Despair for the Cobblers as Colchester notch another.

Northampton 0 Colchester 4: James Heneghan's player ratings in pictures as Cobblers ship four at home

Cobblers suffered their heaviest home defeat of the season when they were beaten 4-0 by Colchester United on Saturday.

But who struggled most? Find out with James Heneghan's player ratings - scroll down and flick through our gallery to see how each player performed.

Helpless spectator as shots regularly flew past him, although was down well to keep out Pell's late spot-kick and also spared Facey's blushes when rushing off his line to clear the wing-back's weak back pass... 6

1. David Cornell

Helpless spectator as shots regularly flew past him, although was down well to keep out Pell's late spot-kick and also spared Facey's blushes when rushing off his line to clear the wing-back's weak back pass... 6
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The deadline day signing started brightly on debut and made two exceptional blocks, but like his fellow defenders he became ragged and overwhelmed by the slick movement of Colchester's attacking quartet. Looks a decent passer... 5

2. Charlie Goode

The deadline day signing started brightly on debut and made two exceptional blocks, but like his fellow defenders he became ragged and overwhelmed by the slick movement of Colchester's attacking quartet. Looks a decent passer... 5
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Tested the reflexes of Gilmartin with a stinging volley in a solid enough first-half, but became swamped by United's fleet-footed forward line in the second, given the runaround by Szmodics in particular... 5

3. Ash Taylor

Tested the reflexes of Gilmartin with a stinging volley in a solid enough first-half, but became swamped by United's fleet-footed forward line in the second, given the runaround by Szmodics in particular... 5
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Unusual to see the captain as flustered as he was in the second-half on Saturday, with Szmodics again the man causing problems, although having to cover two positions at once didn't help matters... 5

4. Aaron Pierre

Unusual to see the captain as flustered as he was in the second-half on Saturday, with Szmodics again the man causing problems, although having to cover two positions at once didn't help matters... 5
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