Hornchurch to visit in the Essex Senior Cup.
Colchester United will start their Essex Senior Cup journey at home this season, after they were paired with AFC Hornchurch in the Third Round draw.
The U's are one of three league sides to enter at this stage of the competition, with Dagenham & Redbridge and Southend United both joining Tony Humes' team in the Third Round.
They drew Hornchurch in Wednesday's draw and ties must be played by November 14th.
The full draw in the competition, sponsored by BBC Essex, is:-
Grays Athletic vs Witham Town
Wivenhoe Town vs Heybridge Swifts
Billericay Town vs Braintree Town
Halstead Town vs Tilbury
Barkingside vs Chelmsford City
Waltham Abbey vs Romford
Ilford vs Bowers & Pitsea
Thurrock vs Burnham Ramblers
Maldon & Tiptree vs Aveley
Southend United vs Redbridge
East Thurrock United vs Great Wakering Rovers
Barking vs Canvey Island
Concord Rangers vs Harlow Town
Brentwood Town vs Brightlingsea Regent
Colchester United vs AFC Hornchurch
Dagenham & Redbridge vs Basildon United
The U's take on Port Vale in their next home game, buy your tickets now at the Saver rate!