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Lee Barnard made his Southend return permanent this week and is already looking ahead to the new season.
Southend youngster Jack Payne is determined to build on his first year with the first-team squad after signing a new one-year deal.
Southend United have agreed new one-year deals with Lee Barnard, Paul Smith and Jack Payne.
League One's Milton Keynes Dons face AFC Wimbledon of League Two in the pick of the first round Capital One Cup draw.
Southend United have signed winger Myles Weston on a free transfer from League One outfit Gillingham.
Southend manager Phil Brown insists he is happy with his early preparations for the coming season.
York City are poised to sign former Southend United winger Anthony Straker, Sky Sports understands.
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