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Magnificent U's Crush Norwich

Magnificent U's Crush Norwich

Colchester United started their season with a fabulous 7-1 victory away to Norwich City.

First-half braces from strike pairing Kevin Lisbie and Clive Platt, a sublime David Fox free-kick gave the U's a 5-0 half-time lead. And substitutes David Perkins and Scott Vernon added insult-to-injury after Cody McDonald had pulled a goal back for the hosts.

The results sends Paul Lambert's men straight to the top of League One.

Full match report to follow later...


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Writer:StevieG Col U
Date:Saturday August 8 2009
Time: 5:10PM

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Are we top of the League?!
Matt_Us
08/08/2009 17:15:00
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... YES, we are. Elated with that score! [Edited by MattUs]
Matt_Us
08/08/2009 17:18:00
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Hahaha, Well done Lads!
HimpleITFC
08/08/2009 17:22:00
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Should think Ipswich fans will love it, Lisbie not so bad after all!
Matt_Us
08/08/2009 17:27:00
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YESSSSS!!! Bloody get IN!! 7-1!!!!!!!!!!! Cant Believe It!!!!!!
StevieG Col U
08/08/2009 17:40:00
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Me neither, I need to calm down.....XD
Matt_Us
08/08/2009 17:43:00
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Did they have Theo Paphitis in goal? LOL
ooohhJohnnieJackson
08/08/2009 17:46:00
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Haha, might as well have... the guy doesn't seem a sound investment!
Matt_Us
08/08/2009 17:50:00
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image the score would be if we still had yeates
brodie84
08/08/2009 18:08:00
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To be honest, doesn't that score prove we don't need him at all? Accroding to the boss, our wingers helped rip them apart!!
Matt_Us
08/08/2009 18:11:00
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