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Humes won't rush into loan signings

Essex County Standard:

11:00am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Colchester United boss Tony Humes insists he will not make any “knee-jerk reactions” after skipper Magnus Okuonghae was ruled out for four games.

Kent ready to make first home start for U's

Essex County Standard:

10:23am Tuesday 16th September 2014

Teenager Frankie Kent says he is ready to answer Tony Humes’ call and make his first home start for Colchester United against Sheffield United tonight.

Sanchez wants more goals after getting off the mark

Essex County Standard:

11:33am Monday 15th September 2014

Sanchez Watt is hoping to hit the goal trail for Colchester United after hitting the net for the first time in nearly eight months.

Byrne claims two medals at Invictus Games

9:26am Monday 15th September 2014

Stanway's Terry Byrne is celebrating after winning two medals at the Invictus Games.

U's will not appeal Okuonghae red card

Essex County Standard:

9:22am Monday 15th September 2014

Colchester United will not appeal against Magnus Okuonghae’s red card against Leyton Orient.

Sears targets more wins after U's get off the mark

Essex County Standard:

9:10am Monday 15th September 2014

Freddie Sears believes Colchester United’s superb victory at Leyton Orient can be the catalyst for them to go on a winning run.

Humes hails ten-man U's after impressive win

Essex County Standard:

5:55pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Tony Humes praised his Colchester United side after they battled against the odds to claim their first win of the season.

Ten-man U's claim memorable win at Leyton Orient

Essex County Standard: Happy memories - Colchester defender Magnus Okuonghae played his part in helping them claim a 2-0 win at Leyton Orient, last season. Picture: WARREN PAGE

4:57pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Ten-man Colchester United claimed their first victory of the season this afternoon after claiming a hugely impressive 2-0 victory at Leyton Orient.

Leyton Orient v Colchester United - live!

Essex County Standard: Sending a message - Colchester United midfielder Alex Gilbey wants the club's supporters to stick with them, despite their home defeat against Swindon Town. Picture: STEVE BRADING (CO86651-14)

2:27pm Saturday 13th September 2014

Stay here for updates for Colchester United's game at Leyton Orient this afternoon!

Watt ready to return to his roots

Essex County Standard: On target - Colchester United's Sanchez Watt (right) in action against Stevenage. Picture: SEANA HUGHES (CO70543-01)

2:00pm Friday 12th September 2014

HE was born a London bus ride away from Brisbane Road.

U's boss Humes weighing up loan move

Essex County Standard: On the mend - Jabo Ibehre is said to be on the recovery trail after missing the U's last three games because of injury. Picture: STEVE BRADING (CO87590-40)

6:00am Friday 12th September 2014

Colchester United manager Tony Humes is plotting to raid the loan market in a bid to bolster his squad.

Ben heading to Dubai to follow his dream

Essex County Standard:

1:30pm Thursday 11th September 2014

Emerging amateur Ben David is hoping a good showing on an international golf tour will set him on the road to becoming a golf professional.

Colchester dedicate title win to Rob George

Essex County Standard:

8:23am Thursday 11th September 2014

Colchester and East Essex sealed the division one title – and then dedicated their success to Rob George.

Terry targets Invictus gold

Essex County Standard:

8:16am Thursday 11th September 2014

Stanway's Terry Byrne will be going for gold at the inaugural Invictus Games this weekend.

Holman may be loaned by U's

Essex County Standard:

8:03am Thursday 11th September 2014

Dan Holman could be sent out on loan in a bid to gain some much-needed match action.

McCall appointed U's head scout

Essex County Standard: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

7:50am Wednesday 10th September 2014

Colchester United have appointed Ipswich Town legend Steve McCall as their new head scout, as new boss Tony Humes continues to reshape his backroom staff.

McGreal makes winning start to life as U's under-21s manager

Essex County Standard:

10:54am Tuesday 9th September 2014

John McGreal secured victory in his first game in charge of Colchester United under-21s.

Head on the brink of the title

Essex County Standard:

10:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Aaron Head needs just one more top-ten finish to clinch the R300 Caterham Championship title.

