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Defence Shines, As Duo Make League Select

Defence Shines, As Duo Make League Select

Two of Colchester United's back-line have been rewarded for an impressive showing of late, with a place in The League One Team of the Week.

Aidy Boothroyd's side boasts a defence which has conceded just nine league goals all season, helping them to a solid fourth place start.

And following the U's second home win, and clean sheet, in the space of four days, against Huddersfield Town, goalkeeper Ben Williams, along with right-back John White, have made the select eleven. In difficult conditions, the entire U's back-four performed admirably.

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Keep up the good work, lads!



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Writer:StevieG Col U
Date:Monday October 5 2009
Time: 5:39PM

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Really pleased for John White given his uncertainty over his future under 'he who shall not be named'. Colchester through and through and a steady performer who doesnt seem to get the praise he deserves at times. Williams too is starting to look real quality.
ooohhJohnnieJackson
05/10/2009 18:37:00
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lol Yep, atm the whole back-five looks very good. Very organised and a lot better than whenever 'he who shall not be named' was here! Up the U's!
StevieG Col U
05/10/2009 18:49:00
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Hello Peeps, Well it looks like my question has been answered regarding our defense, hell what do i know. I know this ,its getting tight at the top and soppy b__ll__ks is coming up fast. I badly want to see him come a cropper. sorry about the language
sonicsmegg
06/10/2009 09:00:00
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