A useful workout in Wales for U’s

Colchester United continued their pre-season preparations with two sixty-minute matches against Championship side, Swansea City, played behind closed doors in South Wales.

Luke Hannant and Frank Nouble were on target as Colchester won the first game by two goals to nil. Meanwhile, the Swans were victorious in the second meeting thanks to a single Joel Latibeaudiere goal

Colchester United (first game): George, Coxe, Chambers, Smith, Clampin (Sayer), Skuse, Hannant, Judge, Newby, Cooper, Nouble

Swansea City (first game): Steven Benda; Azeem Abdulai, Brandon Cooper, Ryan Manning (Nathanael Ogbeta), Kyle Joseph, Ollie Cooper, Jay Fulton, Jordon Garrick; Morgan Whittaker, Olivier Ntcham (Joel Cotterill), Liam Cullen

Colchester United (second game): Hornby, Tchamadeu, Beadle (Terry), Eastman, Kazeem, Marshall Miranda, Chilvers, Huws, Sears, Akinde, Trialist (Hutchinson)

Swansea City (second game): Andy Fisher; Joel Latibeaudiere, Nathan Wood, Harry Darling, Kyle Naughton; Cameron Congreve, Matt Grimes, Matty Sorinola; Joel Piroe, Jamie Paterson, Michael Obafemi (Ben Lloyd)

Brian Jeeves

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