Southend United 1 Burton Albion 1, 22/02/2016. Roots Hall, League One. The two home club mascots, Sammy the Shrimp and Elvis J Eel waiting to greet supporters outside Roots Hall stadium, pictured before Southend United took on Burton Albion in a League 1 fixture. Founded in 1906, Southend United moved into their current ground in 1955, the construction of which was funded by the club's supporters. Southend won this match by 3-1, watched by a crowd of 6503. Photo by Colin McPherson.