Transfer deadline day – Southend United

Premier League clubs have until October 5 to complete transfer business, An additional domestic window between the Premier League and EFL runs from October 5/16.

It’s going to be an uphill struggle for the Shrimpers, despite Mark Molesley filling several holes in his young squad.

There’s no question of commitment, but a lack of experience and EFL quality could prove costly come the conclusion of the campaign.

Winger, Ashley Nathaniel-George, will have plenty to prove following his move from Crawley Town, while once fit, Simeon Akinola, needs to pick up where he left off a Barnet last season, where he netted seventeen times during the B’s run to the National League play-offs.

Players in;
Jordan Green – from Barnsley (loan)
Kyle Taylor – from AFC Bournemouth (loan)
Simeon Akinola – from Barnet (free)
Alan McCormack – from Unattached
Shaun Hobson – from AFC Bournemouth (undisclosed)
Ashley Nathaniel-George – from Crawley Town (free)

Players out (since the conclusion of the 2019/20 season);
Isaac Hutchinson – to Derby County (undisclosed)
Theo Robinson – to Port Vale (free)
Stephen Humphrys – to Rochdale (undisclosed)
Stephen McLaughlin – to Mansfield Town (free)
Mark Milligan – to Macarthur (free)
Joe Shaughnessy – to St. Mirren (free)
Sam Barratt – to Maidenhead United (free)
Luke Hyam – Released
Sam Mantom – Released


Brian Jeeves

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