Southport Football Club
In this article, you are going to know about the team widely known as Southport Football Club. Most notably you know Southport FC by its nickname “the Sandgrounders, the Port, the Yellows”. However, the Southport FC is a semi-professional club. It is established in Blowick, Southport, Merseyside. Hence founded in 1881, it is also a part of the National League North.
Stadium For Southport FC
Every team is being given a separate stadium of their own where they practice and play the matches. The overall capacity and the seating capacity may vary from place to place and team to team. Therefore the Southport FC plays its home matches at the huge ground of Haig Avenue, well known as the Merseyrail Community Stadium because of the sponsorship reasons.
It has a total capacity of 6,008 with 1,660 seated and 4,164 standing.
Current Squad Of Southport FC
According to the National League North the Current Team members, therefore, playing for this club as of 21st January 2018 are given below:
1- Mark Halstead
2- Iain Turner
3- Jon Worsnop
4- Jacques Kpohomouh
5- Adam Dugdale
6- Curtis Jones
7- Steve Howson
8- Caleb Richards
9- Billy Priestley
10- Jordan Richards
11- Clive Smith
12- Elliot Osbourne
13- Dion Charles
14- John Paul Kissock
15- Liam Martin
16- David Morgan
17- David Lynch
19- Josh Hine
20- Jason Gilchrist
Official Stats Of Southport FC
The list of the club officials of Southport FC is given below:
1- Kevin Davies therefore as a Manager.
2- Jon McCarthy therefore as an Assistant Manager.
3- Neil Skidmore therefore as a Technical Analyst.
4- Luke McCall therefore as a Physio.
5- Cameron Foster therefore as a Head of Professional Development.
However Kevin Davies was assigned as a manager on 18 October 2017 on a two-and-a-half-year contract.
Home And Away Colors
Every team has its own colors which make them unique among other teams. It makes the fans distinguish between different teams playing the matches. Therefore, the club plays their home matches wearing the yellow kit. However they play their away matches wearing green kit.
Most Notably the club wears pink and black as their third colors.
However, after all the hard work, the Southport FC won the following honors under the National League North. Hence they are listed below:
1- Football League Division Four Champions since 1972 to 1973.
2- Football League Division Four Runners Up since 1966 to 1967.
3- Conference North Champions since 2004 to 2005 and since 2009 to 2010.
4- Northern Premier League Champions since 1992 to 1993.
Therefore the match played by Stockport F.C on 1st January 2018 with Chorley was a great victory with a good score of 3-0.