Essex ready for must-win game

Essex County Standard: Paul Grayson. PIC: GAVIN ELLIS/TGS PHOTOS

8:39am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Essex return to County Championship business today when they face Kent at Chelmsford for the start of what could be three defining weeks of cricket in the county’s quest to gain promotion.

Colchester suffer narrow defeat on opening day

Essex County Standard:

8:30am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Colchester Rugby Club started the new London League division one north campaign with a narrow 15-14 defeat at the hands of Eton Manor.

Lloyd looking forward to Tavern trip

Essex County Standard: Battling display - Colin Lloyd went out of the World Matchplay tournament after losing to Michael van Gerwen. Picture: LAWRENCE LUSTIG

8:23am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Colin Lloyd is preparing to take to the oche with some of darts’ biggest names on Friday night.

Jon Waldron - my views on the U's

Essex County Standard:

8:12am Tuesday 9th September 2014

The main focus over recent days has been on Tony Humes and his appointment as Colchester United’s new manager.

Smith - U's debut was a "special" moment

Essex County Standard:

12:00pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

Dominic Smith says it was a “special” moment to make his first-team debut for Colchester United.

Colchester and East Essex secure division one title

Essex County Standard:

9:29am Monday 8th September 2014

Colchester and East Essex have clinched the Shepherd Neame Essex League division one title.

McGreal ready for first game in charge of U's under-21s

Essex County Standard:

9:15am Monday 8th September 2014

John McGreal will take charge of Colchester’s under-21s for the first time tonight.

U's to check on Gordon injury

Essex County Standard:

9:08am Monday 8th September 2014

Colchester United will check on the fitness of their left-back Ben Gordon today.

Gilbey expecting changes from new U's management duo

Essex County Standard:

8:53am Monday 8th September 2014

Alex Gilbey has admitted he was left “devastated” by Joe Dunne’s surprise departure as Colchester United manager.

Humes delighted after U's end losing run

Essex County Standard: Ready - Freddie Sears is raring to go

5:50pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Tony Humes felt his Colchester United side thoroughly deserved their point after the U's drew 0-0 with Walsall in his first game in charge.

Humes' first game as U's boss ends all square

Essex County Standard: Back on track - Magnus Okuonghae believes Colchester United's improved results had been coming. Picture: NIGEL BROWN (CO87593-62)

4:53pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Tony Humes helped Colchester United claim their first point since the opening day of the season after his side played out a 0-0 draw with Walsall in his opening game in charge.

Walsall v Colchester United - live!

Essex County Standard: Committed - Sanchez Watt wants to keep his place in the U's side. Picture: LOUISE SMITH (CO82083-06)

2:12pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Stay here for updates on Tony Humes' first game in charge of Colchester United at Walsall this afternoon.

U's to host Gillingham in Johnstone's Paint Trophy

Essex County Standard: It's good to talk - David Wright intends to hold further discussions with Colchester United about his new contract. Picture: RICHARD BLAXALL

2:05pm Saturday 6th September 2014

Colchester United have been drawn to play League One rivals Gillingham in the second round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

Humes ready to take charge of U's for first time

Essex County Standard: plenty to play for - Colchester United academy manager Tony Humes believes a trip to Villa Park is the perfect carrot for the U's youngsters ahead of their FA Youth Cup tie against Plymouth Argyle tonight.

10:00am Saturday 6th September 2014

Tony Humes admits he may feel a few nerves ahead of his first game as Colchester United manager today.

U's new boy Byron urged to keep learning after first-team call-up

Essex County Standard: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

7:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

Byron Lawrence will improve his game by working with Colchester United's senior players, after the youngster was called up to the first-team squad.

Humes wants U's players to enjoy their football

Essex County Standard:

8:00am Friday 5th September 2014

Tony Humes has urged his players to go out and enjoy themselves in his first game as Colchester United manager tomorrow.

U's players must take responsibility for Dunne departure, admits Massey

Essex County Standard: Something to cheer - Gavin Massey celebrates his goal in the U's 2-1 victory over Coventry City. Picture: SEANA HUGHES (CO90351-14)

2:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

Gavin Massey admits Colchester United’s players must take part responsibility for Joe Dunne’s departure as manager.

