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Southend United FC

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About the Club

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In Brief

Founded: 1906
Turned Professional: 1906

Current Division: EFL League Two
Home Stadium: Roots Hall
Address: Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 6NQ

Nicknames: The Shrimpers, The Blues
Main Sponsors 2019/20: 'Unsponsored' by Paddy Power
Club Mascots: Sammy the Shrimp and Elvis J Eel

Derby Matches

Leyton Orient, Colchester United, Canvey Island

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Southend United FC - Official 2019/20 Home Kit

Navy blue shirt with white trim. Navy shorts with white detailing. White socks with navy detailing.


Southend United FC - Official 2019/20 Away Kit

Yellow shirt with tonal diagonal print and black trim. Black shorts with white detailing. Yellow socks with black detailing.

History and Honours

Stadium History

Roots Hall (1955-Present) / View Stadium
Southend Stadium (1934-1955)
The Kursaal (1933)
Greyhound Park
Writtle Street
Roots Hall (1906)

Club Honours

League 1 Champions: 2005/06
Division 4 Champions: 1980/81
League 2 Play-Off Winners: 2004/05, 2014/15
Southern League Division 2 Champions: 1906/07, 1907/08
Essex Professional Cup Winners: 1949/50, 1952/53, 1953/54, 1954/55, 1956/57, 1961/62, 1964/65, 1966/67, 1971/72, 1972/73
Essex Senior Cup Winners: 1982/83, 1990/91, 1996/97, 2007/08
Essex Thameside Trophy Winners: 1989/90

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1st Team Squad 2019/20

Sam Barratt (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Elvis Bwomono (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Tom Clifford (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Kenny Coker (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Jason Demetriou (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Timothee Dieng (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Brandon Goodship (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Stephen Humphrys (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Isaac Hutchinson (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Luke Hyam (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Charlie Kelman (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Eren Kinali (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Michael Klass (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Harry Kyprianou (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Harry Lennon (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Sam Mantom (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Stephen McLaughlin (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Mark Milligan (Midfielder) /  Soccerbase  
Mark Oxley (Goalkeeper) /  Soccerbase  
Nathan Ralph (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Matt Rush (Forward) /  Soccerbase  
Joe Shaughnessy (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Richard Taylor (Defender) /  Soccerbase  
Callum Taylor (Goalkeeper) /  Soccerbase  
John White (Defender) /  Soccerbase  

Club Staff


Chairman: Ron Martin
Directors: Michael Markscheffel, Gary Lockett, Frank Van Wezel, Geoffrey King

Management & Coaching Staff

Manager: Mark Molesley (Age 39 years) / Appointed 13th August 2020 (5 months, 8 days ago) /  Soccerbase  
Assistant Manager: Tom Prodomo
Goalkeeping Coach: Joe Prodomo

Former Managers

Sol Campbell (Oct 2019-Jun 2020) /  Soccerbase  
Kevin Bond (Apr 2019-Sep 2019) /  Soccerbase  
Chris Powell (Jan 2018-Mar 2019) /  Soccerbase  
Phil Brown (Mar 2013-Jan 2018) /  Soccerbase  
Paul Sturrock
Steve Tilson
David Webb
Rob Newman
Alan Little
Alvin Martin
Ronnie Whelan
Peter Taylor
Barry Fry
Bobby Moore

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Club Media

Official Websites

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Official Apps

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Local Radio Stations

/ BBC Essex: (95.3 & 103.5 FM / 729, 765 & 1530 MW / 12D (229.072MHz) DAB)

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