Two penalties from David Eyres was enough for the Sandgrounders to overcome Morecambe in the Northern Premier League Presidents Cup on this day in 1987. The team featured a host of new signings as new manager Micky Taylor looked to ring the changes.
MORECAMBE 1 - 2 SOUTHPORT
Competition: President's Cup / 1R2L
Southport Line-Up: Ian Gore, David