A 4-1 defeat by Liverpool leaves them just a point above the Premier League’s relegation zone.
Southend are out of the FA Cup in the first round after they were beaten by a League Two side.
Yeovil won by a single goal which was a penalty in the 29th minute.
Colchester are also out to a National League side.
Oxford City beat them 1-0
And it`s the end of the road already for Chelmsford as they were beaten 2-0 by National League side Gateshead.
Two more Essex sides are in first round action today – Billericay Town travel to Leatherhead while Heybridge Swifts are at Exeter.