Southend United arrive at York Road Stadium on Tuesday for the National League meeting with home team Maidenhead United.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Maidenhead United v Southend United game (including the best match odds).
Maidenhead United enter this match following on from a 1-1 National League drawn game vs Bromley.
The only name on the scoresheet from Maidenhead United was Emile Acquah (57'). Louis Dennis (83') scored for Bromley.
It has been all too rare in recent times that Maidenhead United have shown defensive steel. It will be a concern for them that Maidenhead United have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, shipping 11 goals on the way.
Southend United go into this match following on from a 2-0 National League win to beat York City in their most recent game.
The only player to score from Southend United was Jack Bridge (64', 71').
Kevin Maher's Southend United have seen their goal attempts be successful a total of 8 times in the course of their previous 6 matches. The aggregate of goals that they have conceded during those matches comes to 6.
Head to head
The last league meeting featuring these sides was National League match day 6 on 29/08/2022 when it finished Southend United 2-0 Maidenhead United.
The referee was Wayne Cartmel.
Team News: Maidenhead United
The Maidenhead United manager Alan Devonshire does not have any fitness concerns at all ahead of this match thanks to a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Southend United
With a completely healthy squad available to choose from, the Southend United boss Kevin Maher has zero fitness worries to report coming into this game.
Our assessment is that Maidenhead United will likely be able to put a goal past this Southend United team, but a single goal is unlikely to be as many as they’ll concede.
Our tip is for a 1-2 victory for Southend United by the conclusion of the game. It’s a very tough call.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: York Road Stadium (4,500)
Captain: Alan Massey
Chairman: Peter Griffin
Manager: Alan Devonshire
Competitions: National League position 16
⭐ Key Man: Emile Acquah
Usually taking to the field in the Striker position, Emile Acquah was born in England. Having made a first senior appearance for Maidenhead United in the 2022 - 2023 season, the skilful Forward has got 9 league goals in the National League 2022 - 2023 season so far in 27 appearances.