Southend United 0-0 Crawley Town
Blues are playing at a higher tempo, but it’s Crawley who have created the better chances during a tence opening period.
Reeco Hackett-Fairchild nodded wide from close range as Southend created the first genuine opportunity. However, James Tilley, Jordan Maguire-Drew and Ashley Nadesan have passed up reasonable opportunities for the visitors.
With Walsall and Barrow in front at the break, Blues must find a way through to remain in touch with the group hovering above the dropzone.