06 Jan 2017 09:58:07
Have been informed by a reliable source that out of contract former Watford and Charlton full back Marco Motta is training with Colchester United with a view to signing a short term, pay as you play deal until the end of the season. Having had the club recommended to him by former Watford team mate Lloyd Doyley, he is said to be impressed with the club's training facilities.
Former loanee Elliott Lee is poised to join the club on loan in the next few days.
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11 Jul 2016 15:40:25
Michael Ngoo, formerly of Motherwell is currently seeking a new club.
Hearing three League Two clubs have offered the 6ft5 striker the opportunity to train on a trial basis so they can analyse if Ngoo would be suited for the sides.
Blackpool, Notts County and Colchester Utd are the teams in question.
The former Liverpool trainee has yet to make a decision.
16 May 2016 19:35:53
Having signed Barnet captain, Andy Yiadom on a 2 year deal, Barnsley are now poised to sign George Moncur from Colchester after the Essex club rejected a £150,000 bid from Charlton.
17 May 2016 06:28:21
There are about 5 clubs bidding for Moncur, Charlton, Barnsley, MK Dons and Swindon, Barnsley have to be favourites due to still being in contention for promotion, if however they fail first choice may swing to Swindon as he was born there and it was where his father played when Swindon had their season in the Premier League.
17 May 2016 11:46:16
All I know is he was closest to signing for Barnsley and came up to Oakwell last week for talks and there has been hints from the owner and Chief Exec that something may be close, but it's football.
08 Jan 2016 18:25:21
Colchester United apparently want to sign Rob Jones of doncaster rovers.
24 Dec 2015 11:28:21
Colchester are looking to bring in Liam Kelly on loan.
07 Jul 2015 23:31:15
Colchester United are close to signing a winger and should be completed by the end of next week.
Liam Davis is also on trial with a view to a 1 year deal.
27 Jun 2015 13:50:19
Reading have been linked with Gael Bigirimana on loan from Newcastle, and Emmanuel Ledesma from Middlesbrough.
On the outs, Colchester, Oldham, Port Vale, and Stevenage have all made loan offers for Dominic Samuel, but MK Dons look to be leading the race for him, and Liverpool are preparing a £4M bid for Aaron Kuhl.
27 Jun 2015 18:37:05
Ledesma has been released (joy of joys) so he would be a free agent, no fee required.
29 Jun 2015 09:15:59
Ledesma will light up the league he will eventually be at a better team than us like juke and emnes weren't the best but had potential and manny did as well wasn't given a good enough chance wildschut will be the same because ak likes reach more
29 Jun 2015 13:31:13
Are you joking pal ladesma say no more
24 Jun 2015 20:29:32
Colchester United will sign either Richard Chaplow or Owen Garvan this week after David Fox turned down a new deal
24 Jun 2015 15:01:36
Crewe in talks with former Everton midfielder John Lundstram and Colchester midfielder David Fox.
22 Jun 2015 16:24:14
Southend United have held talks with former Colchester United midfielder Anthony Wordsworth.
15 Jun 2015 04:59:02
Opening day fixtures leak:
AFC Bournemouth v Manchester United
Arsenal v Norwich City
Liverpool v Watford
Manchester City v Tottenham Hotspur
Southampton v Everton
Stoke City v Crystal Palace
Sunderland v Aston Villa
Swansea City v Chelsea
West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United
West Ham United v Leicester City
Birmingham City v Reading
Bolton Wanderers v Cardiff City
Bristol City v Leeds United
Derby County v Brentford
Fulham v Middlesbrough
Huddersfield Town v Charlton Athletic
Ipswich Town v Hull City
Milton Keynes Dons v Burnley
Nottingham Forest v Wolverhampton Wanderers
Preston North End v Brighton & Hove Albion
Queens Park Rangers v Sheffield Wednesday
Rotherham United v Blackburn Rovers
Blackpool v Swindon Town
Bradford City v Wigan Athletic
Burton Albion v Rochdale
Chesterfield v Fleetwood Town
Coventry City v Southend United
Crewe Alexandra v Millwall
Doncaster Rovers v Bury
Gillingham v Port Vale
Oldham Athletic v Shrewsbury Town
Peterborough United v Barnsley
Scunthorpe United v Walsall
Sheffield United v Colchester United
AFC Wimbledon v Plymouth Argyle
Bristol Rovers v Luton Town
Cambridge United v Portsmouth
Crawley Town v Leyton Orient
Dagenham & Redbridge v Oxford United
Exeter City v Barnet
Hartlepool United v Stevenage
Mansfield Town v Accrington Stanley
Newport County v Notts. County
Northampton Town v Carlisle United
Yeovil Town v Wycombe Wanderers
York City v Morecambe
15 Jun 2015 07:43:32
Well Bristol City & Bristol Rovers won't both be playing at home, that's for sure!
