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Official Match Thread Southend United v Oxford 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 League One home game of the 2018/19 season and Chris Powell’s first full season since his return and time in charge at the Mighty Shrimpers.

Our sixth match at home is against Oxford United.

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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 6th Southend United League One Home Team of the 2018/19 season


The Roots Hall pitch looks fantastic and is ready for action at 3.00pm Saturday 6th October against Oxford United, It looks like it is going to be a very wet and blustery afternoon for the game, but we now have WHITE GOAL NETS.



The weather forecast for today at Roots Hall


Chris Powell’s current League home record
Won 8
Drawn 1
Lost 4
Goals scored 27
Goals conceded 15

League Positions Last Season
10th (2017/18 Season) Southend United
16th (2017/18 Season) Oxford United

League Positions Current Season
11th (2018/19 Season) Southend United
23rd (2018/19 Season) Oxford United

Recent League Position Change


Previous Five Meetings
Southend United 1-1 Oxford United (L1 25/11/17 Att. 6,797)
Oxford United 0-2 Southend United (L1 14/02/17 Att. 7,277)
Southend United 1-1 Oxford United (LT2 06/12/16 Att. 2,004)
Southend United 2-1 Oxford United (L1 27/09/16 Att. 5,593)
Oxford United 2-3 Southend United (L2 17/01/15 Att. 7,207)

Head to Head record
Southend United Wins: 22
Draws: 10
Oxford United Wins: 19
We have not lost to Oxford United since 2012

Wiggle it, Just a Little Bit!