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  1. manor15

    Latest Rumours Summer Transfer Window Thread 2019

    Starting early perhaps, but the EFL have confirmed that League One and League Two clubs will be able to sign players permanently and on loan until 31st August. Premier League and Championship windows will shut on 8th August, the day before the first fixture...
  2. Yorkshire Blue

    SUFC's top 10 biggest purchases

    To follow up the list of our biggest sales, here's what I think our biggest purchases are https://www.shrimperzone.com/forums/threads/southend-uniteds-top-ten-player-sales.72908/page-3#post-2113216 1. Mike Marsh £500,000 =2. Gary Poole £400,000 =2. Peter Clarke £400,000 4. Andy Thomson £250,000...
  3. Inside transfers

    An interesting article this. Basically, it's all about social media follows and the ££££ from them: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-4726042/Wayne-Rooney-Paul-Pogba-transfers-changed.html
  4. Napster

    League One transfers so far

    From transfermarkt BLACKBURN ROVERS No arrivals Departures Wes Brown Free agent Adam Henley Free agent Hope Akpan Free agent Danny Guthrie Free agent Jason Lowe Free agent Gordon Greer Free agent WIGAN ATHLETIC Arrivals Chey Dunkley Free transfer Departures Andrew Taylor Free...
  5. Is Big Sam In Big Trouble?

    Sam Allardyce used his position as England manager to negotiate a £400,000 deal and offered advice to businessmen on how to “get around” FA rules on player transfers. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/09/26/exclusive-investigation-england-manager-sam-allardyce-for-sale/ Could this cost him...
  6. Who is to blame

    Ok who do we blame for the lack of transfers yesterday .Phil - Ron or our board All the hipe that Simpson was close That has to be down to Phil Not spending some money now that's got to be down to Ron .Now the question is has Ron lost faith in Phil brown so he wont invest in new players .Or is...
  7. The 'Requirement Policy' Now - Your Thoughts

    This is my first thread post, so be kind people. Towards the end of last season we were told by Phil Brown ‘I want to have my transfers done early’ and there were mentions of a requirement policy which we as supporters discussed quite heavily. I’m not saying it’s a...
  8. Napster

    Worst season for transfers

    I don't know how this season's transfers will pan out - but some seasons, we bought some absolute howlers. Take this from 97/98: (we sold some greats as well) 06/98 England Rob Newman DF Wigan Athletic 04/98 England David Whyte FW Bristol Rovers 02/98 England Simon Coleman DF Bolton Wanderers...
  9. Napster

    Loan incoming - Piotr Malarczyk

    BBC Essex Sport ‏@BBCEssexSport 13m13 minutes ago On loan transfers, #Southend boss Phil Brown says Blues are 'likely' to see addition to squad in next few hours
  10. Question Club Shop - Sponsor Transfers

    The club shop have previously re-transferred an InsureAndGo logo for me free of charge as it was wearing away. Does anyone know if they still have these or if they only have Martin Dawn now?
  11. 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...
  12. High profile players we're linked too

    I've been thinking, we seem to be linked to some high profile players of late, who don't come cheap. Ok they're free transfers but the wages must be very high. My question is, where's the money coming from. I know people have spoken before about a mysterious backer, maybe this is true...
  13. SamuraiBlue

    Heathrow to Windsor Travelodge

    Can anyone recommend a company to take me and my family this relatively short distance? I would like to pre-book one of those companies where they wait for you at the arrivals and it doesn't matter if the plane is delayed. Me, my wife, a three year old and a baby so I would like baby/child...
  14. GregStarz

    Question Who fancies joining?

    Who fancies joining? (Soccer Manager) I don't know if anyone else here plays this but does anyone fancy playing Soccer Manager online if I set up our own league? It's a pretty decent game to play online with roughly 2 games a week, you only have to log in for a few minutes per day or...
  15. Latest Rumours Summer transfers

    According to this article we're one of a number of clubs being linked with Exeter midfielder Liam Sercombe - http://www.exeterexpressandecho.co.uk/Transfer-Rumour-Exeter-City-8217-s-Sercombe/story-26438502-detail/story.html
  16. Holiday thread 2018

    Thought I'd start a general thread for holiday advice/gloating/general chit chat. We're planning our summer holiday (first week in July) and first proper holiday with the little'un. Looking for somewhere self-catering, with decent toddler friendly facilities and not a long flight from...
  17. Chalky

    January Transfer Window

    Im not sure if there is already a thread for this, but anyway. Who do you want us to sign? and don't say (a striker) give names. Suggest free transfers and loans. Maybe suggest some players we should get rid off. First one i saw was that Jermaine Easter got Released by Millwall this week, would you?
  18. 2014-15 Season Preview - Stevenage FC

    Stevenage FC Nickname: The Boro Founded: 1976 (As Stevenage Borough FC) Ground: Broadhall Way Capacity: 6,722 Manager: Graham Westley 2013-14 Season: League One - 24th - Relegated Transfers Ins: Sam Beasant (Woking), Andrew Bond (Chester), Harry Worley (Newport), Dean Wells (Braintree)...
  19. 2014/15 Season Preview - Carlisle United

    Carlisle United Nickname: The Cumbrians, The Blues Founded: 1904 Ground: Brunton Park Capacity: 18,202 Manager: Graham Kavanagh 2013-14 Season: League One - 22nd - Relegated Transfers INS: Danny Grainger (Dunfermline), Anthony Sweeney (Hartlepool), Gary Dicker (Crawley), Billy Paynter...
  20. RHB

    Some thoughts for SZ

    Before I retired I had a fair chunk of people who worked with or for me spread all over the country. Getting round to see all of them was a logistical nightmare so in addition to visits I used the internal intranet to have discussions with people which worked pretty well when everyone remembered...