Kevin Bond has resigned as manager of Southend, the Sky Bet League One club have announced.
Michael Kightly has announced his retirement from football aged 33.
Figures from the world of football joined Justin Edinburgh’s family, friends and supporters on Tuesday to remember the late Leyton Orient manager at a memorial service in Chelmsford.
Southend have appointed Kevin Bond as their new manager until the end of the season.
The pitch invasion during Blackpool’s home game against Southend is being investigated by the Football Association, Press Association Sport understands.
Blackpool snatched an equaliser in the last minute of added time to claim a 2-2 draw against Southend on the day that thousands of Seasiders supporters ended their near four-year boycott of Bloomfield Road.
Southend have been served with another winding-up petition for unpaid tax by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).
Brentford boss Dean Smith hailed his much-changed side after a 4-2 win at Southend in the first round of the Carabao Cup.
Brentford secured a 4-2 win at Southend in the first round of the Carabao Cup despite making 11 changes to their starting line-up.
Southend should have goalkeeper Mark Oxley available for their Sky Bet League One opener against Doncaster on Saturday.
Southend have hired former Charlton and Huddersfield boss Chris Powell to replace Phil Brown as…