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History Books: Blues vs Sky Blues

18 October 2018

Let's open the archives and dive into the deep history between Southend and Coventry...

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History Books: Gills vs Blues

12 October 2018

Let's open the archives and look at the long history between Gillingham and Southend...

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History Books: Chairboys vs Blues

28 September 2018

Let’s open the archives and look at the history between Wycombe and Southend...

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Blues vs The Cod Army - Previous Encounters

19 September 2018

This weekends game will be only the 11th meeting between Southend United and Fleetwood Town, with this in mind we venture into the short history between the two sides and look back at the previous...

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Southend Managers From Yesteryear – Ronnie Whelan

12 July 2018

Ronnie Whelan had a glittering playing career which saw him win numerous domestic and European honours as part of the famous Liverpool side of the 1980’s.

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Southend Managers From Yesteryear - Barry Fry

27 June 2018

Barry Fry only spent eight months at Southend United but his impact at Roots Hall, along with his acrimonious departure, left an indelible mark on the club.

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Southend Managers From Yesteryear - Ted Birnie

20 June 2018

Edward Lawson Birnie, better known to the world as ‘Ted,’ was and still is Southend United’s longest-serving manager having been Blues boss for 12 years, spanning over 500 games.

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Southend Managers From Yesteryear – Dave Smith

13 June 2018

Dave Smith managed Blues for just over seven years between 1976 and 1983 and left the club with one of the best win percentages of any Southend United boss.

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Southend Managers From Yesteryear - Peter Taylor

6 June 2018

Born and bred in Essex, Peter Taylor became Southend United manager in 1993 following the departure of Barry Fry to Birmingham City.

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Southend Managers From Yesteryear – Bobby Moore

30 May 2018

When you mention the name Bobby Moore you’d be forgiven for remembering him as one of, if not the, greatest player to ever play for West Ham United and England’s World Cup winning captain.

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Southend Managers From Yesteryear - Paul Sturrock

22 May 2018

Paul Sturrock will be well known, not only to Blues fans, but to fans of Plymouth Argyle having managed both clubs during a managerial career spanning over three decades.

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Southend Managers From Yesteryear – Bob Jack

16 May 2018

Robert “Bob” Jack was Blues’ first ever manager following the club’s formation back in May 1906 and the Scotsman brought immediate success to the club in his role as player-manager.

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