KICK-OFF | Academy Southport Update
Aug 26, 2018 1742 Views

KICK-OFF | Academy Southport Update

The season has now started for the U17, U18 and U21 sides.


League: North West Youth Alliance – Division 2

The young development side will have to wait a bit longer to play as their away game at Rylands was postponed in the morning due to the wet weather.

Next up for them is a game at Ewen Fields 3G to play Hyde United’s development squad on Friday night.


League: North West Youth Alliance – Premier Division

Following an opening day goal-fest with Chorley last week, drawing 5-5 at Edge Hill. The lads remain unbeaten after overcoming Hyde United at the same venue, 2-1.

Rustam Stepans was once again amongst the goals with Wes Owens getting the other.

The young lads now host Stockport County for their third successive home league game in a fortnight. But before that is a mouthwatering FA Youth Cup trip to Marine. Details below.


League: North West U21 Development League – Premier Division

Playing Witton Albion away, the lads recorded a confident boosting victory after a productive pre-season.

Winning 4-3, Dan Singleton bagged a brace with Luke Welsh and Isaac Jones getting on the scoresheet as well.

Next up is a trip on the hills at Glossop North End in a week’s time.

For full details on the three sides, links to their fixtures, results and standings can be found by clicking here.

FA Youth Cup

The U18s will once again take part in the illustrious national competition. Their preliminary round fixture is as follows:

Marine AFC v Southport FC
Monday 3 September
KO 7:30pm

The Marine Travel Arena
College Road
L23 3AS

Admission: TBC

County Cups

All three sides, including the the youth/juniors setup and Ladies team all take part in the Lancashire cups, whilst the First Team participate in the Liverpool competition (TBA) in addition to the LFA version.

Details on Lancashire FA draws can be found by clicking here.

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