Walsall and Colchester prolonged their unbeaten League Two begins with an entertaining 1-1 draw.
Callum Harriott opened the scoring for the guests however Elijah Adebayo’s deflected strike within the second half left either side with a 3rd successive draw.
Jevani Brown was unlucky to not give Colchester a second-minute lead as he robbed Dan Scarr and beat Saddlers keeper Liam Roberts with an aesthetic chip that got here again off a publish.
Walsall twice went shut as Josh Gordon volleyed over after chesting down an extended throw after which crossed for Adebayo to move straight at Dean Gerken from shut vary.
But it was Colchester who went forward with a high quality purpose after 24 minutes as Harriott latched on to Noah Chilvers’ by way of ball and turned James Clarke inside out earlier than drilling beneath Roberts.
Gerken made save to disclaim Scarr however Walsall levelled after 53 minutes as Adebayo minimize in from the left and curled in off the far publish with the help of a deflection.
Walsall had the most effective probabilities to win it however the busy Gerken stored out Adebayo’s close-range header and thwarted Rory Holden’s 20-yarder late on.