On This Day – 22nd September

On this day in 1972, skipper John McPhee scores his only goal for the club, a cracker against Hereford.

On this day in 1972, Friday night football returned to Haig Avenue for the visit of Hereford United. The match was notable for the goal scored by skipper John McPhee, his only goal for the club.


Stadium: Haig Avenue
Competition: League
Date: 22/09/1972
Attendance: 3331

Southport Line-Up: Peter GregsonDavid HughesDerek RyderBobby SibbaldJohn McPheeChris DunleavyNorrie LloydFrank LeeEric RedrobeMicky MooreAndy Provan  
Goals: Frank LeeJohn McPhee

Liverpool Echo, 23rd September 1972

Players Born On This Day

Year of BirthName
1891Billy Clarkson
1891Charlie Buchan
1938John Calver
1954Kenny Tym
1979Joe Morgan
1994Sheldon Jordan
1996Sean Weston
2001Jack Bolton

Players Who Died On This Day

Year of DeathName
1945Douglas Howard
1973Lin Medley
1989George Rankin

Transfers on this Day

1975Paul TaylorFrom UNATTACHED
1978Maurice WhittleFrom N/A (from Fort Lauderdale Strikers)
2017David MorganFrom HARROGATE TOWN

Highlights – Farsley Celtic 0 v 3 Southport – 2018