Shrimpers Vs U's Is Rivalry 29!
The Football Rivalries Report 2008 organised by the New Football Pools put the Colchester United /Sothend United rivalry as the twenty-ninth biggest in English league football.
The top 10 rivalries in English football are:
1. Wolverhampton Wanderers and West Bromwich Albion.
2. Norwich City and Ipswich Town.
3. Liverpool and Manchester United.
4. Portsmouth and Southampton.
5. Cardiff City and Swansea City.
6. Aston Villa and Birmingham City.
7. Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday.
8. Bristol City and Bristol Rovers.
9. Newcastle United and Sunderland.
10. Brighton & Hove Albion and Crystal Palace.
The U`s and Srimpers feud comes under the other rivalries section, at twenty nine out of thirty.