Match Thread Blackpool v Southend United | Vital Football

Match Thread Blackpool v Southend United


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Simon Grayson has made one change to the team for today's visit of Southend United.

Taylor Moore comes in for Jordan Thorniley, who is on the substitutes bench.

In total, there are six players who make their home debut for the Seasiders, with the likes of Chris Maxwell, Gary Madine and Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall all keeping their place in the side.

Team: Maxwell, Bola, Heneghan, Spearing, Feeney, Dewsbury-Hall, Turton, Gnanduillet, Madine, Ronan, Moore.

Subs: Sims, Thorniley, Delfouneso, Virtue, Nuttall, Ward, Macdonald.


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A minute's applause will be held prior to kick-off against Southend United this afternoon, in memory of supporters and former players who passed away in 2019.

We will remember:

Derek Ainsworth
David Allan
Bob Ashcroft
Martyn Bellamy
Audrey Beresford
Jean Berry
James Edward Birch
Vivienne Black
Peter Broome
Les Campbell
James ‘Jimmy’ Cook
Bill Crayston
Susan Daniels
Richard ‘Dickie’ Davidson
Bobby Doyle
David Edwards
Joanne Everton
Graham Fish
Callum Fyall
Ian Terrell Harold Gammon
Mark Gallagher
Les Golder
Terry Greenwood
George Gray
Wee John Hancock
Albert Hargreaves
Jack Hill
Lee Hindley
Leslie Hitchen
Geoff Kenny
George Kirk
Barry Kirkham
Gary Lewis
Kenneth Marshall
Barrie Martin
Terry Mckie
Kit Napier
Roy Norris
John Oliver
Bryan Ormerod
Jonathan Parker
Derek Parsons
William Pennington
Fred Pickering
Royston Prance
Cyril Robinson
Dorothy Robinson
Matthew Rostron
Geoff Rutter
David Sanderson
Vincent Schools
George Scott
Ian Sinclair
Alan Skirton
Denis Smith
Thomas Stafford
Jordan Stanley Tenbey
Kevin Stonehouse
Colin Summerbell
Peter Swore
Harry Taberner
David Taylor
Tom Threlfall
Billy Underwood
Eric Waller
Vincent Walmsley
Brian Ward
Tom White
Jean Wilkinson
Seymour Williams
Peter Thomas Wrigley

Sadly missed by all who knew them.


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SOUTHEND United manager Sol Campbell has made two enforced changes to his starting line-up for this afternoon’s clash at Blackpool.

The fit-again Timothee Dieng has returned in place of the injured John White while Sam Mantom has come back in for the injured Harry Phillips.

However, the rest of the side remains unchanged.

Southend United: Oxley, Demetriou, Bwomono, Dieng, Clifford, Milligan, Mantom, Hutchinson, McLaughlin, Kelman, Barratt

Subs: C Taylor, Goodship, Egbri, Rush, Kinali, K Coker & Mitchell-Nelson