In the Premier League yesterday West Ham lost 1-0 at Southampton.
Meanwhile in the Essex Derby in League One Southend thrashed their local opponents at Roots Hall.
The Blues beat Colchester 3-0 with all the goals in the last eight minutes of the game.
The U`s were down to ten men in the first half after Alex Gilbey was sent off for a challenge on Ryan Leonard.
In League Two Dagenham and Redbridge lost 1-0 at Cambridge.
And in the National League South Chelmsford`s game at Hemel Hempstead was postponed but Concord beat Eastbourne 4-1.