SOUTHEND United manager Kevin Bond has made four changes to his starting line-up for this afternoon's clash with Blackpool at Roots Hall.

Centre-back Liam Ridgewell will make his debut for the Shrimpers while Isaac Hutchinson, Simon Cox and Stephen Humphrys have all been recalled.

However, there is no place in the squad for Brandon Goodship or Stephen McLaughlin.

Southend United: Oxley, Bwomono, Shaughnessy, Ridgewell, Lennon, Ralph, Milligan, Mantom, Hutchinson, Cox, Humphrys

Subs: Bishop, Hyam, Ndukwu, Kelman, Robinson, Blackman & White