Former Town goalkeeper David Stockdale has joined Southend United on an emergency loan deal from Birmingham City.
The 32-year-old spent time on loan at Ipswich from Fulham during the 2011-12 season, where he made 18 appearances for Town.
He left Fulham to join Brighton in 2014, where he made over 100 appearances during his spell at the club, before joining Birmingham in the summer of 2017.
Stockdale was told over the summer that he was not part of Birmingham boss Garry Monk's plans moving forwards.
He joins Southend who are currently without first choice stopper.