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Official Match Thread Blackpool FC v Southend United

The Big Dady

Light & Bitter
Staff member
Jan 20, 2007
The Official Match Thread brought to you by ShrimperZone.com

So here we are the eighteenth away game of the 2018/19 season and the 28th away game since Chris Powell’s return and time in charge at the Mighty Shrimpers.

Our eighteenth away match is against Blackpool

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It is now time for ALL of us to get behind him and the team whether you are at Bloomfield Road, listening on the radio, or watching on ifollow.

Chris Powell's 18th Southend United League One Away Team of the 2018/19


Southend United will be playing in their Sky Blue away kit today


Bloomfield Road, is ready for action at 3.00pm Saturday 9th March 2019, it looks like we are going to have sunny intervals with a fresh sea breeze making it feel cold for the game this afternoon.


The weather forecast for day at Bloomfield Road

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Chris Powell’s current away record after 27 games

Won 10
Drawn 6
Lost 11
Goals scored 30
Goals conceded 32

League Positions Last Season

10th (2017/18) League One Southend United
12th (2017/18) League One Blackpool

League Positions Current Season

8th (2018/19 Season) Blackpool
13th (2018/19 Season) Southend United

Recent League Positions Change

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Previous five Meetings

Southend United 1-2 Blackpool (L1 17/11/18 Att. 6,882)
Blackpool 1-1 Southend United (L1 17/03/18 Att. 3,213)
Southend United 2-1 Blackpool (L1 30/09/17 Att. 6,688)
Blackpool 2-0 Southend United (L1 02/04/16 Att. 6,979)
Southend United 1-0 Blackpool (L1 21/11/15 Att. 6,290)

Head to Head record

Southend United Wins: 10
Draws: 3
Blackpool: 12

Special Note:
Today Blackpool Football Club will pays its respects to all those supporters and former players no longer with us.

There will be a laying of wreaths at 2.50pm and then a minute's silence prior to kick-off.


Wiggle it, Just a Little Bit!