It took until this day in February 1947 for Southport to record their first away win of the season.
The Sandgrounders took to the field wearing Green and White Hoops, a kit purchased before the outbreak of war, initially as a second choice/change kit.
OLDHAM ATHLETIC 2 – 4 SOUTHPORT
Southport Line-Up: Wilf Birkett, Jimmy Gemmell, Kenny Banks, Jimmy Clough, Martin McDonnell, Jack Preece, Harry Harrison, Jack Rothwell, Harry Hawkins, Cec Wyles, Norman Heslop,
Goals: Jack Rothwell, Jack Rothwell, Jack Rothwell, Cec Wyles