National League
Barrow1Southport0

Barrow 1-0 Southport

Barrow ended a four-game winless streak with a hard fought victory over nine-men Southport.

With half-time looming Andy Cook fired home from inside the area to give the home side the lead.

Southport were reduced to 10 men with one minute to play following Andrai Jones dangerous challenge on Elliott Newby.

The visitors Josh Thompson was also sent off deep into stoppage time as the home side saw out victory.

Line-ups

Barrow

  • 12Dixon
  • 24Williams
  • 3Ashton
  • 26van den BroekSubstituted forNewbyat 71'minutes
  • 6Grand
  • 5Livesey
  • 7Haworth
  • 8HarveyBooked at 64mins
  • 4LaceyBooked at 45mins
  • 9WalkerSubstituted forGrimesat 85'minutes
  • 10CookBooked at 74minsSubstituted forCosgroveat 87'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Taylor
  • 2Cowperthwaite
  • 18Grimes
  • 20Newby
  • 25Cosgrove

Southport

  • 1Coughlin
  • 2Challoner
  • 5ThompsonBooked at 90mins
  • 23CameronBooked at 69minsSubstituted forMcCarthyat 70'minutes
  • 6Foster
  • 12BlakemanSubstituted forAllenat 54'minutes
  • 8WrightBooked at 14mins
  • 11Jones
  • 18JonesBooked at 89mins
  • 22PhenixSubstituted forRutherfordat 76'minutes
  • 10Bishop

Substitutes

  • 4Nolan
  • 7Allen
  • 15McCarthy
  • 16Rutherford
  • 19Viscosi
Referee:
Karl Evans
Attendance:
1,343

Match Stats

Home TeamBarrowAway TeamSouthport
Possession
Home66%
Away34%
Shots
Home14
Away3
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home6
Away6
Fouls
Home15
Away23

Live Text

Match ends, Barrow 1, Southport 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Barrow 1, Southport 0.

Dismissal

Josh Thompson (Southport) is shown the red card for violent conduct.

Foul by Sam Cosgrove (Barrow).

Josh Thompson (Southport) wins a free kick.

Foul by Gary Jones (Southport).

Neil Ashton (Barrow) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Josh Thompson (Southport) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Gary Jones.

Corner, Southport.

Foul by Elliot Newby (Barrow).

Andrew Wright (Southport) wins a free kick.

Hand ball by Gary Jones (Southport).

Attempt missed. Elliot Newby (Barrow) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

Dismissal

Andrai Jones (Southport) is shown the red card for violent conduct.

Foul by Andrai Jones (Southport).

Elliot Newby (Barrow) wins a free kick.

Hand ball by Luke Foster (Southport).

Substitution

Substitution, Barrow. Sam Cosgrove replaces Andy Cook.

Foul by Josh Thompson (Southport).

Andy Cook (Barrow) wins a free kick.

Foul by Andy Cook (Barrow).

Josh Thompson (Southport) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Barrow. Ashley Grimes replaces Jason Walker.

Foul by Andrai Jones (Southport).

Jason Walker (Barrow) wins a free kick.

Corner, Barrow.

Attempt saved. Elliot Newby (Barrow) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved.

Foul by Andy Cook (Barrow).

Andrew Wright (Southport) wins a free kick.

Substitution

Substitution, Southport. Paul Rutherford replaces Michael Phenix.

Foul by Michael Phenix (Southport).

Paddy Lacey (Barrow) wins a free kick.

Booking

Andy Cook (Barrow) is shown the yellow card for dissent.

Foul by Andy Cook (Barrow).

Luke Foster (Southport) wins a free kick.

Foul by Jamie Allen (Southport).

Andy Haworth (Barrow) wins a free kick.

Attempt saved. Josh Thompson (Southport) header from the centre of the box is saved.

Foul by Paddy Lacey (Barrow).

Connor McCarthy (Southport) wins a free kick.

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