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Southend United FC Player Profiles

Posted 8th August 2016 at 09:06 pm

King has experience playing in League One having spent a period on loan at Crewe Alexandra in 2015/16, scoring five goals in 26 appearances.

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Southend United announced the signing of midfielder Adam King from Swansea City on-loan until the end of the season in August 2016.

King, a Scotland Under-21 international, arrived in South Wales in January 2014 having come through the ranks at Scottish Premiership side, Hearts. The 20-year-old played three senior games for the Edinburgh outfit before moving to Swansea.

The midfielder has managed one first-team appearance to date at the Swans; in the FA Cup victory at Tranmere Rovers in January 2015, but has impressed in his performances for the club’s development squad.

King has experience playing in League One having spent a period on loan at Crewe Alexandra in 2015/16, scoring five goals in 26 appearances.

Career History