On this day in 1943, Southport entertained an RAF XI at Haig Avenue with all proceeds being donated to the RAF Benevolent fund.
SOUTHPORT 4 - 3 ROYAL AIR FORCE XI
Competition: FriendlyDate: 10/04/1943
Southport Line-Up: Len Flack, Tennant, Kirkby, Johnson, Evans, Delaney, Apinwall, Rawlings, Frost, Hawkins, Tierney Goals: Hawkins, Hawkins, Hawkins, Rawlings
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