Colchester took control of the England League Two game away to Oldham and were ahead 2-0. The third period saw a spirited fightback from Oldham that fell just short and Colchester ultimately won the match 2-1.

Oldham now have four straight defeats.

The last outing 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 take on 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.