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  1. Canveyshrimper memories

    i never knew canveyshrimper, but i enjoyed reading the memories in the post about his death last week, so if you have any, please feel free to post them, so others can enjoy them as well.. RIP canvey shrimper (malcom harry roberts) :Worthy:
  2. Memory Lane Tank says hi

    :loyalsupporter: Old geeza felt compelled to join at news of Malcolm (Harry) Roberts sad death, life goes by far too quickly and I hope to keep up with friends old and young on here! Now Southend Airport has flights from Spain, I hope to meet in the Spread in the near future! Up the...
  3. yogi bear up the cagire

    RIP Malcolm Harry Roberts - Canveyshrimper

    I've just received this message on Facebook. Terry Collier To all Malcolm Robert's friends and family. I am one of Malcolm's work colleagues, and it is with great sadness to inform you that Malcolm died suddenly from a heart attack whilst on his way to work on Wednesday morning. Malcolm...
  4. Evening Echo

    Official Match Thread Southend United v Macclesfield Town

    SOUTHEND United manager Paul Sturrock has made one change to his starting line-up for this afternoon's game against Macclesfield Town, with Freddy Eastwood being recalled in attack. More...
  5. Breaking News Arsenal sign Glen Roberts from Southend

  6. Memory Lane 15000 plus at roots hall

    First vague memories are peering over wall at front of east stand watching Roberts, Bentley, Birks, Slack, May, Beanland, Woodley, Firmani, Mckinvan etc , then the great battles with Watford a few years later who had the 8ft beanpole Ross Jenkins and Luther Blissett in their prime. !! Anyway...
  7. Napster

    Spurs or Man United

    What was the better team; who deserved more plaudits - Tilly or Webb? The line-ups v Spurs in October 1989: Southend United - Sansome, Dixon (Edinburgh 71), Roberts, Martin, Prior, Brush, Cook (Walsh 90), Butler, Crown, McDonough, Bennett Spurs - Thorsvedt, M.Thomas (Howells 55), Van den...
  8. pickledseal

    RIP Dale Roberts

    delete thred pls
  9. Shrimper

    Dale Roberts

    24 year old Rushden and Diamonds goalkeeper has died. R.I.P http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-northamptonshire-11996523
  10. Yorkshire Blue

    Memory Lane Peter Watson v Trevor Roberts, QF1

    I'll kick off the quarter-finals now with Peter Watson up against Trevor Roberts, even though we still have one tie outstanding (Halse v Hamilton). As players should by now need no introduction, I'll include a poll straight away.
  11. Yorkshire Blue

    Memory Lane Trevor Roberts v Joe Sibley 2:2

    Second tie of round 2, Roberts v Sibley.
  12. Yorkshire Blue

    Memory Lane Mike Beesley v Trevor Roberts 1:3 - poll now added

    Our third clash sees two players who I think were team-mates, goalkeeper Trevor Roberts and inside forward Mike Beesley. Post your cases for them, and a poll will follow later, but if you can't wait to cast your vote, you can always vote on McAlinden v McCrory or Anderson v Watson
  13. Ricey

    Pre-Match Thread Ricey's Report: Huddersfield Town (H) 13/12/08

    6 Points None The Richer. Saturday's game against Huddersfield town is a definate 6 pointer for the Shrimpers. They are directly below us and if Huddersfield win they go above us, this is something we don't want to happen and why this game is of great improtance to us. I think a major issue...

    PL Fixtures Round 23: Saturday 6th December 2008

    Copy and paste the following, adding your own scores etc ... Leicester City vs Southend United 3-0 (Fryatt) Col Ewe vs Hereford United 1-2 (Guinan) Swindon Town vs Carlisle United 1-1 (OG) Tranmere Rovers vs Leeds United 2-1 (Showunmi) Huddersfield Town vs Walsall 2-1 (Roberts) MK Dons vs...
  15. Uncle Leo

    US Sports - The Bill Simmons manifesto

    ESPN's Bill Simmons outlines what he'd do if he was made Obama's "Sports Tsar". Some crackers in here... Creations: A college football playoff system; a uniform boxing organization; a better trophy for the World Series; championship belts for the defending NBA champs that they must bring to...
  16. Irish_Shrimper

    Interview with an Exile: Part 2 - GlasgowSUFC

    This week, Ricardo from Glasgow takes time to answer some questions on being exiled from Southend. Above is him at the Mill. Stad, 2005. 1) How long have you been an exile? A) I haven’t actually lived in Essex for over 20 years now but only have classed myself as a true exile for the 8...
  17. davewebbsbrain


    I know a few on here are interested in Wreatling..on Sky Sports 3 at the mo, the are showing vintage WWE/WWF with the likes of Hulk Hogan, Big Boss Man, Ravishing Rick Rude, Jake 'the Snake' Roberts, Koko B ware and King Haku.. Quality wrestling!
  18. Ricey

    Transfers So Far!

    Brighton and Hove Albion INS: Kane Louis (Youth), Andrew Pearson (Youth), Dan Royce (Youth), Kane Wills (Youth), Colin Hawkins (Coventry), Kevin McLeod (Colchester), Adam Virgo (Celtic), David Livermore (Hull), Matt Richards (Ipswich, Loan), Kerry Mayo (Unattached), Gary Hart (Unattached)...
  19. Irish_Shrimper

    Happy Birthday GlasgowSUFC

    Best wishes to Rich today - hope you have a good one mate! This one is for you...
  20. The ESB Report (Sorry FBM)

    Had to write an 800 word report on the game last night for an assesment, and here it is: DONCASTER held Southend to a goal-less draw at Roots Hall to take a slight advantage in the League One play-off semi final. Rovers, who finished three places and four points ahead of their Essex...