Erik Lamela
Erik Lamela will be leading Tottenham\'s attack in the FA Cup clash Getty

Colchester United take on Tottenham Hotspur in the weekend fourth round FA Cup clash at Weston Homes Community Stadium on 30 January.

Where to watch live

Kick-off is at 12.45pm GMT. Live coverage of the game is available on BT Sport 2. Radio commentary of the game is on BBC Radio 5 Live.


In the last 14 matches played in all competitions. Colchester have managed only two wins and both of them have come in the FA Cup. The last win was against Charlton Atheltic as they defeated them 2-1 at home on 9 January.

Kevin Keen's side will have a tough task to beat the north London club in the fourth round of the FA Cup. The League One side will have to perform at the highest level, if they hope to beat the Premier League outfit on Saturday.

Tottenham enter this fixture after managing a 3-1 victory over Crystal Palace in the last league tie. Despite going a goal down in the first half – courtesy an own goal from Jan Vertonghen – they fought back to seal a 3-1 victory.

Mauricio Pochettino
Pochettino says Tottenham are very ambitious in the transfer window Getty Images

A 2-2 draw against Leicester City forced them a reply, where Mauricio Pochettino's side registered a 2-0 victory in the return leg at the King Power Stadium. The Argentine boss will be hoping for an easy progress to the next round of the competition.

Betting odds (

  • Colchester United to win: 7
  • Draw: 4
  • Tottenham Hotspur to win: 4/11

Team form

Colchester United

  • Last five: L D L W D
  • Last result: Scunthorpe United 3-0 Colchester United

Tottenham Hotspur

  • Last five: W W W L D
  • Last result: Crystal Palace 1-3 Tottenham Hotspur

Team news

Colchester United

Possible XI: Kean; Brindley, Eastman, Wynter, Shorey; Ambrose, Gilbey, Garvan, Moncour; Sordell, Porter

Tottenham Hotspur

Possible XI: Vorm; Walker, Dier, Wimmer, Davies; Carroll, Bentaleb; Lamela, Onomah, Chadli; Son.