Vital Football

Latest Colchester United News

Reid In Team Of The Week (29/8/17)

Reid In Team Of The Week (29/8/17)

Colchester United are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.

The performance by Kyel Reid in the five one victory over Forest Green Rovers at the weekend at the Colchester Community Stadium was enough to earn them a place in the side alongside the other most impressive performers in the Football League pyramid.

I think we'll already know ourselves, and not just based on the latest performance, why Reid was selected as part of the team but explaining the choice - the FL blurb read.

'Colchester registered a first win of the new season in some style, marching to an emphatic 5-1 win over Forest Green Rovers. Reid didn`t need long to leave his mark on the game, grabbing a goal in the fourth minute and setting up another just over quarter of an hour later.'

It's always good to see the club represented in this way, and well played to Reid for his recognition, but the most important thing about the weekend was of course the win.

Full Team:

Joe Fryer (Stevenage), Charlie Mulgrew (Blackburn Rovers), Shaun Hutchinson (Millwall), Sid Nelson (Yeovil Town), Kyel Reid (Colchester United), Kamil Grosicki (Hull City), Alex Woodyard (Lincoln City), Kalvin Phillips (Leeds United), Gwion Edwards (Peterborough United), Frank Nouble (Newport County), Tom Eaves (Gillingham).

Manager - Harry Kewell (Crawley Town).

Bloggers



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Tuesday August 29 2017
Time: 10:00AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Colchester United Articles

BBC Report - League 2 Details For 2017

The BBC's Price of Football annual survey was released late last night, and their investigation shows that the price of League Two football has risen on average compared to 2016/17.

New Sky Bet Deal For The EFL

It was confirmed earlier today that the EFL had signed a new and improved sponsorship deal with Sky Bet.

Attendances Continue To Rise In The EFL

The EFL have released figures for attendances so far in 2017/18 and they show a rise on figures from the same time last season.

Inniss In Team Of The Week (13/11/17)

Colchester United are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.

Archived Vital Colchester Articles

Vital Colchester articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Colchester
Write For Vital Colchester
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Colchester v Rochdale
Suggested By:
Colchester win47%
Rochdale win33%
Draw20%
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Colchester United Results (view all)

Colchester United Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.OP!1
Write for Vital Football