- A step in the right direction as Spurs slip into the Conte mould - 03/12/2021
- Improving Spurs starting to meet Conte’s demands - 02/12/2021
- GOAL FLASH! - 02/12/2021
Carlisle United v Colchester United – Sky Bet League Two – Brunton Park – Summary
Carlisle United 0-0 Colchester United
Resolute Colchester United got their Sky Bet League Two campaign off to a solid start with a goalless draw against Carlisle United at Brunton Park.
The U’s were indebted to goalkeeper, Shamal George for a second-half double stop to deny Abrahams and Mellish. Meanwhile, Freddie Sears fired at Cumbrians stopper, Magnus Norman in the opening minutes as the U’s started brightly.
Colchester United now turn their attention to the Carabao Cup where they will face Birmingham City at St Andrew’s on Tuesday, August 10 (7:45pm).
Carlisle United: Norman, Tanner, Armer, McDonald, Guy, Alessandra, Clough, Dickenson (Toure 85′), Mellish (Mampala 78′), Abrahams, Whelan Subs not used: Jensen, Riley, Charters, Feeney, Bell
Colchester United: George, Clampin, Chambers, Smith, Wiredu, Skuse, Nouble, Judge, Sears (Jasper 82′), Eastman, Coxe Subs not used: Turner, Welch-Hayes, Chilvers, Kennedy, Tchamadeu, Tovide
Referee: Peter Wright
Assistants: Simon Clayton and Ivan Stankovic
Fourth Official: Adam Herczeg