Southend United's full EFL Trophy Group list has now been confirmed.
Today (Friday 12th July) at 12:30pm the draw took place to confirm which invited U21's side would join Southend in Southern Section Group C.
Prior to the draw Blues already knew two of their upcoming opponents, these two teams were AFC Wimbledon and Leyton Orient and now they will also face Brighton & Hove Albion U21's
Below are the fixtures for the Group Stage:
w/c 2nd September - Leyton Orient (A)
w/c 7th October - Brighton & Hove Albion (H)
w/c 11th November - AFC Wimbledon (H)