Humes' man management skills vital says U's legend Foley

Essex County Standard:

11:59am Thursday 4th September 2014

Tony Humes’ man management qualities will be a key factor in whether or not he can be a success as Colchester United manager.

Colchester and East Essex win promotion at first time of asking

Essex County Standard:

1:23pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

It was a case of mission accomplished for Colchester and East Essex after the club sealed promotion back to the top flight at the first time of asking.

Cowling warns of tough times ahead for the U's

Essex County Standard:

10:14am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Robbie Cowling has warned there are likely to be more tough times ahead for Colchester United in their attempts to preserve their League One status.

Humes' aim is to restore U's confidence

Essex County Standard:

10:05am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Tony Humes has set about the task of restoring the confidence of his Colchester United players, following his first full day in charge.

Magnus shocked to see Dunne go

Essex County Standard:

4:50pm Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Magnus Okuonghae admits he was shocked to learn that Joe Dunne had left his role as Colchester United manager.

Duguid to coach U's youngsters

Essex County Standard:

9:58am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Colchester United legend Karl Duguid will revert to a position of youth-team coach, in the wake of Tony Humes' appointment as manager.

New U's boss Humes deserves his chance at the next level, says Cowling

Essex County Standard:

9:28am Tuesday 2nd September 2014

New Colchester United manager Tony Humes deserves his chance to prove himself as a Football League manager, according to U’s supremo Robbie Cowling.

Humes watches on as U's under-21s lose to Forest

Essex County Standard: Unlucky - Sanchez Watt had a goal disallowed and also hit the bar in the U's draw with Rotherham United. Picture: NIGEL BROWN (CO90942-08)

8:29pm Monday 1st September 2014

New Colchester United manager Tony Humes watched on as the club's under-21s were beaten by Nottingham Forest at a rain-sodden Weston Homes Community Stadium.

Humes not looking for radical change after taking over as U's boss

Essex County Standard: Colchester United FC vs Oldham Athletic FC

7:37pm Monday 1st September 2014

Tony Humes says he is looking to build on Colchester United's performances this season after being unveiled as the club's new manager.

Kinsella departs Colchester

Essex County Standard: Video: Colchester United's assistant manager Mark Kinsella reflects on defeat against Nots County

1:24pm Monday 1st September 2014

Mark Kinsella has left his role as assistant manager, following Joe Dunne's exit from his role as U's boss this morning.

Joe Dunne leaves U's

Essex County Standard: On the lookout - U's manager Joe Dunne wants any new signings he makes to have the character. Picture: WARREN PAGE

11:03am Monday 1st September 2014

Joe Dunne has left his role at Colchester United by mutual consent.

Colchester win promotion at first time of asking

Essex County Standard: Looking for more success - Colchester captain Ben Stephens will be hoping to help his side continue their solid start to the season against Hutton, this weekend.

9:20am Monday 1st September 2014

Colchester and East Essex have won promotion back to the Shepherd Neame Essex League premier division at the first time of asking.

U's youngsters ready to take on Nottingham Forest

Essex County Standard: Back in the fold - Drey Wright came on as a second-half substitute at Peterborough for his first appearance for nearly seven months.

9:05am Monday 1st September 2014

Colchester United's under-21s will be looking to chalk up their first win of the season in Professional Development League Two tonight.

Eastmond given time off from U's

Essex County Standard: Back in contention - Colchester United midfielder Craig Eastmond is available again from suspension for tonight's game against MK Dons. Picture: STEVE BRADING (CO86651-02)

8:13am Monday 1st September 2014

Craig Eastmond was left out of Colchester United’s squad for their game with Peterborough United after being given time off by boss Joe Dunne.

Dunne urges U's players to keep believing after fourth successive league defeat

Essex County Standard:

9:21pm Saturday 30th August 2014

Colchester United manager Joe Dunne has urged his players to stay positive following their worst start to a league season for nearly 40 years.


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