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1:52pm

There's the chance. Ryan Leonard shoots wide of the left post from 14 yards.

1:50pm

Six minutes of injury time to be played.

1:48pm

87 minutes on the clock and Daniel Bentley goes forward for a corner and stays up for the throw.

1:47pm

Not going to score as it is. Need to try something different. Put Egan up front or something.

1:46pm

John Egan booked for a foul on Alex MacDonald.

1:45pm

Low, long range shot from Chris Hussey is well saved down to his left hand side by Daniel Bentley.

1:39pm

Jack Payne on for Will Atkinson. What must Lee Barnard be thinking.

1:38pm

Blues don't really look like scoring at the moment to be brutally honest.

1:36pm

Fifteen minutes to go

1:35pm

Could be the last time we see Freddy in action at Roots Hall. Lets hope for another of his magic moments.

1:34pm

1-0 down from first leg, 2-2 in the second. Exactly the same as against Crewe in 2012 so far.

1:32pm

Freddy Eastwood on for Anthony Straker

1:31pm

Blues again concede from a set piece as Chris Hussey's free-kick fell to Adam McGurk inside the penalty area and he fired home from close range.

1:29pm

Blues 2, Burton 2, McGurk on target

1:28pm

Phil Brown talking with Luke Prosser.

1:27pm

Free-kicks have been awful again from Blues today.

1:25pm

Burton now looking stronger again

1:24pm

Conor Clifford comes on for Michael Timlin as Blues make their first change

1:24pm

Second change for Burton as Alex MacDonald comes on for David Gray

1:23pm

Deflected shot from Billy Kee is well saved by Daniel Bentley

1:22pm

Michael Timlin booked for a foul on Lee Bell.

1:20pm

Half an hour to go and it's still Blues 2, Burton 1. 2-2 on aggregate

1:18pm

Barry Corr is winning everything in the air.

1:16pm

Great challenge from Ben Coker diverts a low shot from Adam McGurk wide of the left post

1:13pm

Burton make the first change of the game with Billy Kee coming on for Dominic Knowles.

1:11pm

Expecting this second half to be tight and nervy and less expansive than the first.

1:08pm

Attendance: 9,696 with 723 from Burton

1:06pm

Ryan Leonard shows great speed to burst in to the box but his effort from a narrow angle is parried to safety by Dean Lyness.

1:04pm

Teams coming back for the start of the second half. Not sure I can handle another 45 minutes of this!

12:50pm

Half time: Blues 2, Burton 1. What a 45 minutes of football that was.

12:48pm

Sorry for the delay in posting about Straker's goal. Not going to lie I got a bit carried away when it went in, dropped the laptop and it wouldn't turn back on. But it's all good again now!

12:47pm

Anthony Straker headed home a left wing cross from Michael Timlin at the far post to bring Blues back level on aggregate.

12:44pm

Blues 2, Burton 1. Straker

12:34pm

Back to where we started now. Blues a single goal behind.

12:34pm

Ball broke to Ryan Leonard just inside the penalty area and he turned to send a well struck volley in to the back of the net.

12:33pm

Blues 1, Burton 1. Leonard

12:25pm

Barry Corr breaks free in the penalty area and sends a low, 12 yard shot straight at the keeper.

12:24pm

Marcus Holness headed home a right wing free-kick from Chris Hussey. Terrible marking from Blues who now have a real mountain to climb here.

12:23pm

Blues 0, Burton 1 Holness

12:21pm

Great last ditch challenge from Ben Coker stops Dominic Knowles running clean through on goal

12:16pm

Stunning long range shot from Kevan Hurst is tipped over by Dean Lyness

12:16pm

Barry Corr heads a right wing cross from Will Atkinson straight at Burton keeper Dean Lyness.

12:10pm

Burton have now won a couple of free-kicks in dangerous positions in the last few minutes both have been dealt with well by Daniel Bentley.

12:08pm

Ref has just spoken to Burton captain Lee Bell about time wasting

12:06pm

Burton taking their time over every throw and set piece

12:06pm

Great atmosphere inside the ground. The ovation the players got as they came out on to the pitch gave me goose-bumps.

12:01pm

The game is underway

11:56am

Burton: Lyness, Edwards, Hussey, Bell, Weir, McFadzean, Knowles, McGurk, Holness, Cansdell-Sherriff, Gray

Subs: Lainton, Alexander, Palmer, Diamond, MacDonald, Symes & Kee

11:53am

Blues boss Phil Brown has made just one change to his starting line-up with Anthony Straker coming in for Jacob Murphy on the left flank.

Southend: Bentley, White, Egan, Sokolik, Coker, Leonard, Atkinson, Timlin, Hurst, Corr, Straker

Subs: P Smith, Prosser, Eastwood, Murphy, Clifford, Payne & Barnard

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7:27am Sun 18 May 14

CHRISTMAS CAROL says...

Who the F--- are Burton Albion
Who the F--- are Burton Albion CHRISTMAS CAROL
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