Tonight’s Sky Bet League One game against Bury will be refereed by Martin Coy…
This evenings game will be Coy’s second game in charge of a Southend fixture, with both games coming this season.
The previous Blues game that he officiated came on 23rd December 2017, when Scunthorpe beat Southend 3-1 at Glanford Park.
Coy started his career just four years ago in the National League. He had been refereeing in the fifth tier of English football up until the end of last season, with the 2017/18 season being his first year in charge of both League One and League Two.
His last game came on 27th January, when Oldham hosted Plymouth in League One, with the visitors winning 2-1.
He brandished seven yellow cards in the game bringing his total tally of cards shown up to 300 yellow cards and 12 red cards.