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U's In Brief - 13/09

U's In Brief - 13/09
A look back at a somewhat slow seven days on Vital Colchester...

Sunday September 6 2009

Stats: Southampton v Colchester United 05/09/09
All the stats from Southampton (0) vs (0) Colchester United, St. Mary`s, 05/09/09

Report:- U's In Great Point Well MadeStability is what new Colchester United manager Aidy Boothroyd promised to bring his team and this close encounter at Southampton represented delivery on that pledge.

U's In Brief - 06/09
A look back at all the twist and turns of the last seven days on Vital Colchester...

In The Blue & White Corner #4 (29/8/09 - 4/9/09)
Colchester host Leeds and just as I`m thinking about starting the countdown before anyone mentions the 1971 F.A. match, a fan across in the ticket cue does.

Monday September 7 2009

The Start Of Something Good - Aidy
A jubliant Aidy Boothroyd looked ahead eagerly to Colchester United's future after his side 0-0 draw with Southampton.

Tuesday September 8 2009

Joy At Just Two Weeks Out For 'Rio'!
Seeing Pat Baldwin in pain after turning his ankle, plus possibly straining a coruscate ligament, on Saturday against Southampton had both the player and fans alike fearing long-term injury.

Lambert Fined, Fans Banned & U`s On Compo Claim
Paul Lambert was last week fined 750 and warned about his future conduct within the same 24-hour period as two Norwich fans received indefinite bans from attending Carrow Road.

Final Call: Register To Win U`s Merchandise!
This is our final call as the site gives away three bundles of Colchester United official merchandise. But hurry, the contest closes Sunday. Are you in to win?

Boothroyd`s Back - Press Reaction...
Last week, Aidy Boothroyd returned to football management with Colchester United. But what did the media and newspapers make of it all?

No Approach From Lincoln - Ward
Aidy Boothroyd exclaimed yesterday that his assistant, John Ward, turned to him as Colchester faced setbacks against Southampton to say: 'Welcome back, Aidy.'

Welcome Back To The Mad House!
Aidy Boothroyd maintains he thoroughly enjoyed returning to management at the weekend. Who says being crazy isn`t essential in football`s madhouse?

Long Ball Is What Losers Called My Winning WatfordColchester United manager Aidy Boothroyd has refuted a received perception of him as a long-ball merchant as inaccurate, calling it an excuse invented by embittered losing opponents.

Wednesday September 9 2009

Poll: Landslide Delight At New Boss
This website`s week-long poll, which tested reaction of mouse-clicking punters to Aidy Boothroyd`s brilliant appointment as Colchester boss confirms - you`re delighted!

Thursday September 10 2009

Strange But U`s - Aidy`s 'Ghost` Handshake!
Aidy Boothroyd went for jobs with West Brom, Reading and Swansea in the weeks prior to his appointment at Colchester, according to journalist, Patrick Barclay.

Friday September 11 2009

U's Starlet Elito Reveals Lambert Anguish
...And another Colchester United player speaks out about Paul Lambert's poor player treatment.

U's Ace Gillespie Nearing Full-Fitness
Colchester United front-man Steven Gillespie is nearing a first-team return following his latest injury problems - And I'm sure I'm not the only U's fan strongly, willing him to stay injury free!

6th Vs 7th - Swindon Preview
Aidy Boothroyd takes his Colchester United side to Swindon Town, looking to get his first win as manager of the club.

Forgotten Ifil Travels West
For the first time in a long while (please, don't ask me the exact figures!) defender Phil Ifil has been named part of Colchester United's matchday squad.

Saturday September 12 2009

U`s Sill Unbeaten Under Aidy After Swindon Draw
Colchester United came away from Aidy Boothroyd`s second consecutive away outing as manager with a point against Swindon this afternoon.

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Writer:StevieG Col U
Date:Sunday September 13 2009
Time: 2:44PM

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Could have been more... could have been less. Felt like a non-news week at times.
13/09/2009 23:14:00
Yeah, not a lot happened really.... Strange....
StevieG Col U
14/09/2009 18:51:00
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