SOUTHEND United are still waiting to find the full level of James Olayinka’s ankle injury and scan outcomes might likewise identify his future at the club.

But Blues boss Mark Molesley has yet to discover the seriousness of the problem Olayinka suffered at Grimsby Town on Saturday.

” James has opted for a scan and we’re waiting for the outcomes on that at the moment,” said Molesley.

” Fingers crossed it’s bad bruising however if he’s twisted on it there might be ligament damage however the scan will reveal us how bad it is.

” We’re waiting and expecting the finest.”

And Molesley is still in talks with Olayinka’s moms and dad club.

“Interaction has continued between us and Arsenal,” stated the Blues boss.

“We feel he’s benefitted from being here and want to keep that going however there’s several factors to think about from Arsenal’s side.

“But we will wait and see what the outcomes of the scan are prior to we can state anything concrete on that one.