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U`s Lose To Leeds Despite Super Kevin Lisbie

A dramaticlly converted second-half penalty from Kevin Lisbie was not enough for Colchester United to stop Leeds scoring a seventh-successive win this season.

The highly-charged Whites hit the U`s twice, through Bradley Johnson and the prolific Jermaine Beckford, which was enough at 2-1 to withstand a fight-back.

Visiting Leeds also had two-first have chances ruled out for offside in what was a close encounter as the previously absent Alan Maybury and Clive Platt both featured for Colchester.

Tricky midfielder David Fox and winger, Simon Hackney, who forced a save from Leeds` Shane Higgs from a thunderous free-kick, each squandered good opportunities to equalise.

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Writer: Matt_Us Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday August 29 2009

Time: 6:39PM

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Super Kev, Super Kev, Super Kevin Lisbie!
StevieG Col U
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31/08/2009 10:51:00

Well, it felt dramatic from where we were sitting, anyway!
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31/08/2009 12:36:00


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