GOAL FLASH! Southend United 0-2 Coventry City

(78′ mins): It was always going to be a tall order for Southend to mount a comeback and twelve minutes from time, they were undone again. Maxime Biamou outmuscled Miles Mitchell-Nelson before toe-poking beyond Oxley and in via the foot of the post. It had been spirited from Southend, but ultimately the gulf in class was enormous.

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Brian Jeeves

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