League One strugglers Colchester United have signed West Ham defender Leo Chambers on an initial one-month loan.
The 20-year-old former England Under-19 international has made three appearances for West Ham’s first team, all in the League Cup in 2013.
Colchester have the worst defensive record in the Football League, having conceded 78 goals in 32 matches.
Chambers may make his debut for the U’s, managed by ex-Hammers coach Kevin Keen, against Shrewsbury on Saturday.
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