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  • English Blue Square Bet Premier
  • 26 December 2012, 3:00pm
  • Haig Avenue
  • Attendance: 1,173
SouthportSouthportvMacclesfieldMacclesfield
3
  • Willis, 24
  • Almond, 29
  • Whalley, 77
2
  • Mackreth, 55
  • Barnes-Homer, 70

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Match ends, Southport 3, Macclesfield Town 2.

90+3 mins:Foul by Russell Benjamin (Southport).

90+3 mins:Kieran Murtagh (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

90+2 mins:Second Half ends, Southport 3, Macclesfield Town 2.

90+2 mins:Foul by Kieran Murtagh (Macclesfield Town).

90+2 mins:Godfrey Poku (Southport) wins a free kick.

87 mins:Substitution, Southport. Charlie Joyce replaces Chris Almond.

86 mins:Corner, Macclesfield Town.

85 mins:Attempt missed. Karl Ledsham (Southport) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

84 mins:Foul by Tony Diagne (Macclesfield Town).

84 mins:Chris Almond (Southport) wins a free kick.

83 mins:Attempt missed. Karl Ledsham (Southport) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

81 mins:Attempt missed. Matthew Barnes-Homer (Macclesfield Town) header from outside the box. Assisted by Craig Braham-Barrett with a cross.

78 mins:Substitution, Southport. Michael Bakare replaces Shaun Whalley.

77 mins:Goal! Southport 3, Macclesfield Town 2. Shaun Whalley (Southport) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the top right corner. Assisted by Andrew Parry with a cross.

75 mins:Corner, Macclesfield Town.

74 mins:Foul by Chris Lynch (Southport).

74 mins:Chris Holroyd (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

71 mins:Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Chris Holroyd replaces Amari Morgan-Smith.

71 mins:Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Charlie Henry replaces John Kissock.

70 mins:Goal! Southport 2, Macclesfield Town 2. Matthew Barnes-Homer (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left to the top right corner. Assisted by John Kissock with a cross.

69 mins:Corner, Macclesfield Town.

69 mins:Attempt missed. Pablo Mills (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box.

69 mins:Corner, Macclesfield Town.

68 mins:Corner, Macclesfield Town.

66 mins:Foul by Godfrey Poku (Southport).

66 mins:Kieran Murtagh (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

65 mins:Andrew Parry (Southport) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

65 mins:Craig Braham-Barrett (Macclesfield Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

64 mins:Foul by Andrew Parry (Southport).

64 mins:Craig Braham-Barrett (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

63 mins:Foul by Kieran Murtagh (Macclesfield Town).

63 mins:Karl Ledsham (Southport) wins a free kick.

62 mins:Offside, Southport. Karl Ledsham tries a through ball, but Karl Ledsham is caught offside.

60 mins:Attempt missed. Amari Morgan-Smith (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

58 mins:Foul by Matthew Barnes-Homer (Macclesfield Town).

58 mins:Simon Grand (Southport) wins a free kick.

57 mins:Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Matthew Barnes-Homer replaces Waide Fairhurst.

55 mins:Goal! Southport 2, Macclesfield Town 1. Jack Mackreth (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Nathaniel Brown.

54 mins:Attempt missed. Kieran Murtagh (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box.

51 mins:Attempt missed. Godfrey Poku (Southport) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

49 mins:Foul by Andrew Parry (Southport).

49 mins:Craig Braham-Barrett (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

48 mins:Corner, Macclesfield Town.

48 mins:Foul by Chris Lynch (Southport).

48 mins:Waide Fairhurst (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

47 mins:Attempt blocked. Tony Diagne (Macclesfield Town) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

46 mins:Foul by Godfrey Poku (Southport).

46 mins:Kieran Murtagh (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

Second Half begins Southport 2, Macclesfield Town 0.

45+2 mins:First Half ends, Southport 2, Macclesfield Town 0.

43 mins:Attempt missed. Chris Almond (Southport) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

38 mins:Pablo Mills (Macclesfield Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

37 mins:Foul by Pablo Mills (Macclesfield Town).

37 mins:Russell Benjamin (Southport) wins a free kick.

35 mins:Foul by Godfrey Poku (Southport).

35 mins:Waide Fairhurst (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

34 mins:Waide Fairhurst (Macclesfield Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

34 mins:Offside, Macclesfield Town. Waide Fairhurst tries a through ball, but Waide Fairhurst is caught offside.

30 mins:Corner, Macclesfield Town.

30 mins:Attempt saved. Kieran Murtagh (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved.

29 mins:Goal! Southport 2, Macclesfield Town 0. Chris Almond (Southport) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Karl Ledsham.

25 mins:Foul by Russell Benjamin (Southport).

25 mins:John Kissock (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

24 mins:Goal! Southport 1, Macclesfield Town 0. Liam Willis (Southport) header from outside the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Shaun Whalley with a cross.

23 mins:Nathaniel Brown (Macclesfield Town) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

22 mins:Hand ball by Nathaniel Brown (Macclesfield Town).

20 mins:Attempt missed. Chris Almond (Southport) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

16 mins:Attempt missed. John Kissock (Macclesfield Town) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

9 mins:Foul by Chris Almond (Southport).

9 mins:Nathaniel Brown (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.

8 mins:Attempt missed. Kieran Murtagh (Macclesfield Town) left footed shot from outside the box is too high.

1 mins:Offside, Southport. Chris Almond tries a through ball, but Chris Almond is caught offside.

First Half begins.

Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

team line-up

1Tony McMillan
17Chris Lynch
6Simon Grand
23Liam Willis
2James Smith
12Russell Benjamin
7Shaun Whalley78
22Godfrey Poku
8Karl Ledsham
5Andrew Parry
11Chris Almond87

substitutes

20Charlie Joyce87
18Steven Tames
19Michael Bakare78
4Steve Akrigg
13Zach Hibbert

referee

Anthony Backhouse

team line-up

1Lance Cronin
22Craig Braham-Barrett
5Nathaniel Brown
31Carl Martin
34Pablo Mills
14Tony Diagne
19John Kissock71
7Jack Mackreth
8Kieran Murtagh
20Waide Fairhurst57
10Amari Morgan-Smith71

substitutes

11Peter Winn
32Chris Holroyd71
9Matthew Barnes-Homer57
2Ryan Jackson
18Charlie Henry71

referee

Anthony Backhouse

match stats

possession %5049
shots on target33
shots off target56
corners07
tackles won00
offsides21