Southend United sacked boss Phil Brown minutes after full-time in a recreation the place followers ran onto the pitch and protested towards chairman Ron Martin.
The pitch invasion got here late within the 4-0 Nationwide League defeat by Chesterfield with a banner saying ‘Martin out’.
There have been 14 minutes of stoppage time.
Simply over half-hour after full-time, the membership launched a press release, which stated: “Phil Brown and [assistant] Craig Fagan have been relieved of their duties efficient instantly.”
Brown was reappointed in April, his second spell in cost, however couldn’t preserve them within the English Soccer League.
The membership are solely above the Nationwide League relegation zone on objective distinction and at risk of a 3rd consecutive relegation.
Danny Rowe scored a hat-trick and Saidou Khan additionally netted within the huge win for fourth-placed Chesterfield.
Southend supporters additionally ran onto the pitch on Tuesday to protest once they beat Eastleigh.
In Could the Shrimpers dropped out of the Soccer League for the primary time in 101 years, with plans to promote Roots Corridor to planning builders.
Southend spent 5 seasons in League One, narrowly lacking out on the play-offs in 2017, however have been relegated twice in a row.
Martin has been Southend’s chairman since 2000.
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Match ends, Southend United 0, Chesterfield 4.
Second Half ends, Southend United 0, Chesterfield 4.
Objective! Southend United 0, Chesterfield 4. Danny Rowe (Chesterfield) converts the penalty with a.
Substitution, Chesterfield. Manny Oyeleke replaces Curtis Weston.
Substitution, Chesterfield. Liam Mandeville replaces Saidou Khan.
Substitution, Southend United. Sam Dalby replaces Will Atkinson.
Objective! Southend United 0, Chesterfield 3. Saidou Khan (Chesterfield).
Substitution, Southend United. Terrell Egbri replaces Benjamin Mbunga-Kimpioka.
Substitution, Southend United. Rhys Murphy replaces Hamzad Kargbo.
Second Half begins Southend United 0, Chesterfield 2.
First Half ends, Southend United 0, Chesterfield 2.
Objective! Southend United 0, Chesterfield 2. Danny Rowe (Chesterfield).
Substitution, Chesterfield. Jamie Grimes replaces Fraser Kerr.
Objective! Southend United 0, Chesterfield 1. Danny Rowe (Chesterfield).
Lineups are introduced and gamers are warming up.