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Academy Players Retained

17 May 2020

Southend United are delighted to announce a number of Academy players have been offered new contracts.

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EFL STATEMENT: ACADEMY GAMES PROGRAMME

1 May 2020

The EFL has today confirmed that the Academy Games Programme for the 2019/20 season has been terminated with immediate effect.

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Duncan Keeping Academy Youngsters Engaged Putting On Zoom Calls With Players

30 April 2020

Academy Manager Ricky Duncan has been putting on zoom calls with all age groups of the Academy to keep in touch and see how they’re doing during lockdown.

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Healthy Wellbeing: Academy Home Exercise & Technical Programmes

30 March 2020

It’s not just our first-team players who have specific plans to follow.

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Peterborough United U18s 2-0 Southend United U18s

12 March 2020

Southend United U18s were unable to build on victory over Stevenage as they slipped to a 2-0 midweek defeat away to Peterborough United.

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Southend United U23s 5-2 Bristol Rovers U23s

4 March 2020

Southend United U23s scored four unanswered goals in the second half to overturn an interval deficit and run out 5-2 victors over Bristol Rovers at Garon Park.

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U23s Match Venue Change

2 March 2020

Supporters are advised that Blues U23's Central League game against Bristol Rovers has changed venue from the usual Boots & Laces Training Ground.

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Friendly: Harlow Town 1-5 Southend United U23s

27 February 2020

Matt Rush netted a hat-trick as Southend United U23s defeated Isthmian League South Central club Harlow Town 5-1 in a friendly on Wednesday evening.

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Key Academy Information

HOME VENUE FOR GAMES

BOOTS AND LACES
123 EASTERN AVENUE
SOUTHEND ON SEA
ESSEX
SS2 4DX

Blues' Academy will be holding trials for Under 6's to Under 14's on Thursday 20th February 2020.

If you are aged 6 – 14 years old and are interested in playing for Southend United Football Club’s Academy, then this is your opportunity to come along and demonstrate your football skills. 

The open trials are free and will be held at BOOTS & LACES TRAINING GROUND, 123 EASTERN AVENUE, SOUTHEND-ON-SEA, ESSEX. SS2 4DX.

More details can be found here.

For all Academy recruitment/trial enquiries contact: academyrecruitment@southend-united.co.uk. Please do not call as you will only be asked to email using this address. When emailing please provide your full name, age, date of birth, playing position, current/ previous clubs.