Southend hope to welcome back battle-hardened defender Luke Prosser for Saturday's trip to Mansfield.
Phil Brown, Gary Rowett, James Beattie and John Ward are the contenders for the League Two Manager of the Month award.
Southend United defender Luke Prosser has agreed a new long-term deal with the League Two club.
Southend manager Phil Brown has confirmed the club have offered new deals to four key players.
Luke Prosser will remain at Southend after the League Two club activated a 12-month extension clause in his contract.
Southend defender Luke Prosser has signed a new one-year contract extension with the League Two club.
Southend have bolstered their defensive options by agreeing deals with Mark Phillips and Luke Prosser.
Port Vale have allowed Luke Prosser, Danny Glover and Ross Davidson to leave the club.
Adam Yates has signed for Port Vale on a free transfer after rejecting a new contract at Morecambe.
Joe Anyon, Ross Davidson, Luke Prosser and Paul Edwards have all been offered new contracts by Port Vale.
Lee Sinnott has purchased Rob Taylor and Anthony Griffith as he looks to rebuild his squad for League Two.
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