Match ends, Macclesfield Town 3, Southport 0.
Macclesfield maintained their unbeaten home record this season against poor travellers Southport.
Luke Waterfall put the Silkmen ahead after just nine minutes with a superb volley from a Waide Fairhurst corner.
Paul Turnbull then doubled their advantage from a free-kick and Waterfall added the third with a header just before half-time.
Ross Dyer tested Macclesfield keeper Rhys Taylor with a header but Southport slipped to a third straight defeat.
- 15HainingSubstituted forCowanat 87'minutes
- 18González Díaz
- 9HolroydSubstituted forMokeat 86'minutes
- 16RutherfordSubstituted forBroganat 78'minutes
- 22MitchellBooked at 64minsSubstituted forChallonerat 73'minutesBooked at 85mins
- 20SmithSubstituted forMarsdenat 61'minutes
- Martin Coy
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Macclesfield Town 3, Southport 0.
Foul by Joe Connor (Southport).
Waide Fairhurst (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.
Foul by Scott Kay (Southport).
Dan Cowan (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.
Offside, Southport. Richard Brodie tries a through ball, but Richard Brodie is caught offside.
Foul by Paul Turnbull (Macclesfield Town).
John Marsden (Southport) wins a free kick.
Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Dan Cowan replaces Will Haining.
Substitution, Macclesfield Town. Adriano Moke replaces Chris Holroyd.
Matthew Challoner (Southport) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
Foul by Matthew Challoner (Southport).
Arthur Gnahoua (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.
Foul by Stephen Brogan (Southport).
George Pilkington (Macclesfield Town) wins a free kick.
Corner, Macclesfield Town.
Foul by Chris Holroyd (Macclesfield Town).
David Fitzpatrick (Southport) wins a free kick.