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  1. Napster


    As part of the Football League's 125th year anniversary, Blues fans were asked to vote for our best ever captain, player, manager and season. Here's how you voted: Best Captain: Adam Barrett and Jimmy McAlinden Best Season: 2005/06 Best Manager: Steve Tilson Best Player: Steve Tilson Thanks to...
  2. Phil Brown's reign so far - A realistic view

    Have seen quite a few comments over the last few weeks comparing the job that Phil Brown is currently doing to the job and relative success that Paul Sturrock achieved in equally difficult circumstances. I was personally a fan of Sturrock, not his football per sae but as a man he always came...
  3. John White

    Extremely impressed by White, very professional, great attitude, settled in quickly and leading by example. I hope we can hang onto him, could turn out to be a long serving loyal servant in the mould of Paul Clark / Adam Barrett / Spencer Prior. That's what we have lacked in recent seasons and...
  4. Pre-Match Thread Southend Utd v Mansfield

    next up for the blues, friday night football under the lights against Mansfield so teams & scores guesses as normal also, remember theirs a remembrence service before the game, and Southend, for all its failings, are the ONLY team in the UK that do this
  5. chrisblore

    Mark Gower

    Signing for Swansea on a free transfer - SMS Not exactly the shock of the century is it?!
  6. Ricey

    Ex Shrimper Goal Scorers League Table *Updated 23/03/14*

    23/03/14 - 5 goals this weekend with 1 new inductee. In the championship George Friend scored his 3rd of the season and Michael Kightly got his 2nd for Burnley. Ben Reeves got his 8th of the campaign and Jack Midson got his 4th with a last minute winner for Wimbeldon. And finally Alan...
  7. Memory Lane Players since 1996

    I started supporting the Blues in the late 90s. I was thinking the other day of who were the best team/players around and since then. I'm going with Simon Royce Julian Hails Leon Cort Adam Barrett Steve Hammell Carl Pettefer Phil Gridelet Kevin Maher Mark...
  8. Arran Lee Barrett

    Heard from a friend of mine who is friends with an Ipswich Town coach that A Lee-Barrett could be in between the sticks for us next season.......No ideas what he's like, never seen him play!
  9. Breaking News PFA League Two Team of the Year

    Nelson, Clohessy, Barrett, Cresswell, Martin, Maghoma, Pack, Jones, Myrie-Williams, Pope, Cureton. Congrats to Clohessy and Cresswell on getting in the team of the year!
  10. Memory Lane Five years ago today

    We won 2-1 at Huddersfield with a last minute winner that put us into 5th place in League One with this line up Flahaven Francis, Clarke, Barrett, Mulgrew Black, McCormack, Bailey, Gower Robson-Kanu, Walker Subs were Barnard, Moussa, Grant, Collis, Scannell I could almost cry when I look at...
  11. C C Csiders

    Southend United Supporting XI

    Amongst Premier League and Football League Clubs is there an XI, of players still active, that either definitely or by conjecture/media reports support Southend United. As a starter in 4-4-2 formation GK - RB - CB - Adam Barrett (Gillingham) CB - LB - RM - CM - CM - LM - Forward -...
  12. Gridelets contact lens

    Question Who is better, Cresswell or Barrett?

    With the upcoming clash of the Thames Estuary Derby, it occurs to me that it will be a fine opportunity to compare the on bald goal scoring centre back with an ex bald goal scoring centre back. Who would you rather have? To nail my colours to the mast, I truly believe that Cresswell is a...
  13. Pak Power

    Adam Barrett V Britt Assombalonga gagagag

    So, Tuesday night pairs together one of our (favourite ?) old boys, against our latest loanee goal getter. Adam, has had good reviews for Gills, and they have had a great start to the season, curently unbeaten at home and top of the league. Britt has 4 goals in 5 starts for us, and I...
  14. Yorkshire Blue

    Opening week ex-Shrimpers in action

    Am sure to have missed loads, so add them in League 2 Jack Midson scored the only goal as AFC Wimbledon beat Chesterfield 1-0 Ryan Clarke kept a clean sheet for Oxford in their 2-0 win against Matt Harrold's Bristol Rovers Adam Barrett was an unused sub for Gillingham Pat Baldwin was part of...
  15. manor15

    On this day... 2007

    Tuesday 14th August 2007 Southend United 4-1 Cheltenham Town AET Carling Cup Round One Lee Bradbury's hat-trick put Southend in the Carling Cup second round as United scored three extra-time goals.Southend took an early lead in the 11th minute thanks to a Bradbury header but Cheltenham scored a...