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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. Fair play and thanks

    Didn't seem appropriate to jump on the other thread (now closed) but given I occasionally post on here only fair I come out of hiding and say fair play on both results in the Derby this season (unfortunately likely to be the last for a while I suspect) My main reason for posting though is to...
  3. Ultimate Fantasy Premier League

    Any of you guys interested in making an Ultimate Premier League too? Whilst it costs £5 to play there is a first prize of £25,000 (last year there was circa 20,000, players so your chances are a lot better than you think). There is also £1000 to the winner of each calendar month. For those...
  4. Question Premier League v League 2

    So having just given up my Arsenal season ticket to come support the Blues I was thinking about the differences between the two leagues. Having seen both Arsenal and Southend home and away over the past few years 3 things in League 2s favour spring to mind straight away: Parking away at...
  5. Young stars

    We've had a few threads about the differences between our youth set up vs Crewes since the final, but one things occurred to me about how they differ. Before I start just like to say that Ricky Duncan and his team have done a magnificent job churning out a good few youngsters that have gone onto...
  6. Come on you Blues

    Last chance boys and girls Lets get behind the blues despite our differences in the players,manager,and the idiot running the club to cheer on the team to victory The play offs are not ****ed yet If the taxman gets his way on Monday it could all be over including Wembley
  7. Jam_Man

    Insurance premium differences - New customers and existing customers.

    Firstly I accept Ive been stupid and lazy, I took out insurance with Direct Line years and years ago and as it auto renews have never done anything about it, havent even opened renewals. However I saw the ginger rottweiller Anne Robinson ripping into some insurance bod last week about new...
  8. Kevin Hogg

    Home Form...no real suprise?

    Having posed a question on the forum today as well as poking my nose into other interesting threads - I have to say that the huge gulf in opinions on here (no bad thing) does lead to verbal jousting. Myself being easily sucked into that too..having entered with the express aim of not doing so...
  9. shrimperjon

    Another league two side after Timlin

    Chris Phillips has just tweeted that there is another League Two side after signing Timlin January. Lets just pray and hope that Tara and their guy talked last night, as suggested on BBC Essex, and have sorted this out. From MT point of view he seems keen to come here and when interviewed B4...
  10. manor15

    Question Ron Martin

    Hi all, I'm currently doing a project at school on the differences between Premiership and League 2 football and need some information I can't find anywhere on the internet. Does anyone have any idea when Ron Martin became chairman and how much was paid when he tookover the club? Thanks
  11. TrueBlue

    The Differences on Cowling and Martin

    ............... Nothing both can come and suck my left testicle
  12. Yorkshire Blue

    2022 World Cup

    This BBC blog makes Convictland favourites to host the 2022. I just can't see it myself. 1. Financially - A US world cup is that much more lucrative than an Australian one. 1994 was the most profitable World Cup ever. The historical strength of the dollar, the size of the US stadiums, the...
  13. Cricko

    Zone Update Your new site.

    Hi all, this is going to be pretty long winded so bare with me...We now think we are about "there" with all we can do for now. We will of course continue to make The Zone one of the top boards outside of the Prem....There are certain bugs like the names in groups and other little annoying things...
  14. Napster

    Mike Lapper interview

    Legend Mike Lapper, current assistant coach for the Columbus Crew, former defender for the U.S. National Team and various clubs, most notably the Crew, was kind enough to give me an exclusive interview for Pro Soccer Weekly. Mike is a really nice guy and gives some very frank answers to the...
  15. CC51DAS

    Breaking News BBC to resurrect High Altitude programme next winter

    BBC Two Programme Policy 2009/2010 Television: Select television statement policy BBC One BBC One Scotland BBC One Wales BBC One NI BBC Two BBC Two Scotland BBC Two Wales BBC Two NI BBC Three BBC Four CBeebies CBBC BBC HD Service remit BBC Two's remit is to be a mixed-genre channel...
  16. Cricko

    How can you chose

    I have been around a fair few years and never have I seen this country in such a sad state..I doubt any of you have even a 2% sway to which party you will vote for. OK.. The differences within is minute , so let us start with current government.... An unelected prime minister from Scotland...
  17. Pac Man Pummels Clottey, Provokes Mayweather

    Manny Pacquiao sent out a warning shot to Floyd Mayweather Junior by drubbing Joshua Clottey, taking the African apart in twelve long, gruelling rounds. The only reason this fight was scheduled was because of the row over drug testing between Pacquiao and Mayweather, with Mayweather facing...
  18. Tangled up in Blue

    "Here we go again"-Echo article

    1. HERE WE GO AGAIN ; Date: Mon Jan 18, 2010 4:43 am ((PST)) SOUTHEND United face another winding-up petition from the tax man, just weeks after settling a massive unpaid bill. Chairman Ron Martin<http://www.echo-news.co.uk/search/?search=Ron+Martin> claims HM Revenue and Customs is...
  19. Napster

    Jimmy Corbett Interview 24/8/2009

    A foot in both camps...Jimmy Corbett By Chris Dicketts Gillingham entertain Blackburn Rovers in the Carling Cup this week and in preparation we spoke to a player who has a foot in both camps. Jimmy Corbett never played a game for Blackburn in an injury hit stay there but did making seventeen...
  20. Unite!

    I think it is time that this constant disagreement between members on here concerning the tax issues came to an end. I understand that people are unhappy about the different way people have taken the news surrounding HMRC. However, at least for the time being, the situation has been resolved...