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Police want to identify these three men who are suspected of invading the pitch at Southend United. Credit: Essex Police.

Police want help to identify three men who are suspected of threatening rival fans during a pitch invasion at Southend United’s League Two play-off final last month.

On Saturday May 17, there was a pitch invasion after the 2-2 second leg game at Roots Hall.

The tie ended 2-3 to Burton Albion and, while the majority of fans ran to console the players, about 100 ran to the stand where the away fans were.

A number of those people used threatening behaviour towards the Burton Albion fans.

Police have identified the majority of them but still do not know the names of three men.


Mansell Wallace: Chelmsford 'needs a younger person'

Chelmsford City FC Credit: ITV News Anglia

Following news of his surprise resignation, outgoing chairman of Chelmsford FC, Mansell Wallace, says he's stepping aside because he believes the club needs 'a younger person' to drive through changes.

In a statement, the 64 year old said "a younger person will have more energy to drive the plans through the next five years and beyond. I feel the time is right as a new appointment can be made in time for the coming season. The new Chairman can influence the organisation with his own ideas."

David Oldfield: MK Dons appoint man credited with developing West Brom's young stars

David Oldfield has played a key role in Saido Berahino's development.
David Oldfield has played a key role in Saido Berahino's development. Credit: PA

MK Dons have appointed David Oldfield as their new Head of Academy Coaching.

The 46-year-old has left Premier League club West Bromwich Albion to take up the role.

During his three years with the Baggies, Oldfield has helped to develop players such as Saido Berahino and George Thorne.

"We’re delighted to have secured the signature of someone of his stature,” Executive Director Andrew Cullen told the club's official wesbite.

“It’s a role we have been doing due diligence on and it’s an appointment which took time as we wanted to find an outstanding candidate with strong credentials - David fits the bill perfectly."

Winger Kaid Mohamed seals Northampton Town loan switch

Kaid Mohamed celebrates scoring for Cheltenham Town.
Kaid Mohamed celebrates scoring for Cheltenham Town. Credit: PA

Northampton Town have signed Port Vale winger Kaid Mohamed on a season long loan deal.

The 29-year-old had a stint at Bristol Rovers last season, but was unable to prevent the Gas from being relegated to The Conference.

Mohamed has also played for the likes of Cheltenham Town and AFC Wimbledon during his career.

Luton Town's bid to bring Andy Drury back to the club blocked by Crawley

Andy Drury left Luton Town to Join Ipswich in 2011.
Andy Drury left Luton Town to Join Ipswich in 2011. Credit: PA

League One side Crawley Town have blocked an approach from Luton Town for midfielder Andy Drury.

Drury previously spent time at Luton earlier in his career, before he was snapped up by Ipswich Town for a fee of around £150,000.

The Hatters were very interested in bringing the 30-year-old back to Kenilworth Road, but Crawley still see him as a key member of their squad.

"We have rejected Luton's approach because we have absolutely no wish to sell Andy," Crawley Town Chief Executive Michael Dunford said.

"He is an integral part of John Gregory's plans for next season and a very important member of our squad."

Luton have managed to get one deal over the line today however, with Welling United striker Ross Lafayette joining on a two-year deal.

Read more: Luton Town move for Lafayette

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