Match: Colchester United vs Oxford City
Date: Saturday 4th November 2017
Competition: Emirates FA Cup First Round
Final Score: Colchester United 0-1 Oxford City
Oxford City travel to Colchester United in the First Round of the Emirates FA Cup, looking to book a place in the Second Round of the competition for the first time since 1969/70. A trip to Colchester United was in store for the Hoops, who were looking to beat Football League opposition for the first time.
Following a goalless first-half, City striker Matt Paterson scored the only goal of the match 25 seconds into the second-half. The Hoops weathered a Colchester surge late in the half, however held on to book a place in the Second Round of the competition.