Southport 3-2 Macclesfield

Southport moved out of the Blue Square Bet Premier relegation places with a thrilling win over Macclesfield.

Liam Willis rose the highest to meet Shaun Whalley's free-kick and head the hosts in front, before Chris Almond tucked into the corner to make it 2-0.

The Silkmen pulled one back 10 minutes after the break when Jack Mackreth slotted home, then drew level through Matt Barnes-Homer's close range strike.

But Whalley fired home to win it for the Sandgrounders 13 minutes from time.

Top Stories