Grant makes return for Shrimpers

17 April 2009 10:15
Southend midfielder Anthony Grant returns to the squad for the visit of League One champions-elect Leicester on Saturday afternoon.The former Chelsea youngster missed Monday's 3-2 win at Northampton with a knee injury but is back in training and will be available.James Walker has been sidelined with a hamstring injury since January but he is also training and nearing a return, although he is unlikely to feature at Roots Hall.Fellow striker Alex Revell is still recovering from a broken leg.Boss Steve Tilson is relishing the prospect of playing against a Leicester side that can earn promotion to the Championship and said: "It will be a fantastic test for us, you couldn't ask for a tougher game. It will be a sell-out playing against the best team in the league."

Source: Eurosport