Southend 2-0 Macclesfield

Southend eased to victory over Macclesfield, but missed out on the final automatic promotion position.

Peter Gilbert shot low into the bottom corner after the visitors failed to clear Ryan Hall's corner.

Neil Harris doubled the home side's lead in the last minute after Jose Veiga could only parry Elliot Benyon's powerful header.

The result sees Southend finish fourth, one point behind Crawley, setting up a play-off semi-final against Crewe.

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