15 Jun 2015 10:19:38
they might be playing on different days
15 Jun 2015 13:32:40
Bristol Rovers v Luton
Luton are still in the Conference FFS!
15 Jun 2015 13:42:46
Soon find out won't we
15 Jun 2015 13:43:22
These fixtures are not correct I've just spoken to someone within the press office at the football league and they haven't even been finalised yet.
15 Jun 2015 16:27:39
Cheese = Luton in the conference.Glad you are not in charge of the fixtures.
15 Jun 2015 16:46:39
Cheese. How are Luton still in the Conference?.
They finished 8th in League 2 last year!
15 Jun 2015 17:00:42
Ah, just wishful thinking!
15 Jun 2015 17:30:49
C Palace, Millwall and charlton all 3 south london clubs all playing away on the same day meaning all playing at home on the same day. I don't think so.
15 Jun 2015 18:56:16
Whether these fixtures are correct or not, Luton Town are in League 2 (finished 8th last season).
16 Jun 2015 00:33:00
Derby County and Nottingham Forest wouldn't both be playing at home
16 Jun 2015 10:26:48
Conclusively wrong as proven by fixtures
16 Jun 2015 18:25:41
York and exeter won't both be home at same time. The risks of fans clashing would be immense
16 Jun 2015 20:23:07
18 Jun 2015 10:01:08
I'm guessing your were playing a football themed game of 'Pin the Tail o The Donkey' when you posted this????
08 Jun 2015 22:25:46
Colchester united will sign 3 players this week on free transfers!
Jay Emmanuel-Thomas, Al Bangura & Lewis Buxton!
Alex Gilbey is also MK Dons' radar & George Moncur looks set to join Swindon Town.
David Fox will also put pen to paper on a new deal at Colchester in the coming weeks!
08 Jun 2015 20:28:56
Colchester United have offered contracts to three out of contract players, two of these are left sided players Andy Halliday and Bobby Grant. The other is believed to be a centre back whom has experience in the championship.
08 Jun 2015 13:31:52
Danny Haynes is eyeing a move back to East Anglia after being released by Cheltenham. Cambridge, Southend and Colchester have all expressed an interest.
06 Jun 2015 19:36:32
Stephen Hunt expected to sign for Colchester United on a 6 month contract after being released by Ipswich Town
06 Jun 2015 16:35:39
Colchester United and Southend United are in a race to sign Ben Haim after he was released by Charlton Athletic.
06 Jun 2015 19:34:47
Rubbish. Signed for Maccabi Tel Aviv three days ago.
04 Jun 2015 18:17:42
Colchester United are set to sign David Mooney on a 2 year contract after he rejected Leyton Orient's offer of a 1 year deal.
Mark Bradley and Nick Bailey are also considering deals from the Essex club.
29 May 2015 07:56:50
Southend after ex Colchester center back Magnus Okuonghae and ex Ipswich defender Elliot Hewitt
27 May 2015 11:38:46
Colchester after Spurs youngsters Conor Ogilvie, Sonupe, Shaq Coulthirst and ex player Souley Couliebaly
17 May 2015 12:33:10
With David Fox likely to turn down a new deal with Colchester because he wants to move back north, the club are lining up a move for former player Andy Bond after being impressed with his versatility in Stevenage's run to the play-offs.