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Official Match Thread Southend United v Barnsley 2nd Round FA Cup

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 2nd Round of the FA Cup of the 2018/19 season and Chris Powell’s first full season since his return and time in charge at the Mighty Shrimpers.

Our 2nd Round FA Cup match is at home against Barnsley.

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It is now time for ALL of us to get behind him and the team whether you are at Roots Hall, listening on the radio, or watching on ifollow, and make that famous "Roots Hall Roar".

Chris Powell's Southend United home team for the FA Cup 2nd Round against Barnsley


The Roots Hall pitch looks to be in superb nick and the match kicks off at 3.00pm. Saturday 1st December against Barnsley, It looks like it is going to be a overcast afternoon with possibility of some light rain for the game.
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The weather forecast for this afternoon at Roots Hall

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League Positions Last Season

10th (2017/18 Season) League One Southend United
22nd (2017/18 Season) Championship Barnsley (Relegated)

League Positions Current Season

5th (2018/19) (League 1) Barnsley
14th (2018/19 Season) (League 1) Southend United

Recent League Position Change

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Previous Five Meetings

Barnsley 1-0 Southend United (L1 3/11/18 Att. 10,709)
Barnsley 0-2 Southend United (L1 12/03/16 Att. 9,903)
Southend United 2-1 Barnsley (L1 17/10/15 Att. 6,572)
Southend United 0-1 Barnsley (FAC4 25/01/08 Att. 7,212)
Southend United 1-3 Barnsley (Champ 14/04/07 Att. 10,089)

Head to Head record

Southend United Wins: 17
Draws: 15
Barnsley Wins: 14

Wiggle it, Just a Little Bit!