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  1. Tampa Blue

    Just got told this joke.................well I think it's funny!!

    A Southend fan and a Colchester fan get into a caraccident, and it's a bad one. Both cars (with football stickers on windows) aretotally demolished, but amazingly neither of them are hurt. After they crawlout of their cars, the Colchester fan says, "So you're a Southend fan,that's interesting...
  2. Napster

    McAlinden and Inniss

    We have got previous for this from wikipedia: In 1948 Southend United signed McAlinden from Stoke City for a fee of £8,000. He continued to play for United until 1954 and during his time with the club he served as club captain. He also became something of a cult hero among the club's fans and...
  3. steveo

    Long story, power cuts and a water dowser.

    If I had posted this when it started, it may have had the legs to match MK's fridge post. So i'll keep it short but you may get bored. Earlier this year, probably February time, I saw some damp patches on the left side outside wall of my house. Thought they would dry up but they didn't. We...
  4. Burnden Park Disaster

    Hearing about it on the Beeb....quite shocking and it happened 60 years ago on 9th March. 33 died in crowd congestion, and The dead were laid behind the goal and the game continued an hour later. Can you imagine? RIP the 33. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burnden_Park_disaster
  5. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Youth Team Overcome Posh To Continue Winning Start - Saturday 19th September 2015

    Southend United U18s continued their remarkable start to the 2015/16 season with an eighth consecutive victory as Peterborough United were defeated 3-1 at the Mick George Training Academy. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  6. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Youth Team In Seventh Heaven After Gillingham Success - Saturday 12th September 2015

    Southend United U18s continued their victorious start to the 2015/16 season with a hard-fought 1-0 win against Gillingham at Boots & Laces. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  7. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Youth Team Hit Six To Defeat MK Dons - Saturday 5th September 2015

    Forward Dan Walker continued his recent goal glut with a hat-trick at Milton Keynes Dons to help Southend United U18s to record a 6-1 victory. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  8. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Cobblers Win Continues Successful Streak For U18s - Saturday 22nd August 2014

    Southend United U18s continued their perfect start to the 2015/16 campaign by recording a fourth straight win, the latest success coming courtesy of a 3-2 triumph at Northampton Town. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  9. Tangled up in Blue

    EU: In or out?

    Let's face it, Britain's membership of the EU is going to be an issue for the next year (or so) at least. So are you in favour of Britain's continued membership of the EU or not?
  10. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Young Blues Defeat League Leaders - Tuesday 13th January 2014

    Southend United U18s continued their recent fine form with a third consecutive victory, on this occasion defeating league leaders Barnet 3-0 at The Hive in a rearranged clash on Tuesday morning. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  11. Napster

    2014 round-up

    Best films, best TV, best books, best music - let's have some lists. Best TV: The Fall Line of Duty The Bridge True Detective Fargo Inside Number 9 Best films: The Lego Movie Edge of Tomorrow Alan Partridge ...to be continued.
  12. Yorkshire Blue

    Worst conditions a match has continued in

    Following on from the Sunderland in the fog game, what other matches have continued in farcical conditions? I remember JCR on a waterlogged pitch against (or had he already moved there?) Barnsley in the FA Cup. Someone had a shot and the ball didn't even reach the 6 yard box. Also away at...
  13. Evening Echo

    Southend United's win at Mansfield Town extends remarkable November sequence

    SOUTHEND United continued their remarkable November record by returning to winning ways at Mansfield Town on Saturday. More...
  14. Question Brown should he stay or go

    After this continued lacklustre display of football and the continued negative management decision to play a defensive game after going 1 nil up. Brown to stay or to go?
  15. Evening Echo

    Southend United 0, Morecambe 1

    SOUTHEND United’s Morecambe hoodoo continued with a 1-0 defeat against the Shrimps at Roots Hall this afternoon. More...
  16. Evening Echo

    Lack of firepower still a concern for Southend United after draw with Oxford United

    SOUTHEND United's stuttering form continued with a 1-1 draw against struggling Oxford United on Saturday as they paid the penalty for being unable to build on a promising first half performance. More...
  17. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Youth Team Draw With Essex Rivals - Tuesday 29th July 2014

    Southend United U18s continued their impressive pre-season form by drawing 0-0 with Colchester United U18s at their Florence Park training ground in Tiptree. The match report can be found here.
  18. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Youth Team Score Five In Friendly Success - Saturday 19th July 2014

    Southend United U18s continued their fine pre-season form with a 5-1 victory over LTB Sussex Academy at Boots & Laces. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  19. Against League 3 Protest at Burton

    This email came from the 'Against League 3' campaign. Let's get ourselves heard in particular in the 3rd and 33rd minute. Let's also make sure the banner is there so it can get on Sky.Hi guys, First of all I cannot thank you enough for all of your support since this petition was created just 3...
  20. Evening Echo

    Struggling Southend United suffering bad breaks

    SOUTHEND United's stuttering misfortunes continued with a disappointing 1-1 draw with Wycombe Wanderers at Roots Hall on Saturday. More...