Lee heads for Southend



Elliot Lee is set to join Southend on loan until January.

The 19-year-old remains ,is way down the Hammers striking pecking order and heads to Roots Hall as he looks to increase his first-team experience.

He did, however, score his first senior goal during a loan spell at Colchester last season.

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