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Midfielder Timothee Dieng signed for Southend after turning down a contract offer from Bradford City in 2018.
Dieng, who can also operate in defence, made 78 appearances for the Bantams in two seasons.
Prior to his move to the Yorkshire outfit Dieng was at Oldham Athletic who signed him from French side Brest for two years.
The Frenchman was made captain under former manager Sol Campbell as well as showing his versatility with some fine performances in the centre of defence.