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Southend United U18s 2-1 Luton Town U18s

21 January 2020

Southend United U18s qualified for EFL Youth Alliance Merit League One by defeating Luton Town, 2-1, in their final South East Conference fixture of the season at Boots & Laces on Saturday.

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Match Reports

Big win for U18s

14 January 2020

Southend United U18s registered their biggest victory over the season, 7-0 over Milton Keynes Dons, to ensure they go into Saturday’s final EFL Youth Alliance South East Conference fixture against...

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Academy

Callum Taylor on a precious point against Peterborough

7 January 2020

Goalkeeper Callum Taylor made a crucial second-half penalty save to help preserve a precious point for Southend United U18s against Peterborough United as they seek to earn a place in EFL Youth...

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Academy

Peterborough United U23s 1-3 Southend United U23s

10 December 2019

Southend United U23s coach Craig Fagan was impressed with the way that his squad dealt with Peterborough United’s formation as they maintained their 100% Central League South Division record with a...

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Southend United U18s 1-2 AFC Wimbledon U18s

10 December 2019

Southend United U18s were knocked out of the EFL Youth Alliance Cup by AFC Wimbledon after a narrow 2-1 defeat at Boots & Laces on Saturday morning.

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Academy

Southend United U18s 3-1 Leyton Orient U18s

3 December 2019

Southend United U18s coach Danny Heath was impressed with the contribution of the club’s schoolboy talent after seven U16s featured in Saturday’s 3-1 victory over Leyton Orient.

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Club News

Loan Watch - 30th November

2 December 2019

A brief overview of the Southend United players currently out on loan getting game time at their respective clubs.

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Academy

Ahmet Biler On The U18s Defeat

27 November 2019

Left-back Ahmet Biler felt Southend United U18s were unlucky not to get something out of their recent EFL Youth Alliance South East Conference fixture at home to AFC Wimbledon.

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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.