On this day in 1927 Southport caused a huge upset, knocking five time cup winners Blackburn Rovers out of the FA Cup.
SOUTHPORT 2 - 0 BLACKBURN ROVERS
Stadium: Haig AvenueCompetition: FA Cup / 3Date: 08/01/1927Attendance: 11738
Southport Line-Up: Jack Allen, Jimmy Bimson, Harry Beadles, Albert Bradley, Jack Newnes, George Sapsford, Ted Glover, Tommy 'Topping' Sinclair, Billy 'Salty' Halsall, Tommy White, Harry Marshall, Goals: Tommy White, Harry Beadles,
A packed grandstand