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Heybridge 0-1 U's - Vernon Grabs Only Goal

Colchester United added to their unbeaten pre-season record, by beating non-league Heybridge Swifts 1-0 on Thursday night.

Veteran midfield triallist Gary Holt was given a twenty-minute run-out by boss Paul Lambert. To read the article, click here.

U's striker Scott Vernon netted the winner in the second half, firing home into the top-corner. The former Blackpool front-runner has now scored in his last three U's matches.

U's: Cousins, Maybury, Baldwin (Okuonghae 67), Heath (Holt 67), Beevers (Bender 67), Hackney (Wordsworth 67), Hammond (Pavett 76), Izzet, Fox (Corcoran 77), Platt (Malton 77), Thomas (Vernon 46)


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The Journalist

Writer: StevieG Col U Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday July 24 2009

Time: 9:46AM

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ooohhJohnnieJackson
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24/07/2009 20:55:00

Did you go mate? Well, hopefully we're saving up the good performances for when the 'real' stuff begins...
StevieG Col U
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25/07/2009 09:38:00

No I didnt. I like teh way Vernon is scoring a few- couldnt hit a barn door from 6 yards last season and will no doubt be the same come August
ooohhJohnnieJackson
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26/07/2009 22:23:00

Yep, had a poor season but really hope he can find form this season. Up the U's!
StevieG Col U
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28/07/2009 20:23:00

Great to see Scotty score again....
StevieG Col U
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01/08/2009 09:39:00

 

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