Southend United Football Club was founded in 1906 and play their home matches at the 12,392 capacity Roots Hall stadium. The club currently (2013-14 season) compete in the Football League Tow, the third tier of English football. The club are known as "The Shrimpers", a reference to the area's maritime industry.
How to get to Southend United by train
Prittlewell railway station is a 5 minute walk from the football ground.
Southend United Address: Roots Hall Stadium, Victoria Avenue, Southend on Sea, Essex, England, SS2 6NQ