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Paris Cowan-Hall fouled by Ryan Leonard, the ref awards a free kick. Ryan Leonard receives a caution. Jake Cole takes the free kick.
Nick Chadwick comes on in place of Alex MacDonald.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ryan Cresswell by Rhys Griffiths. Daniel Bentley restarts play with the free kick.
Effort on goal by Durrell Berry from outside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the bar.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Kevan Hurst.
Barry Corr is sent off by the referee.
Barry Corr challenges Darren Purse unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jake Cole takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Michael Timlin on Alex MacDonald. Conor Hourihane restarts play with the free kick.
Kevan Hurst takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Maxime Blanchard.
Michael Timlin challenges Paris Cowan-Hall unfairly and gives away a free kick. Robbie Williams fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, clearance made by Freddy Eastwood. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Conor Hourihane, Ryan Cresswell manages to make a clearance.
Barry Corr gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex MacDonald. Direct free kick taken by Jake Cole.
Foul by Alex MacDonald on Chris Barker, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Daniel Bentley.
Effort on goal by Kevan Hurst from just outside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the target.
Warren Feeney leaves the field to be replaced by Paris Cowan-Hall. Rhys Griffiths is brought on as a substitute for Guy Madjo.
Freddy Eastwood replaces Elliot Benyon.
Ryan Leonard is brought on as a substitute for David Martin. Britt Assombalonga gets on the score sheet with a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Plymouth 1-1 Southend.Assist on the goal came from Ryan Leonard.
Corner taken left-footed by Conor Hourihane, Header on goal by Maxime Blanchard from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.
Luke Prosser fouled by Guy Madjo, the ref awards a free kick. Luke Prosser takes the direct free kick.
Britt Assombalonga takes a shot. Jake Cole makes a comfortable save.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Sean Clohessy on Onismor Bhasera. Free kick crossed by Alex MacDonald, Ryan Cresswell manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Alex MacDonald, Ryan Cresswell manages to make a clearance.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Warren Feeney. Daniel Bentley restarts play with the free kick.
Onismor Bhasera has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the target.
Onismor Bhasera challenges Ryan Cresswell unfairly and gives away a free kick. Daniel Bentley restarts play with the free kick.
Guy Madjo fouled by Ryan Cresswell, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Alex MacDonald.
Elliot Benyon takes a shot. Save made by Jake Cole.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Sean Clohessy on Warren Feeney. Alex MacDonald has an effort direct from the free kick.
Conor Hourihane has an effort at goal from outside the area which goes wide right of the goal.
Alex MacDonald delivers the ball, Onismor Bhasera has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.
Corner taken by Alex MacDonald, Elliot Benyon manages to make a clearance.
The referee blows for offside against Britt Assombalonga. Jake Cole takes the free kick.
Onismor Bhasera takes a shot. Comfortable save by Daniel Bentley.
Inswinging corner taken by Kevan Hurst from the left by-line, clearance made by Darren Purse.
Britt Assombalonga gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darren Purse. Jake Cole takes the free kick.
A cross is delivered by Sean Clohessy, Headed effort from inside the area by Britt Assombalonga misses to the right of the target.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Darren Purse by Elliot Benyon. Jake Cole takes the indirect free kick.
Elliot Benyon fouled by Durrell Berry, the ref awards a free kick. Kevan Hurst takes the free kick.
Britt Assombalonga is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Jake Cole.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Onismor Bhasera by David Martin. Robbie Williams restarts play with the free kick.
Robbie Williams sends in a cross, Headed effort from inside the box by Onismor Bhasera misses to the right of the target.
Foul by Durrell Berry on David Martin, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Kevan Hurst, clearance made by Maxime Blanchard.
Corner taken by Conor Hourihane.
Bhasera a worry for Plymouth
Plymouth boss Carl Fletcher will monitor midfielder Onismor Bhasera before Southend visit Home Park.
The Zimbabwe international was not risked in the 3-2 win over Morecambe last Saturday due to a knock and he faces a race against time to prove his fitness this time out.
Midfielder Ross Jenkins shone in Bhasera's absence with a wonder goal on debut following his loan arrival from Watford.
That goal capped an impressive performance and he is set to retain his place, even if Bhasera returns.
Warren Feeney was recalled to the starting line-up against the Shrimps and repaid his manager's faith in that decision with two goals from the penalty spot; a double salvo which should see him retain his spot in attack.
Paul Wotton is still missing after the midfielder picked up a groin injury in the 3-1 defeat to Port Vale.
Paul Sturrock will wait until as late as possible before deciding on his side.
Goalkeeper Paul Smith (concussion), centre-back Mark Phillips and forward Gavin Tomlin (both groin) are all rated as 50/50 having missed last Saturday's 2-1 victory over Exeter.
Sturrock also has decisions to make over the roles of fit-again strikers Barry Corr and Freddy Eastwood, with both long-term absentees stepping off the bench against the Grecians to find the net and help clinch all three points.
"Freddy and Barry have trained regularly this week," Sturrock told the club's official website. "I don't want to rush Corr back but I have a decision to make on Freddy."
Sturrock returns to Home Park having enjoyed two managerial stints with Plymouth but that will not stop him from trying to register a sixth win from seven games for Southend.
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