The mystery of the missing plans - why are we waiting?

The mystery of the missing plans – why are we waiting?

THERE was guarded anticipation last month when Southend United’s official website announced that the planning application for a new stadium at Fossetts Farm had been…

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The EFL Trophy has been a resounding success - it has killed off B teams forever

The EFL Trophy has been a resounding success – it has killed off B teams forever

In August I was one of 14 fans who attended a Q&A with Football League chief executive Shaun Harvey and Southend United chief executive Steve…

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Focus is key for a successful season: 2016/17 preview

Focus is key for a successful season: 2016/17 preview

AS the League One curtain raiser fast approaches, there’s plenty of excitement at Roots Hall as the club attempts to complete its transfer business before…

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What's gone wrong? A considered analysis

What’s gone wrong? A considered analysis

DRIVING home from the Oldham game, the post-mortem was in full swing on BBC Essex. Interspersed with the light relief of Col Ewe fans contemplating…

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Brown's shot at redemption

Brown’s shot at redemption

SOUTHEND’S play-off push has inevitably thrust Phil Brown back into the national football spotlight, a place where he appears quite comfortable. Interviews with the manager…

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Michael Timlin is right to chastise destructive fans

Michael Timlin is right to chastise destructive fans

“I PAY my money, I can say what I like” is the mantra of the moron sitting behind us we’ve all had to endure during…

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Trial and error

Trial and error

SOUTHEND have played some interesting friendlies this summer. I don’t mean Great Wakering and Billericay. Phil Brown’s side have pitted their wits against both Spurs…

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