni crosses the ball.
Shot by Carl Winchester cleared the target.
Free kick taken by Ellis Plummer.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Adam Rooney by David Wright.
Corner from the right by-line taken by David Mellor.
Dominic Vose challenges Korey Smith unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Shot by Craig Eastmond went wide left of the target.
Free kick taken by Brian Wilson.
Marcus Bean fouled by Danny Philliskirk, the ref awards a free kick.
Tom Eastman takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Craig Eastmond by Korey Smith results in a free kick.
The ball is sent over by Michael Petrasso.
Michael Petrasso takes a shot. Sam Walker safely holds on.
Centre by Matteo Lanzoni.
James Tarkowski takes the free kick.
Danny Philliskirk fouled by Magnus Okuonghae, the ref awards a free kick.
An unfortunate own goal is conceded by Ellis Plummer. Oldham 0-1 Colchester.
Foul by Jabo Ibehre on Carl Winchester, free kick awarded.
Blair Turgott produces a cross.
The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.
Wesolowski blow for Latics
Midfielder James Wesolowski will be missing when Oldham entertain Colchester at Boundary Park.
The Australian could miss up to five weeks after fracturing a cheekbone in Latics' 4-1 FA Cup win over Mansfield - a result which ensures they face Liverpool at Anfield next.
Manager Lee Johnson admits it has left his squad looking thin ahead of the hectic Christmas period with striker Charlie MacDonald (thigh) and defender Edijs Joksts (back) still missing and Jonson Clarke-Harris serving a one-match ban after accruing five yellow cards.
However, both David Mellor and Kirk Millar overcame doubts to be part of the win over the Stags and Johnson's men are buoyed by a run which has seen them avoid defeat in normal time in their last nine home games.
Sanchez Watt will provide a timely boost to Colchester's ranks ahead of the trip.
The winger, signed from Arsenal over the summer, has not featured since the end of August due to a thigh injury, but he is now back to full fitness and likely to be named on the bench at Boundary Park as he builds up his match sharpness going into the hectic festive period.
Captain Brian Wilson also returns to the fold having missed last weekend's desperately disappointing 4-0 home defeat to Notts County through suspension.
However, Freddie Sears, Gavin Massey, Marcus Bean (all hamstring), Josh Thompson (ankle) and Drey Wright (knee) remain sidelined.
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