Southend are at home to Plymouth on the the opening day of their League 2 season on August 3rd.
They play AFC Wimbledon away on Boxing Day and and Burton Albion at home on the final day of the season.
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We hear from both managers ahead of Sunday's East Anglian derby between Norwich City and Ipswich Town.
The nine-year-old girl who was hit by a falling ceiling in a school hall during Storm Doris is expected to make a full recovery.
There will be some good spells of sunshine around at times and for most it will be dry.