On-loan O'Toole set for U's debut

New Colchester United boss Adrian Boothroyd could hand a debut to John-Joe O'Toole at Southampton in the U's League One clash on Saturday.

Last Updated: 04/09/09 at 15:27

O'Toole: Set for debut

O'Toole: Set for debut

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Boothroyd raided his former club Watford to land the midfielder on loan earlier this week.

O'Toole could go straight into the starting line-up if Kem Izzet fails to overcome a slight back problem.

Defenders Marc Tierney and Pat Baldwin were rested for the midweek Johnstone's Paint Trophy defeat at Gillingham with minor niggles and should return to the back four.

Right-back Lee Beevers is still missing with a shoulder injury so Alan Maybury keeps his place.

Striker Steven Gillespie is back in training following his latest hamstring trouble but will not be rushed back, while Jamie Guy and Paul Reid are continuing to recover from knee operations.

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League One Fixtures

Saturday, 25 October 2014
15:00
Barnsley v Bristol C
Coventry v Peterboro
Crewe v Sheff Utd
Doncaster v MK Dons
Gillingham v Crawley
Oldham v Bradford
Port Vale v Leyton Or
Preston v Fleetwood
Scunthrpe v Notts Co
Swindon v Colchester

Sky Bet League 1

Position Team P GD PTS
1 Bristol C 14 15 32
2 Peterboro 14 8 26
3 Preston 12 12 25
4 MK Dons 12 12 23
5 Notts Co 13 8 23
6 Sheff Utd 13 3 23
7 Swindon 12 10 22
8 Oldham 14 5 22
9 Rochdale 13 8 20
10 Chesterfld 13 3 19
11 Fleetwood 14 2 19
12 Bradford 14 0 19
13 Crawley 14 -10 17
14 Colchester 14 -1 16
15 Leyton Or 13 0 15
16 Barnsley 13 -2 15
17 Doncaster 12 -8 14
18 Port Vale 14 -6 13
19 Gillingham 14 -7 13
20 Coventry 14 -8 13
21 Yeovil 14 -11 13
22 Crewe 14 -18 13
23 Walsall 14 -4 12
24 Scunthrpe 14 -11 12

Updated Sat, 25 Oct 2014

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