Match Preview: Guiseley v Southport October 6th, 2016 COMMUNITY CONTRIBUTOR Latest News Latest Sports Shares Comments Match Preview: Guiseley v Southport Southport will attempt to bounce back from Tuesday evening’s disappointing defeat to Solihull Moors with victory against the National League’s basement team Guiseley. Steve Burr’s men travel to Nethermoor Park knowing that this is something of a must-win game, where a win could move them level on points with 19th placed Woking, whereas a loss would see Southport drop to bottom of the league. Guiseley claimed their first win of the season in bizarre circumstances on Tuesday, overcoming their Yorkshire neighbours York City 6-1 in a game that was halted due to a floodlight fault after 40 minutes, eventually finishing an hour later than scheduled. Guiseley’s squad features two former Southport players, with 284 appearances between them. Steve Dickinson is responsible for every one of them, whilst defender Ashley Palmer failed to make an appearance during his loan from Scunthorpe in 2012. The last time these sides met was in March, when goals from Jonny Margetts and Craig Westcarr gave the Yellows a victory in a game that was seen as a six-pointer in the relegation battle. Seven months later and the circumstances are identical, and Southport will be hoping that the same can be said for the result. By Christy Byrne 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!