UK time is: 18:48:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Sturrock Proves He Was Right!

When Paul Sturrock turned to Ryan Leonard at the weekend his judgment was questioned by a Southend fan.

Sturrock has revealed that he was knocked for his decision to bring on the midfielder, who went on to score the winner for The Shrimpers!

He was pleased for Leonard but would also be interested to hear the view of that fans now: 'When I made the changes and brought Ryan on one of the fans behind me kept on shouting out I didn't know what I was doing so I'd like to go and try and see him now.

'It was good for Ryan to get the goal and I'm obviously pleased by the result.'

The Southend boss admitted his side were "poor in the first half" and is now worried over the fitness of the influential Gavin Tomin, who will be missed should he be troubled by injury, he added: 'We were poor in the first half and I think it showed how influential Gavin Tomlin is.

'He injured his thigh in training on Friday and we're not sure how long he will be out for just yet.

'But we have players waiting and wanting to be involved and hopefully we can keep on getting the results while he's out.'

Apply To Be A Site Editor




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday February 4 2013

Time: 11:41AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Southend United Articles

The Preview: York City v Southend (Friday September 19 2014)

Brown - We Did Enough For The Win (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Brown - A Fully Deserved Pompey Victory (Wednesday September 17 2014)

Stats: Cheltenham v Southend (Wednesday September 17 2014)

The Report: Cheltenham Town 0 Southend 1 (Wednesday September 17 2014)

The Preview: Cheltenham Town v Southend (Monday September 15 2014)

The Report: Southend 2 Portsmouth 0 (Sunday September 14 2014)

Stats: Southend v Portsmouth (Saturday September 13 2014)

The Preview: Southend v Portsmouth (Friday September 12 2014)

Crystal Palace Defender Joins On Loan (Thursday September 11 2014)

Archived Southend United Articles

List All Vital Southend Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Morecambe 8 5 1 2 5 16
5. Northampton 8 4 2 2 5 14
6. Shrewsbury 8 4 2 2 5 14
7. Southend 8 4 2 2 3 14
8. Cheltenham 8 4 2 2 2 14
9. Portsmouth 8 4 1 3 2 13
10. Mansfield 8 4 0 4 -1 12

Breaking League News

Nothing in reserve
York : 19/09/2014 18:26:00
Team News: Plymouth v Hartlepool
Hartlepool : 19/09/2014 18:05:00
Team News: Mansfield v Carlisle
Mansfield : 19/09/2014 18:00:00
Team News: Wimbledon v Morecambe
Wimbledon : 19/09/2014 17:55:00
Former play-off rivals meet
York : 19/09/2014 17:26:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Cheltenham MotM
Suggested By:  Shrimper79
Bentley 0%
Prosser 0%
Thompson 0%
Williams 0%
White 0%
Deegan 0%
Payne 0%
Leonard 0%
Coulthirst 0%
Hurst 0%
Weston 0%
Sub - Clifford 100%
Sub - Barnard 0%
Sub - Atkinson 0%