On this day in 1922 Southport inflicted defeat on Accrington Stanley. Prior to the game Accrington had a record of which they were justly proud, that not one team had claimed even a single point from them at home.
ACCRINGTON STANLEY 1 – 2 SOUTHPORT
Southport Line-Up: Joe Bainbridge, Lol Abram, Denny Bullough, Len Appleton, Billy Little, Bert Rigsby, Jimmy Fay, Billy Semple, Billy Glover, Tommy ‘Topping’ Sinclair, Billy ‘Salty’ Halsall
Goals: Billy Glover, Bert Rigsby