Southport Football Club are extremely delighted to announce that Everton will continue to use the Merseyrail Community Stadium for the 2018/19 season.
Playing the majority of their Premier League 2 home fixtures in Southport the Young Blues will have their first game in front of the local community in late September when Portuguese giants Benfica visit the town to play Everton U23s in the Premier League International Cup.
Speaking on the new agreement, CEO of the club Natalie Atkinson said: “It is fantastic that Everton U23s will be playing their fixtures back in Southport this season. It’s a real coup for the club and hopefully the fans and local community will come out and enjoy the games.”
The confirmed fixture list is as follows; with all kick-offs scheduled for 7pm:
More fixtures will be announced in due course once confirmation is received.
The club will be operating cashless turnstiles for the fixtures, so those wishing to attend the games will have to visit the Club Shop on Haig Avenue for a ticket before entering through the Blowick End turnstiles further down the road.
Admission prices for the games are £5 Adults, £3 Concessions and U11s go free; with Season Ticket Holders from both Southport and Everton receiving complimentary admission – to gain entry these fans just have to show their season ticket at the turnstile.