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Southend United 0 Stockport County 1 ( Vanarama National League) Saturday 28 August 2021

          And with one bound they were free! Well, not quite but today saw County dispatch thoughts of last Saturday`s dispiriting performance to history`s back waters with a heroic showing against a Southend side that wanted it and more besides!    Belters- every one of `em !       County were backed magnificently by 350 travelling C ounty fans who for long periods comprehensively out sang the massive home following, thoroughly deserving the 3 points that a well earned 1-0 win brings them via another lethal strike from Rooney!   There was a whiff of something stirring even half an hour before kick- off as it was apparent that Simon Rusk had listened to criticisms of last week`s forgettable effort. In came Palmer -arriving to a heroes welcome and departing at the end to an even better one- he was tremendous throughout, as was another returning County favourite Jordan Keane who gave us 90 odd minutes of utter excellence , shedding blood for the cause in the process!    Keano-