Three years ago, Southend United finished 17th in Football League Division 3. The highlights of that season were an FA Cup 3rd Round replay away at the Theatre of Chips in Scarborough, with the promise of a lucrative fourth round tie against Chelsea for the winner.
On the shrimper group on Yahoo, Martin writes: It’s well documented that many players have superstitions that they follow before a game and it’s just the same for supporters. However this season has presented quite a problem in that, until recently, our results have not reflected the care with which I’ve been making my offerings [...]
The only astonishing part of Freddy Eastwood‘s “wonder goal” / “lucky goal” / “fluke” in the Carling Cup fourth round tie is that he scored it against Manchester United. He scored a beauty for us in February. [One of many, I should add. It's just that I've not blogged about most of them.] He has [...]
Stan Collymore has been posting on Shrimperzone again: As for some of the wilder remarks on the boards about me,i will give you one or two facts,firstly,my physical and mental condition are A1,and having worked closely recently with coaches who train and do conditioning work with olympic athletes,i pay rather more attention to what there [...]
Folks, if you don’t want people to start losing their tempers with you, then please read the emails we send you. As previously mentioned on these pages, PremiumTV have started making life difficult for Mac users who wish to listen to the 16kbps radio commentaries online. The commentary does, in fact, work yet it gives [...]
For several years now, the Football League have been offering commentary on games over the internet. I have been a subscriber to this service for a few years now and have truly enjoyed the service, despite its faults. Sadly, the operators of the service, PremiumTV appear to have little or no knowledge of reality. The [...]
I know very little of the other teams playing in Germany, I take great exception to every company under the sun jumping on the World cup band wagon (and “supporting” every country they advertise in) The abundance of st Georges flags being flown by people who don’t even know when St Georges day falls annoys [...]
Campione campione ole ole ole Is this the greatest day in the history of Southend United FC?
I saw the battle of Chesterfield. It started badly with me paying seven quid for a �3.50 pay and display: I only noticed that I should have entered my registration number once I’d put �3.50 in the machine. The irritating piece of junk would not return my cash so I had to pay twice. Thanks, [...]
shrimpers.net – Messageboard JCR – the “agreement” has been published in the Rotherham Advertiser. I agree that the S Yorks coverage has been heavily in favour of our case and I had assumed that there was some wriggle room involved. However, I have to say that I can understand why our board is upset. The [...]