Catching Up With Chris Lane

Can you tell us about how you ended up signing for Southport?

I ended up signing for southport from Hereford as Hereford needed the money to pay an electricity bill

Can you remember your debut?

My debut was at home against rushden and diamonds a game which I also scored in

What was your favourite moment in a Southport shirt?

My favourite moment was obviously scoring against notts county

Who were your best friends in the dressing room?

I had a lot of good mates and had great laughs but John Robertson and Carl Macauley were my closest friends, Robo was my best man.

What are you most proud of in football?

just being lucky enough to make a living from doing something I loved

Do you have any regrets from your time at the club?

My biggest regret was signing for morecambe , I always felt at home at southport and if I had the chance again I wouldn’t have give it a second thought to go there, but you live and learn

Tell us an interesting story about your time at the club, something people might not have heard before…

Can’t think of any interesting story’s at minute

What are you up to these days?

These days I work at a college in the Wirral as a sport tutor delivering nvq level 1-2 in sport

Thanks Chris for taking the time to talk to us.