Colchester U. prepare to entertain Walsall at Weston Homes Community Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 27 games played, U's have recorded 12 wins, and Walsall have come away with 6 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Weston Homes Community Stadium was just last season, in October 2009, the U's carving out a narrow 2-1 victory 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:|
|2010/2011||Sat 04 Sep||Walsall||0 - 1||Colchester U.||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Sat 20 Mar||Walsall||1 - 0||Colchester U.||LGE1|
|2009/2010||Sat 24 Oct||Colchester U.||2-1||Walsall||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sat 14 Feb||Walsall||2 - 0||Colchester U.||LGE1|
|2008/2009||Sat 15 Nov||Colchester U.||0 - 2||Walsall||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Tue 14 Feb||Colchester U.||0 - 0||Walsall||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 14 Jan||Walsall||0 - 2||Colchester U.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Colchester United are in decent form at home, having won four and drawn two of their last six games, A total of 10 goals have been scored by the U's in those games, with 6 conceded.
Walsall have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The Saddlers's have scored 11 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 13.
Colchester U.'s 41 points from 29 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 11th position. Walsall are stuck down in the relegation zone of Npower League One with a return of just 30 points from their 31 games thus far.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Colchester U. may be coming up against a decent side in Walsall, but I do believe that its going to result in a narrow home win for the U's. Home Win
|Colchester U.||Won 3 successive home games.|
4 games since last home draw.
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Walsall||Last drawn game 4 outings ago.|