SOUTHEND United manager Chris Powell has selected a strong starting line-up for tonight's Checkatrade Trophy clash at Luton Town.

Blues will line up in a 5-3-2 formation with Taylor Moore recalled in defence and Luke Hyam in midfield.

Further forward, Theo Robinson and Shawn McCoulsky will both line up in attack.

Southend United: Oxley, Bwomono, Moore, Turner, White, Hendrie, Hyam, Yearwood, Mantom, Robinson, McCoulsky

Subs: Kightly, McLaughlin, Bishop, Klass, Kelman, Howard & Hutchinson