It was great to be able to confirm that Jack Sampson signed an extension to his contract ahead of the game on Saturday, through to June 2021.
Jack is now an established member of the Southport FC 20-goal club, currently with 23 league goals to his credit after his 49-second opener against Guiseley at the weekend.
He is also a firm fans’ favourite and has three cup goals to his name from ten cup games.
The striker signed for the club at the start of the 2017-18 season and has made 63 league starts to date.
New contract signed ✅
Off the mark for the season ✅
— Southport Football Club (@southport_fc) August 10, 2019
Manager Liam Watson said: “Jack is an integral part of Southport Football Club, his attitude is brilliant and you can see why the supporters have taken him to their hearts.
“He gives everything out on the pitch and never refuses when asked to carry out media or community activity. I am sure the news of the contract extension will be welcomed by all the supporters as much as it was by me when he agreed to sign.”
Jack has already collected his share of the awards during his time at Southport, with the Managers’ Player Of The Season in 2018-19 and won the coveted Fans’ Player of the Season in 2017-18 .