Colchester U. prepare to entertain Peterborough United at Weston Homes Community Stadium on Friday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 39 games played, U's have recorded 18 wins, and Peterborough have come away with 10 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Weston Homes Community Stadium was two seasons ago, in April 2009, with Peterborough inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the U's in a League One match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Apr||Colchester U.||0-1||Peterborough||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sat 22 Nov||Peterborough||2 - 1||Colchester U.||LGE1|
|2007/2008||Sat 05 Jan||Colchester U.||1 - 3||Peterborough||FAC|
|2004/2005||Fri 25 Mar||Peterborough||0 - 3||Colchester U.||LGE1|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Colchester U.||2 - 1||Peterborough||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 27 Mar||Colchester U.||0 - 0||Peterborough||LGE1|
|2003/2004||Sat 20 Sep||Peterborough||1 - 2||Colchester U.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Colchester United have been playing quite well at home, winning 3, drawing 2, and losing just 1. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 9 to 8.
Peterborough have an average recent record on the road, seeing them win just 1 and draw 2 of the last six. While the Posh have hit 8 goals, 16 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Colchester U.'s 35 points from 24 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Peterborough's total of 39 points from their 24 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Npower League One.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
U's go into their game against Peterborough in confident mood, but FootyMad sees them coming down to earth, with the visitors narrowly taking all three points. Away win
|Colchester U.||Unbeaten in the last 4 home games.|
Not won in the 2 most recent games.
|Peterborough||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Last drawn game 6 outings ago.