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Official Match Thread Gillingham 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 sixth away game of the 2019/20 season and Gary Waddock’s 3rd away game since he was appointed Caretaker Manager of the Mighty Shrimpers.

Our sixth away match is against Gillingham
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It is now time for ALL of us to get behind Gary and the team whether you are at MEMS Priestfield Stadium, listening on the radio, or listening/watching on ifollow.

Gary Waddock’s Southend United League One Away Team against Gillingham


MEMS Priestfield Stadium is ready for action at 3.00pm Saturday 5th. October 2019, it looks like we are going to have a gloomy overcast afternoon for the game, with a gentle breeze. (Hope Waddock and the team brighten it up).

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Our "temporary" scaffold stand seats in the open away end

The weather forecast for this afternoon at MEMS Priestfield Stadium

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Current League away record after 5 away games

Won 1
Drawn 0
Lost 4
Goals scored 7
Goals conceded 13

League Positions Last Season

13th (2018/19) League One Gillingham
19th (2018/19) League One Southend United

League Positions Current Season

16th (2019/20) League One Gillingham
21st (2019/20) League One Southend United

Recent League Positions Change

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Previous five Meetings

Southend United 2-0 Gillingham (L1 01/01/19 Att. 7,903)
Gillingham 0-2 Southend United (L1 13/10/18 Att. 5,584)
Southend United 4-0 Gillingham (L1 02/04/18 Att. 8,466)
Gillingham 2-1 Southend United (LTGr 29/08/17 Att. 1,549)
Gillingham 3-3 Southend United (L1 26/08/17 Att. 5,339)

Head to Head record

Southend United Wins: 40
Draws: 32
Gillingham Wins: 46

Come On You Yellows!