Manager Micky Adams has revealed that free agent Liam Dickinson will train with the Port Vale squad to help him return to full fitness.
Southend have suffered a huge double blow with the news Jean-Paul Kalala and Liam Dickinson will both miss the rest of the season.
Southend are investigating three players for an alleged breach of club discipline procedures prior to Saturday's defeat at Morecambe.
Paul Sturrock insists Liam Dickinson was Southend's star despite not finding the net in Saturday's 4-0 romp at Rotherham.
Liam Dickinson hopes his move to Southend will reignite his career with the striker looking to fire the club to promotion.
Southend have completed the signings of striker Liam Dickinson, defender Ryan Leonard and midfielder Jean-Paul Kalala.
Striker Liam Dickinson has left Plymouth Argyle just days after agreeing a contract with the League Two club.
Plymouth Argyle have agreed a deal to sign former Barnsley striker Liam Dickinson.
Barnsley have confirmed that striker Liam Dickinson has left the club by mutual consent.
Rochdale have signed Barnsley striker Liam Dickinson on loan until the end of the season.
Martin Devaney and Liam Dickinson have returned to parent club Barnsley after Walsall decided not to extend their loan deals.
Liam Dickinson is not ruling out extending his loan at Walsall as the final game of his spell approaches.
Walsall boss Chris Hutchings is likely to extend striker Liam Dickinson's loan deal from Barnsley in the coming days.
Martin Devaney has extended his loan spell with Walsall by a further month and been cleared for FA Cup action.
Walsall have completed the signing of striker Liam Dickinson on an initial one-month loan from Barnsley.
Barnsley boss Mark Robins is relishing the opportunity to work with new signing Liam Dickinson.
Skysports.com understands Barnsley have agreed a deal to sign Brighton striker Liam Dickinson.
Gary Johnson is not planning to bring on-loan striker Liam Dickinson back to Peterborough next season.
Peterborough have signed Brighton striker Liam Dickinson on loan until the end of the season.
Brighton have completed the signing of striker Liam Dickinson from Derby for an undisclosed fee.