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Foul by Craig Eastmond on Andy Williams, free kick awarded. Strike on goal comes in from Matt Ritchie from the free kick.
Simon Ferry decides to take a short corner.
James Collins is caught offside. Free kick taken by Mark Cousins.
Corner taken by Anthony Wordsworth from the right by-line.
Adam Rooney is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Magnus Okuonghae.
Corner taken short by Simon Ferry.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Matt Ritchie, clearance by Marcus Bean.
Craig Eastmond takes the inswinging corner, Troy Archibald-Henville manages to make a clearance.
The assistant referee signals for offside against James Collins. (Colchester) makes a substitution, with Clinton Morrison coming on for Jabo Ibehre. Ian Henderson is brought on as a substitute for Gavin Massey. Indirect free kick taken by Mark Cousins.
Unfair challenge on Jay McEveley by Gavin Massey results in a free kick. Gavin Massey is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Jay McEveley takes the free kick.
Foul by Marcus Bean on Adam Rooney, free kick awarded. Marcus Bean receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Alan McCormack.
Brian Wilson challenges Adam Rooney unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jay McEveley fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Freddie Sears has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target.
Matt Ritchie decides to take a short corner, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mark Cousins by Tommy Miller. Freddie Sears replaces Sanchez Watt. Free kick taken by Mark Cousins.
Corner taken by Simon Ferry from the left by-line to the near post, Marcus Bean manages to make a clearance. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Simon Ferry from the left by-line, clearance by Magnus Okuonghae.
Corner taken by Simon Ferry from the left by-line.
Handball decision goes against Federico Bessone. Michael Rose finds the net with a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Swindon 0-1 Colchester.
Raffaele De Vita goes off and Adam Rooney comes on.
Simon Ferry concedes a free kick for a foul on Marcus Bean. Direct free kick taken by Tom Eastman.
Shot from just outside the area by Matt Ritchie goes over the bar.
Effort on goal by Andy Williams from just inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alan McCormack by Jabo Ibehre. Alan McCormack takes the free kick.
James Collins takes a shot. Comfortable save by Mark Cousins.
Booking for Craig Eastmond for unsporting behaviour. Simon Ferry on for Alan Navarro.
Paul Benson goes off and James Collins comes on.
Foul by Paul Benson on Craig Eastmond, free kick awarded. Strike comes in from Craig Eastmond from the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Alan McCormack by Jabo Ibehre. Wes Foderingham takes the direct free kick.
Federico Bessone concedes a free kick for a foul on Sanchez Watt. Craig Eastmond crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Craig Eastmond takes a shot. Craig Eastmond takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Tommy Miller. Save made by Wes Foderingham.
Effort on goal by Raffaele De Vita from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.
Inswinging corner taken by Anthony Wordsworth from the right by-line.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Raffaele De Vita by Brian Wilson. Brian Wilson receives a caution. Direct free kick taken by Alan McCormack.
The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Mark Cousins.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Craig Eastmond, Magnus Okuonghae has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.
Raffaele De Vita is caught offside. Mark Cousins takes the indirect free kick.
Craig Eastmond challenges Tommy Miller unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Alan Navarro.
Alan Navarro decides to take a short corner.
Unfair challenge on Alan McCormack by Jabo Ibehre results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Alan McCormack.
Anthony Wordsworth challenges Paul Benson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Troy Archibald-Henville.
The referee blows for offside. Magnus Okuonghae takes the direct free kick.
Unfair challenge on Craig Eastmond by Raffaele De Vita results in a free kick. Magnus Okuonghae takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Sanchez Watt by Raffaele De Vita results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Anthony Wordsworth.
Anthony Wordsworth takes a shot. Wes Foderingham makes a save. Corner taken by Anthony Wordsworth played to the near post, clearance made by Jay McEveley. Anthony Wordsworth takes a corner.
Jay McEveley concedes a free kick for a foul on Sanchez Watt. Direct free kick taken by Anthony Wordsworth.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Marcus Bean on Jay McEveley. Wes Foderingham restarts play with the free kick.
Andy Williams takes a shot. Mark Cousins makes a save.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Paul Benson on Marcus Bean. Tom Eastman takes the direct free kick.
Same again for Robins
Swindon boss Paolo Di Canio has no fresh injury or suspension concerns as they prepare to host Colchester.
The Robins are looking to extend their five-game unbeaten run following Saturday's 1-0 win over Shrewsbury.
Midfield trio Tommy Miller, Gary Roberts and Alan Navarro failed to make the starting XI in that fixture and are pushing for a recall.
Strikers Adam Rooney and Paul Benson are also hoping for inclusion but the Italian will be reluctant to make too many changes.
Town skipper Alan McCormack believes the Robins have held on to last season's "winning mentality" that helped secure promotion to npower League One.
"The winning mentality from last year is still here this year," he told BBC Wiltshire. "No matter what Colchester have done before this game, we've got to be wary of what they bring. But when you know you can win every game, it gives you so much more belief and enthusiasm to go out and do it."
Goalkeeper Mark Cousins hopes to be fit for Colchester having played with a dislocated finger at the weekend.
Cousins' fingers connected with his own crossbar when attempting to tip over Steve Howard's off-target effort just 12 minutes into Saturday's 3-1 win over Hartlepool - the club's first of the season in new boss Joe Dunne's senior managerial debut.
Cousins subsequently required lengthy treatment having dislocated the top of his index finger, while he needed three stitches at half-time to seal a nasty wound which had also opened up.
However, he is expected to be okay to again play through the pain barrier at the County Ground.
Should he make it then Dunne could well keep faith with an unchanged side following Saturday's impressive result, in which two-goal matchwinner Jabo Ibehre was handed his debut alongside fellow new loan signings Craig Eastmond and Sanchez Watt.
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