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Sandy Brown (1939-2014)

Sandy BrownIt was with sadness that we reported via our twitter feed on Tuesday the death of former Sandgrounder Sandy Brown. Sandy's name will forever be etched into the history books as a title winner not only for Southport (Fourth Division 1972/73) but also for neighbours Everton (1969/70).

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Tranmere Rovers sack manager after betting breach

Ronnie MooreThe BBC have reported that Tranmere have now sacked manager Ronnie Moore after he admitted breaking the Football Association's betting rules.

"In a statement, the club said Moore was in breach of his contract.
The 61-year-old was suspended by the League One club and replaced by assistant John McMahon on 17 February after the FA began an investigation.
"In a statement, the club said Moore was in breach of his contract.The 61-year-old was suspended by the League One club and replaced by assistant John McMahon on 17 February after the FA began an investigation.

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The Home of the Sandgrounders

Ash Lane 1912The National Library of Scotland have published online highly detailed Ordnance Survey maps for much of Great Britain. Maps for Southport go right back to 1848 which gives us a unique opportunity to peer into the past and see where the Sandgrounders have plied their trade over the years.

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News involving former Sandgrounders (April 2014)

Former loanee Joel Logan, who featured five times for the sandgrounders earlier in the season, joins Stalybridge Celtic on loan until the end of the season.

Kevin Leadbetter has joined Runcorn Linnets.

Brice Irie-Bi joins French fourth division side Jeanne d'Arc de Drancy

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Last 5 Games on this day in history

Date
Competition
Home Team
Away Team
Score
16.04.2011
League
SOUTHPORT
16.04.2005
League / Conference North
SOUTHPORT
16.04.2002
Liverpool Senior Cup / SF
SOUTHPORT
16.04.2001
League / Conference
SOUTHPORT
16.04.1996
League / Conference
SOUTHPORT