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U's Draw Posh Home Tie

Colchester have drawn a home tie against League Two Peterborough in the FA Cup third round.

The match will take place at Home Park on the weekend of the 5th and 6th of January 2008 where the U`s will be hoping to progress beyond this stage and banish memories of last season`s defeat to Barnet.

Memorably, the club`s biggest scalp in the world`s oldest knock-out competition was to beat Leeds in 1971 and during 2005/6 Colchester faced Premier League Championship Chelsea.




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Writer: Matt_Us Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Sunday December 2 2007

Time: 3:34PM

Your Comments

Well a home draw for you guy's, couldnr ask foe anything else really, just glad it wasn't us!!
will it ever happen
Happy with that, if we win! Else, a bigger club would have been better!
Matt_Us
Money grabbing buggers!! :):) Oops, i,ve posted on here.
will it ever happen
That's the name of the game - our small club needs money although it is well run so hopeful there's no issue there!
Matt_Us
What like us!!!! :(
will it ever happen
Maybe... hopefuly you guys will see that investment come through soon!
Matt_Us
I was dissapointed with the overall draw to be honest, thought it was very dull.
Deeno
Agree Deeno; wanted Harigate Railyway to win yesterday too. Do you think we have a chance against Posh? We should win it!
Matt_Us
Always a hard one mate!
Deeno
We have lost to MK Dons, Barnet and Shrewsbury in the last two seasons....
StevieG Col U
 

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