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The National League clash at Roots Hall Stadium on Tuesday will see hosts Southend United up against opponents in Maidenhead United.
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Southend United will be hoping for a better result after a 3-0 National League losing effort in their last game against York City.
Thierry Latty-Fairweather (26'), Maziar Kouhyar (74') and Zanda Siziba (77') scored for York City.
It’s been all too rare in recent times that Southend United have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The reality is that Southend United have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, shipping 9 goals in the process. We will have to find out if that trend will be continued on in this game.
Looking at their past form shows that Southend United:
- haven't lost in the league to Maidenhead United in their previous 2 games.
- are undefeated in their last 2 league matches at home.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of Boreham Wood in National League action, Maidenhead United will be aiming to make amends here.
Tyrone Marsh (52') scored for Boreham Wood.
The attacking players from Maidenhead United have had real problems scoring goals in their past six encounters, netting the disappointing return of only 3. In those matches, The Magpies have also seen the collective goal tally of their opponents equal 7.
Going into this contest, Maidenhead United have not won away from home in their last 3 league matches.
Head to head
The last league fixture featuring the two was National League match day 29 on 07/02/2023 and the score finished Maidenhead United 1-2 Southend United.
The referee was Aaron Jackson.
Team News: Southend United
The Southend United boss Kevin Maher does not have any fitness worries at all coming into this match with a fully injury-free group ready to go. Players who are serving a ban and are therefore ineligible to play are Harry Taylor and Gus Scott-Morriss.
Team News: Maidenhead United
Thanks to a fully healthy squad available for selection, the Maidenhead United boss Alan Devonshire has zero fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match.
Our feeling is that Maidenhead United have it in them to find the net against this Southend United side, however it probably won’t be as many as they’ll concede.
We’re expecting a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 advantage for Southend United at full-time. Let’s see what eventuates.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Roots Hall Stadium (12,492)
Captain: Nathan Ralph
Chairman: Ron Martin
Manager: Kevin Maher
Competitions: National League position 24
⭐ Star Player: Noor Husin
Usually deployed in the Centre Midfield position, Noor Husin was born in Mazar-I-Sharif, Afghanistan. Having played his first senior match for Accrington Stanley in the 2016 - 2017 season, the accomplished Midfielder has struck 2 league goals in the National League 2023 - 2024 campaign so far from a total of 8 appearances.