If two football teams play a match and both home kits are the same colour, what usually happens? October 31st, 2016 COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTOR Latest News Latest Sports Shares Comments If two football teams play a match and both home kits are the same colour, what usually happens? If you answered “the away team uses their change strip,” you’d be right. Well, unless the away team is Southport. Southport, who currently play in the National League (that’s the fifth tier of English football, for anyone who was wondering), have a yellow home kit. Their away kit, however, is…also yellow. A slightly different yellow, but yellow all the same. Surely that can’t be right? You’d think not, but here we are. Hold on, what? Southport’s home kit is yellow and the away kit is bright yellow? What numbskull thought that’d be a good idea?! pic.twitter.com/ea9KXs9bKx — Aaron Flanagan (@aaronflan) October 30, 2016 Now, you’re probably thinking it’s not all that big a deal. After all, not that many teams have yellow home kits, so some seasons it won’t even be an issue. They’ll just wear yellow kit #1 for most of their matches and yellow kit #2 for a few others. No harm done. This season, however, famously yellow-shirted club Torquay United are in the National League as well. And they hosted Southport at Plainmoor on Saturday, meaning the home side were forced to don their away kit. To be fair to Torquay, there wasn’t much else they could do. Torquay were forced into wearing their black/white away kit at home today due to some moron at Southport choosing an inadequate away kit. pic.twitter.com/hY6rTbVKR7 — Kit Crimes (@KitCrimes) October 29, 2016 Now, we want to give Southport the benefit of the doubt here. There’s a chance they didn’t know what to expect when the trip to Torquay rolled around. Wait, what’s that? The two clubs were in the same division last season too? Both wearing yellow home kits? Sorry, Southport. You had your chance. Report credit: www.joe.co.uk Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/Otsnews-Southport-1575528676012039/ Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!