UK time is: 14:23:37
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Colchester vs. Southampton

Community Stadium

Sat 5th March 2011

3pm

Colchester v Saints Preview

Colchester sit 4 points behind Southampton and will be looking to reproduce last seasons result when they picked up three points.

Southampton will be desperate to get the defeat at Walsall out of their system and will also be after the victory.

Both sides are in the fight for a top six place and I can see this being a very hard fought game.

Vital Quotes:

Colchester Team News:

After coming on as a substitute in the last game, Colchester could give Steven Gillespie a start.

Neither Brian Wilson nor Magnus Okuonghae are likely to be ready for the game.

Midfielder John-Joe O'Toole also came on as a sub last time out and could be ready for a start.

Player to watch: Ben Williams

The keeper will need to be on his toes as he faces a team that isn't scared to shoot.

Southampton Team News:

Saints injury list has grown recently though it is hoped that Guly will be available to return.Oxlade-Chamberlain is carrying a slight strain and may be forced to miss out.

Player to watch: Adam Lallana

Adam is due a super show and hopefully we will see him at his best.

Match Facts & Stats

Recent matches have Colchester holding sway over Southampton, winning twice and drawing the other meeting. Overall the stats show Colchester winning 5, drawing 4 and Southampton winning 4.

Ref Watch:

Mr Phil Gibbs Officiates Mr D Bushell & Mr B Holderness Mr M George is 4th Official

Match Prediction:

Hard game to predict but I shall go for a 3-1 victory in the hope that we will really be fired up for this game.

Next Fixtures:

Tues 8th March 2011

Plymouth v Colchester

outhampton v Yeovil




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: SFC Forever Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday March 3 2011

Time: 4:22PM

Your Comments

Last season we lost 2-1 and I have a hunch they will fancy there chances of a repeat. I don't think that we will lose and hope that we can beat them with some really good football.
sfc4ghg
Last season we had more pressure on us because we were behind and trying to play catch-up. This time we are ahead and they are the team trying to catch-up. Somehow I fancy our chances of reversing the score.
SFC Forever
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Southampton Articles

Pelle - Praise To The Whole Team (Saturday December 20 2014)

Unbelievable Spirit Delights Koeman (Saturday December 20 2014)

Stats: Southampton v Everton (Saturday December 20 2014)

Southampton v Everton: Team Line Ups (Saturday December 20 2014)

Reed Set For Starting Debut? (Friday December 19 2014)

Targett Signs Contract Extension (Friday December 19 2014)

Wesley Sneijder Rumours Grow (Thursday December 18 2014)

Koeman Not Happy With Clough Behaviour (Wednesday December 17 2014)

Archived Southampton Articles

List All Vital Saints Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Vital Saint 36
2. Rex Vulgaris 21
3. WillT 9

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
2. Man City 17 12 3 2 22 39
3. Man Utd 17 9 5 3 12 32
4. West Ham 17 9 4 4 10 31
5. Southampton 17 9 2 6 15 29
6. Spurs 17 8 3 6 -1 27
7. Arsenal 16 7 5 4 9 26
8. Swansea 17 7 4 6 3 25

Breaking League News

Villa to Do Permanent Deal for Cleverley
Man Utd : 21/12/2014 13:28:00
United Linked to a Trio of Midfield Talent
Man Utd : 21/12/2014 13:18:00
United Interest in Bale Re-Ignited
Man Utd : 21/12/2014 13:10:00
The Ped Report.. City 3-0 Crystal Palace
Man City : 21/12/2014 12:52:00
Tyne-Wear Derby: Team News
Sunderland : 21/12/2014 12:50:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Everton MotM
Suggested By:  Vital Saint
Forster 0%
Clyne 0%
Fonte 0%
Yoshida 0%
Bertrand 0%
Alderweireld 0%
Reed 0%
S Davis 0%
Ward-Prowse 100%
Long 0%
Pelle 0%
Sub - Targett 0%
Sub - Gape 0%