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The referee ends the match.
Header at goal by Kyle Vassell. Sam Walker safely holds on.
A cross is delivered by Nick Ajose.
Nick Ajose takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Tosin Olufemi restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Nick Ajose on Alex Gilbey.
Kyle Vassell comes on in place of Danny Swanson.
Britt Assombalonga takes a weak shot and went wide right of the net.
Robert Olejnik restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jabo Ibehre on Mark Little.
Free kick crossed by Ryan Dickson.
Tommy Rowe concedes a free kick for a foul on Drey Wright.
Nick Ajose on for Conor Washington.
Lloyd Isgrove sends in a cross.
Freddie Sears sends in a cross.
Freddie Sears takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Shaun Brisley gets a block in.
Tommy Rowe takes the free kick.
Chance falls to Britt Assombalonga who heads at goal. Sam Walker catches the ball.
Centre by Tommy Rowe.
Lloyd Isgrove on for Josh McQuoid.
Jack Payne manages to make a clearance.
Shot by Danny Swanson went over the net.
Corner taken by Danny Swanson.
Michael Bostwick has an effort at goal. Magnus Okuonghae gets a block in.
Drey Wright is brought on as a substitute for David Wright.
Jabo Ibehre joins the action as a substitute, replacing Clinton Morrison.
Clearance made by Michael Bostwick.
Britt Assombalonga scores with a right foot finish. Peterborough 2-0 Colchester.
Shaun Brisley takes the free kick.
Foul by Alex Gilbey on Jack Payne, free kick awarded.
Gavin Massey on for Dominic Vose.
Clearance by Tom Eastman.
Free kick taken by Sam Walker.
Unfair challenge on Ryan Dickson by Mark Little results in a free kick.
The referee cautions Tosin Olufemi for unsporting behaviour.
Unfair challenge on Josh McQuoid by Tosin Olufemi results in a free kick.
Ryan Dickson restarts play with the free kick.
Michael Bostwick challenges Craig Eastmond unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Sam Walker takes the free kick.
Josh McQuoid gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Freddie Sears.
Danny Swanson restarts play with the free kick.
The second half has started.
Danny Swanson fouled by Tosin Olufemi, the ref awards a free kick.
The referee blows for offside against Britt Assombalonga.
The ball is sent over by Tommy Rowe.
Sam Walker restarts play with the free kick.
The ref blows to signal half-time.
Unfair challenge on Tosin Olufemi by Britt Assombalonga results in a free kick.
Magnus Okuonghae takes the free kick.
Foul by Grant McCann on Ryan Dickson, free kick awarded.
Grant McCann takes the free kick.
Craig Eastmond is shown a yellow card.
Josh McQuoid fouled by Craig Eastmond, the ref awards a free kick.
Centre by Conor Washington.
The referee books David Wright for unsporting behaviour.
Free kick awarded for a foul by David Wright on Danny Swanson.
Grant McCann manages to make a clearance.
Corner taken by Ryan Dickson.
David Wright takes a shot.
Tommy Rowe scores. Peterborough 1-0 Colchester.
Corner taken by Grant McCann.
Jack Payne restarts play with the free kick.
Jack Payne fouled by Clinton Morrison, the ref awards a free kick.
Shot by Shaun Brisley. Blocked by Tosin Olufemi.
The ball is sent over by Josh McQuoid.
Ryan Dickson crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Grant McCann gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Clinton Morrison.
Corner taken by Danny Swanson from the right by-line.
The ball is delivered by Britt Assombalonga.
Grant McCann takes the chance to get an effort at goal and bounces off the post.
Britt Assombalonga is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
The ball is crossed by Jack Payne.
Shot by Dominic Vose missed to the left of the target.
Clinton Morrison sends in a cross.
Dominic Vose concedes a free kick for a foul on Grant McCann.
The ball is crossed by Josh McQuoid.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Grant McCann.
Conor Washington is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
The referee gets the game started.
Brisley worry for Posh
Peterborough will assess one of their cup final heroes ahead of their clash with Colchester.
Shaun Brisley picked up the man-of-the-match award as Posh saw off Chesterfield at Wembley on Sunday but the centre-back was forced off with 20 minutes to go with a tight hamstring and he will be monitored in the build up to kick-off.
One defender who will certainly miss out is Joe Newell who starts his three-game suspension having seen red in the second half on Sunday.
Manager Darren Ferguson has plenty of options having lifted the Johnstone's Paint Trophy without Jack Baldwin, Ben Nugent, Conor Washington and Nicky Ajose who were all ineligible and are likely to be involved again on Wednesday night.
Young defender Alex Wynter could make his Colchester debut.
The 20-year-old joined the U's on loan from Crystal Palace on deadline day but did not feature at the weekend, with the game at London Road set to be his first outing for the club.
Sanchez Watt has missed the last two matches with a quad injury and although the problem is not as bad as first feared, he faces a race against time to be fit.
U's manager Joe Dunne could ring the changes after Saturday's 2-0 defeat to Notts County left his side perilously close to the drop zone, which brings the likes of experienced striker Clinton Morrison and youngster Sammie Szmodics into contention.
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