The Football League Paper - - CHAMPIONSHIP -

SOUTHEND man­ager Phil Brown has re­vealed he will be with­out mid­fielder An­thony Wordsworth for three months due to an an­kle in­jury.

Wordsworth picked up the knock in train­ing fol­low­ing a tackle from David Wor­rall and boss Brown will now have to make do with­out the 26-year-old.

“An­thony has rup­tured his an­kle lig­a­ments and the bad news is he’s go­ing to be out of ac­tion for three months,” said Brown.

“It’s a real blow for him and for us be­cause I just felt as though he was find­ing his feet with us.

“It was a noth­ing chal­lenge from Dave Wor­rall and it’s re­ally un­for­tu­nate.”

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