Richie Foran says it a "dream move" for him to join Southend United.
The Shrimpmen lie joint bottom of the Championship alongside Leeds United.
Freddie Eastwood has netted thirteen goals for Southend this season, including the Carling Cup winner against Manchester United.
He says he's delighted to get the opportunity to play in the Championship, something he says he's always wanted to do.
Southend manager Steve Tilson says the Dubliner is the kind of player the team needs when they're "in the trenches"