SOUTHEND United have confirmed their first four pre-season friendlies.

The Shrimpers head to FA Vase finalists Great Wakering Rovers on Saturday July 13 for a match which kicks off at 3pm before heading to Canvey Island the following Tuesday for a 7.30 kick off.

League Two Gillingham will visit Roots Hall on Saturday July 27 for a 1pm kick off before Blues go to Chelmsford City on Saturday August 3 for a 3pm start.