On This Day: February 23rd

On the back of a 16 unbeaten League games Southport were looking to extend their lead at the top of the Northern Premier League on this day in 1993.

Fleetwood Town were the visitors to Haig Avenue and Southport manager Brian Kettle was able to welcome back defender Leroy Dove and midfielder Mark Brennan from injury.

The result was a resounding victory for the Sandgrounders.


Stadium: Haig Avenue
Competition: League / Northern Premier League
Date: 23/02/1993
Attendance: 1207

Southport Line-Up: Paul MooreLeroy DoveDerek GouldingAlan McDonaldDave FullerMark BrennanDavid GambleKevin MooneyPeter WithersSteve HawChris Walmesley,  
Subs: Stuart Mellish (Mark Brennan), Ian Baines (Peter Withers), 
Goals: Steve HawSteve HawSteve HawDavid GambleLeroy Dove

Liverpool Echo – Wednesday 24 February 1993
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