Port Vale's home record this season: 8-7-1.
Colchester United's away record this season: 4-8-4.
Tom Pope is Port Vale's top scorer with 6 goals. Theo Robinson has scored 11 times for Colchester United.
James Gibbons has more yellow cards (10) than any other player at Port Vale. Brandon Comley has collected 7 for Colchester United.
A year ago, Port Vale were number 21 in the table with 33 points. Now they are number 9 with 51 points.
Port Vale haven't lost in their last 4 games.
Port Vale haven't lost in any of their last 6 home matches.
The most common result of matches between Port Vale and Colchester United is 1-2. 4 matches have ended with this result.
Port Vale wins 1st half in 18% of their matches, Colchester United in 31% of their matches.
Port Vale wins 18% of halftimes, Colchester United wins 31%.
Port Vale's performance of the last 5 matches is better than Colchester United's.
In League Two, Port Vale has better performance than Colchester United.
Colchester United have lost just 0 of their last 5 League Two games against Port Vale.
Port Vale have won just 0 of their last 5 League Two games against Colchester United.
Colchester United have lost just 0 of their last 5 games against Port Vale (in all competitions).
In the last 5 meetings Port Vale won 0, Colchester United won 2, 3 draws.
Their last meeting was a draw. (1-1)
Port Vale scores 0.8 goals in a match against Colchester United and Colchester United scores 1.8 goals against Port Vale (on average).
Port Vale scores 1.33 goals when playing at home and Colchester United scores 1.26 goals when playing away (on average).
Average number of goals in meetings between Port Vale and Colchester United is 2.6.
When Port Vale leads 1-0 at home, they win in 66% of their matches.
When Colchester United leads 0-1 away, they win in 68% of their matches.
When Port Vale is down 0-1 home, they win 35% of their matches.
When Colchester United is down 1-0 away, they win 8% of their matches.
Average number of goals in the first half in meetings between Port Vale and Colchester United is 2.
Last season Colchester United won both games against Port Vale (2-0 at home and 3-0 away).
Port Vale haven't scored in 2 of their 16 home matches in League Two this season.
Colchester United haven't scored in 5 of their 16 away matches in League Two this season.
Did you know that Port Vale scores 26% of their goals between the minutes 61-75?
Did you know that Colchester United scores 28% of their goals between the minutes 31-45?
During the last 8 meetings with Port Vale playing at home, Port Vale have won 3 times, there have been 2 draws while Colchester United have won 3 times.
During the last 18 meetings, Port Vale have won 5 times, there have been 4 draws while Colchester United have won 9 times.