On this day in 1962 Southport ended a very unsatisfactory four months with a most unexpected victory. Prior to November the outlook had been bright but then the Sandgrounders had struggled past Northwich in the FA Cup and with the exception of a handful of games the forwards had struggled for goals in the League.
SOUTHPORT 4 – 2 WREXHAM
Stadium: Haig Avenue
Southport Line-Up: Bert Harris, Bill Rutherford, Paddy Daly, Jimmy Blain, Reg Blore, Peter Harrison, Bobby English, Fred Leeder, Johnny Fielding, Bill McCarthy, Bryan Griffiths,
Goals: Reg Blore, Johnny Fielding, Johnny Fielding, Peter Harrison,