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  1. Napster

    Great typo in Brown's interview

    at least I assume it's a typo... "In a relatively open game, Southend had several guilt-edged chances"
  2. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Youth Team Edged Out By Pompey - Saturday 18th April 2015

    Southend United U18s provided a glimpse into the future as a team almost exclusively made up of individuals eligible to play for the side next season were narrowly defeated by Portsmouth at the University of Portsmouth Sports Facilities. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  3. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Young Blues Beaten By Bees - Saturday 28th February 2015

    Southend United U18s were edged out of an entertaining encounter, 3-2, by Barnet at The Hive despite Harry Phillips and Brandon Scott wiping out an initial two-goal deficit. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  4. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Winning Sequence Ends For U18s - Saturday 6th December 2014.

    Southend United’s three-match winning sequence came to an end at Boots & Laces on Saturday morning as Luton Town edged an enthralling Football League Youth Alliance South East Conference encounter thanks to Geo Craig’s first-half goal. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  5. amsemp

    Prosser to make 100th league appearance against Morecambe

    Fantastic achievement for Luke. Came to us in 2010 as a 22-year-old and always looked like a squad player at best and a bit of a liability at times; never really expected him to break through like he has. Has now developed into a real leader on the pitch and is easily one of our most consistent...
  6. Napster

    Three part poll: part 2

    Second part: What makes you proud to be a Southend fan - this is a double edged question, really, why support us and not someone else?
  7. Pre-Match Thread Walsall (H)

    The Capital One Cup Returns... Blues kick off their series of cup fixtures tomorrow at home against Walsall. At this stage last season, Blues bowed out after being beaten 1-0 by Yeovil Town, while The Saddlers beat Port Vale 2-1 at Vale Park in the first round, going on to play Stoke City at...
  8. DoDTS

    The Last 12 months of the Prediction League

    In the brief pause between the World Cup and the start of the new season I thought it me worth a quick review of the last eventful twelve months and gave praise again to the winners. It was a year ago that the Prediction League was split into four sessions each one of about 13 matches. First...
  9. Evening Echo

    Southend United manager Phil Brown pleased with result but not performance against To

    SOUTHEND United manager Phil Brown praised the result but not the performance after his side edged past struggling Torquay 1-0 at Roots Hall on Saturday. More...
  10. pickledseal

    Teaching RE

    I'm ready for the banter, and have no problem with it at all, but think that this article is very interesting regarding the place of RE in our schools: http://www.tes.co.uk/article.aspx?storycode=6417096 It begins: And it goes on... I think a few on here need to really take stock of that...
  11. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Blues Knocked Out Of Youth Alliance Cup - Saturday 7th December 2013.

    Southend United U18s were knocked out of the Football League Youth Alliance Cup at the second round stage by Portsmouth after the visitors edged a hard-fought battle, 2-1, at Boots & Laces. Rob Craven's match report can be found here.
  12. Shrimperstrust

    Under 18's Match Report Young Shrimpers Down Red Devils - Friday 1st November 2013

    Southend United U18s edged out Crawley Town 1-0 at Boots & Laces in their final fixture before Tuesday night’s FA Youth Cup First Round clash with Maidstone United, temporarily hoisting themselves up to second in the Football League Youth Alliance South East Conference table in the process. Rob...
  13. londonblue


    Paintball in the official online magazine of the JPT. Here's some articles from the latest version: Managerial merry-goround in Southend dugout A lot of the focus will be on Southend’sdugout at Wembley for the Johnstone’s Paint Trophy final against Crewe.Confusion reigned at Roots...
  14. Southend fans!

    I ve read earlier about how good the Southend fans are, how well they support the clubetc etc etc. But then i read the threads on here, and some of the threads tell me the opposite,are some of you really fans or is this just an excuse to vent your frustrations in your personal life.Do i think...
  15. Evening Echo

    Tamika Mkandawire trains with Southend United as loan switch from Millwall edges clos

    TAMIKA Mkandawire trained with Southend United this morning as a return to Roots Hall edged even closer. More...
  16. Feedback on an article

    Not sure where this should go - thought that seeing as it's Southend-related, I'd put it here. I'm looking towards a career in football journalism and wrote an article for the latest issue of All At Sea, which I'm sure some of you will have read. Obviously I'm always looking for ways to improve...
  17. MrB

    England in India

    This made me chuckle on Cricinfo:
  18. DTS

    Question If you had to take a Blues player on your summer holidays....

    Where are you going, and who would you most and least like to go with? MOST The wife, kids and I have not long been back from a week in Lanzarote. I think if had to go with a Blues player I would go with Mark Phillips. I want someone who is a family man as I dont think the non-parents players...
  19. TrueBlue

    Update from the Club - Re; North Bank etc

    Speaking to Jobbo this morning.... They cant have macclesfield in the east blue - last time this happened a fight broke out so thats a no go! However they are going to look at giving us yet another block towards the east side of the north so it will be like Accrington but a block futher to the...
  20. Benfleet A1

    Now I Know What the Helmets For.

    Since joining my new company things have moved along in the recovery world for me. My gaffer is one of these chaps who wont ask you to do something he wouldn't or couldn't do himself which is in sharp contrast to the last lot. He loaths paperwork and if the true is told, sitting in his office...