A brief overview of the young Southend United players currently out on loan getting game time at their respective clubs.
Tom Clifford - Concord Rangers
After recently signing a one-month loan extension at Concord, Clifford helped Concord to draw 3-3 at home to Dorking Wanderers thanks to a last minute penalty from Joel Nouble. Concord now sit 13th in the National League South table after five league defeats from the last seven games.
Freddy Eastwood - Canvey Island
Freddy Eastwood made his senior debut for Canvey Island as the Gulls drew 1-1 away to Great Wakering Rovers. Eastwood signed for Canvey on Friday and was thrown straight into the starting XI by former Blues icon Mark Bentley who now manages Canvey. Eastwood started the game and played the whole 90 minutes as Canvey Island sit 11th in the Isthmian North table.
Zak Pianim & Ide Osimeh - Brentwood Town
The versatile 20-year old made his thirteenth Brentwood Town appearance in all competitions starting in the 5-2 defeat away to Dereham Town. Pianim played in midfield for Brentwood as they slipped to 18th in the Isthmian North table. Fellow loanee Ide Osimeh came on in the 73rd minute for former Cyprus 21 and Blues academy defender Anthony Furlonge. In the process, Osimeh made his eleventh appearance this season but the score was already 5-2 at this stage.