On This Day: February 22nd

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.

Liverpool Echo – Thursday 11 January 1940


Competition: League
Date: 22/02/1947
Attendance: 4834

Southport Line-Up: Wilf BirkettJimmy GemmellKenny BanksJimmy CloughMartin McDonnellJack PreeceHarry HarrisonJack RothwellHarry HawkinsCec WylesNorman Heslop,  
Goals: Jack RothwellJack RothwellJack RothwellCec Wyles

Liverpool Echo – Saturday 22 February 1947