Colchester United U23s round off their 2018 fixtures on Monday afternoon, when they take on Cardiff City.
The match, which will be played at the Cardiff International Sports Campus on Leckwith Road, will bring the year to a close for Kevin Horlock's young players.
The team that has headed west includes three triallists for hte U's, as the coaching staff continue to keep an eye on potential talent for the new year.
The U's could draw level with Watford at the foot of the table if they pick up all three points against the Bluebirds, who currently sit four points ahead of their visitors today.
U's: Coulter, Hallett, Forino, Anderson, James, Triallist, Triallist, Barnes, Dunne, Chilvers, Triallist, Charles, Cracknell, Miller, Ager