Southport 1-1 Aldershot Town September 17th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Latest Sports Shares Comments Struggling Southport came close to securing a much-needed win as they drew with Aldershot following a frantic end to their National league clash at Haig Avenue. Southport led after 71 minutes when James Gray broke the deadlock, only for Will Evans to equalise eight minutes later. The hosts had looked dangerous on the break in the first half and finally took the lead when Gray finished well past Jake Cole with a well-driven shot. Southport then looked to sit deep as the Shots pressed for an equaliser. It didn’t take long to come with Evans lashing home after a brilliant counter-attack involving Jake Gallagher and Shamir Fenelon. Shots went closest to a winner as Walker and Fenelon again combined without finding the net. Report supplied by the Press Association. Referee: Anthony Backhouse Attendance: 772 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!