Southport move out of the drop zone with a 3-2 win over Macclesfield Town

Sandgrounders got off to a great start this afternoon at home to Macclesfield Town in the Blue Square Bet Premier. Goals from Willis on 24 minutes and Almont on 29 minutes saw the Port go in at half time 2-0 up. Mackreth pulled one back for Town on 55 minutes then up popped Matty Homer who levelled the match from 6 yards. Sandgrounders responed with a close range goal from Whalley into the top corner of the net on 77 minutes  score 3-2.



01 McMillan 02 Smith 06 Grand 17 Lynch 23 Willis 05 Parry 07 Whalley 08 Ledsham Benjamin 22 Poku 11 Almond


13 Hibbert 04 Akrigg 20 Joyce 18 Tames 19 Bakare

Macclesfield Town

01 Cronin 05 Brown Booked 14 Diagne 22 Braham-Barrett 31 Martin 34 Mills Booked 07 Mackreth 08 Murtagh 19 Kissock 10 Morgan-Smith 20 Fairhurst Booked (Barnes-Homer – 57′)


02 Jackson 18 Henry 09 Barnes-Homer 11 Winn 32 Holroyd

Ref: Anthony Backhouse Att: 1,173

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