It was a brilliant matchup all the way until the final 10 minutes, where Zach Mitchell scored a goal for Colchester United FC.
Coming off a 2-0 loss against Wigan Athletic FC, Shrewsbury Town FC defeated Colchester United FC 3-2 at Montgomery Waters Meadow on 04 November, 2023.
On 04 November 2023, the home team, Shrewsbury Town FC, faced off against Colchester United FC in an exciting match taking place at Montgomery Waters Meadow. In the first half, Cameron McGeehan put Colchester ahead with a goal and assist coming from William Greenidge in the 10th minute. Shrewsbury responded with a goal in the 22nd minute with the assist of Jordan Shipley scored by Daniel Udoh. Jordan Shipley from Shrewsbury was also given a yellow card for dissent in the 11th minute, while Tom Bayliss (from Shrewsbury) and William Greenidge (from Colchester) were both issued yellow cards for fouls in the 24th and 28th minutes respectively.
In the second half, Jordan Shipley returned with a goal for Shrewsbury at the 56th minute, followed by an unfortunate own goal for Colchester at the 79th minute. Colchester fought back with Tom Hopper assisting Zach Mitchell’s goal at the 86th minute, but their efforts weren’t enough to secure a tie as Shrewsbury clinched the victory with a 3-2 score. During this half, Tom Dallison from Colchester was given a yellow card for a foul, while 2008 Carl Winchester from Shrewsbury earned a yellow card for a foul in the 71st minute.
Next up, Shrewsbury Town FC will face off against Bolton Wanderers FC on 07 November, 2023 at Montgomery Waters Meadow.
Next up, Colchester United FC will face off against Swindon Town FC at JobServe Community Stadium.