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Freddie Sears produces a right-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.
Scott Laird takes a shot. Save made by Ben Williams.
Shot from just outside the area by Steven Gillespie goes over the bar.
Kayode Odejayi has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
The official flags Scott Laird offside. Ben Williams takes the indirect free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Scott Laird. Indirect free kick taken by Ben Williams.
Corner taken by Joel Byrom played to the near post, clearance by John White.
Effort on goal by Steven Gillespie from just inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target. Freddie Sears is brought on as a substitute for Kemal Izzet.
The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Chris Day.
The offside flag is raised against Brian Wilson. Free kick taken by Chris Day.
Gavin Massey concedes a free kick for a foul on Jon Ashton. Chris Day restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Joel Byrom on Brian Wilson. Free kick taken by Tom Eastman.
Steven Gillespie has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.
Joel Byrom has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post.
(Stevenage) makes a substitution, with Craig Reid coming on for Chris Beardsley.
Joel Byrom takes a shot. Ben Williams makes a save.
Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Joel Byrom, clearance by Tom Eastman.
Anthony Wordsworth concedes a free kick for a foul on Chris Day. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Day.
Scott Laird produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the left-hand upright. Gavin Massey on for Andy Bond.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Chris Beardsley by Magnus Okuonghae. Joel Byrom crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from left channel, clearance by Tom Eastman.
Effort from the edge of the area by Steven Gillespie goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Corner taken right-footed by Kayode Odejayi, clearance by Darius Charles.
The official flags Brian Wilson offside. Darius Charles takes the free kick.
Steven Gillespie takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.
Short corner taken by Ian Henderson from the right by-line. Effort from inside the area by Steven Gillespie misses to the left of the target. Chris Beardsley comes on in place of Patrick Agyemang.
Joel Byrom challenges Kayode Odejayi unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Tom Eastman. Caution for Joel Byrom.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordan Slew by Anthony Wordsworth. Ronnie Henry restarts play with the free kick. The referee red cards Jordan Slew for violent conduct. Anthony Wordsworth receives a caution.
Anthony Wordsworth has shot on goal from a long way out that goes wide left.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Lawrie Wilson on Kemal Izzet. Ben Williams takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Magnus Okuonghae by Jordan Slew. Kemal Izzet restarts play with the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Kayode Odejayi on Ronnie Henry. Chris Day restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken right-footed by Ian Henderson to the near post, save by Chris Day.
Inswinging corner taken by Joel Byrom from the right by-line, save made by Ben Williams.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Steven Gillespie. Free kick taken by Chris Day.
Effort from the edge of the box by Jordan Slew goes wide of the left-hand post.
Michael Bostwick concedes a free kick for a foul on Kemal Izzet. Free kick taken by Brian Wilson.
Effort on goal by Kayode Odejayi from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.
The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Chris Day.
Steven Gillespie produces a left-footed shot from outside the penalty box and misses wide left of the target.
Effort on goal by Darius Charles from long range goes harmlessly over the bar.
Corner taken by Joel Byrom from the left by-line, clearance by Magnus Okuonghae.
Ian Henderson is caught offside. Chris Day restarts play with the free kick.
Scott Laird takes a shot. Save by Ben Williams.
Jordan Slew challenges John White unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Williams.
Jordan Slew takes a shot. Save by Ben Williams.
Same again for Stevenage
Stevenage have no new injury or suspension problems ahead of the visit of Colchester.
Boss Gary Smith has some players nursing knocks but they are nothing more than bumps and bruises and the former Colorado Rapids coach expects to be able to choose from the same pool of players.
Smith made one change to his starting line-up against Hartlepool on Saturday, recalling on-loan striker Patrick Agyemang as Craig Reid dropped down to the bench.
Reid, along with midfielder Robin Shroot, is most likely to be recalled if Smith opts to make any changes.
Midfielder Jennison Myrie-Williams and on-loan defender Jamaal Lascelles are also options.
Boro's goalless draw at Hartlepool saw them move to within one point of the play-off positions.
Colchester boss John Ward will again evaluate whether changes are necessary to his in-form XI for the play-off showdown.
Ward has made just the one switch in United's last five games - impressive wins over Preston and leaders Charlton followed by highly respectable draws against Wycombe and high-flying pair Sheffield United and Huddersfield.
Andy Bond has been the only new face in Ward's XI over the last two matches having replaced injured midfielder Martin Rowlands (groin), who will again be assessed.
The ninth-placed U's were just seconds away from victory against Huddersfield on Saturday but for an injury time own goal from Magnus Okuonghae and Ward may well opt to name an unchanged XI against Boro, who are only one place and five points ahead in a congested race for sixth spot.
However, he does have plenty of attacking options should be wish to tinker. Gavin Massey returned to the club on Friday morning on a month-long loan, replacing fit-again winger Ashley Vincent on the bench, while fellow striker Freddie Sears extended his stay until the end of the season.
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