Another pre-season friendly has been added to the schedule with a trip to face Sky Bet League One opposition next month.
Kevin Maher will take his Southend United squad to Portman Road to take on Ipswich Town, managed by Kieran McKenna.
Blues will make the journey up the A12 twice in quick succession with the game against the Tractor Boys coming a week after facing Colchester United.
The friendly is due to take place on Tuesday, July 26 with a 7pm kick-off. Ticket information will be released closer to the game.
It is the seventh pre-season friendly to be announced so far ahead of the 2022/23 Vanarama National League campaign.
Confirmed Pre-Season Games
Saturday, July 9 – Kings Langley (A), 3pm
Tuesday, July 12 – Canvey Island (A), 7.30pm
Saturday, July 16 – Kettering Town (A), 3pm
Tuesday, July 19 – Colchester United (A), 7.30pm
Saturday, July 23 – Gillingham (H), 3pm
Tuesday, July 26 – Ipswich Town (A), 7pm
Saturday, July 30 – Concord Rangers (A), 3pm