Home tie in the second round of the JPT to be played week commencing 7th OctoberSouthend United will play Dagenham & Redbridge in the second round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy at Roots Hall.
The tie will be the week commencing the 7th October.
Blues beat Dagenham on their way to the final against Crewe Alexandra last season, and will be hoping to do the same again this year.
Full Southern section draw:
Southend United vs. Dagenham & Redbridge
Peterborough United vs. Brentford
Stevenage vs. MK Dons
Leyton Orient vs. Coventry
Oxford United vs. Portsmouth
Swindon Town vs. Plymouth Argyle
Wycombe vs. Bristol City
Crawley Town vs. Newport County