Betting preview ahead of the home game against the Posh at Roots Hall.
Southend are the 23/20 favourites for three points at home to Peterborough in front of the Sky Sports cameras on Saturday.
The visiting Posh have been priced up at 11/5 by Sky Bet for the win and the draw is a 5/2 chance.
Phil Brown’s Southend are searching for their first win of the season and can be backed at 9/4 in the correct score group betting to win 1-0, 2-0 or 2-1.
Noel Hunt and David Mooney both scored in the 2-2 draw at Coventry on Monday night and the pair can be backed as respective 5/1 and 11/2 market leaders in the first goalscorer betting.