Data Pack: Colchester win despite comeback by Oldham

The England League Two game between Oldham and Colchester finished 1-2. The away side Colchester was in control and ahead 2-0, and managed to see the game off despite a comeback attempt by Oldham.

Colchester took an early lead when Freddie Sears found the net after 9 minutes, making it 1-0.

The team increased the lead to 0-2 early in the match when Noah Chilvers made his mark as he scored in the 12th minute.

It took until the 73rd minute before Dylan Bahamboula reduced the score Oldham. Oldham were unable to score any more goals. The 1-2 goal was the last goal of the game.

Oldham now have four straight defeats.

Oldham have had a sluggish start to the season and are without points from their first four games. Colchester are on five points.

The last match between the teams ended in a 5-2 home win for Oldham in April 2021.

After this game in the England League Two, Oldham will play Sutton (away) on 2021-08-28, Barrow (home) on 2021-09-04 and Leyton Orient (away) on 2021-09-11. Colchester play Rochdale (away) on 2021-08-27, Sutton (home) on 2021-09-04 and Barrow (away) on 2021-09-10.