Match ends, Nuneaton Town 2, Southport 3.
Amadou Bakayoko stepped off the bench to score the winner as Southport edged a five-goal thriller at Nuneaton.
The visitors stormed into a two-goal lead as John Marsden fired home before Richard Brodie scored from close range.
Onome Sodje pulled one back for Nuneaton, then James Hogarth-Wren saved Brodie's penalty following a foul on Paul Rutherford.
Ryan Smith equalised for Nuneaton with a right-foot shot, but Bakayoko headed home to earn victory for Southport.
- 11StreeteSubstituted forStarostaat 86'minutes
- 5DeanBooked at 90mins
- 7ArmsonSubstituted forQuinnat 87'minutes
- 26FowlerBooked at 14mins
- 14GashBooked at 44mins
- 28SodjeSubstituted forStankeviciusat 77'minutes
- 6FosterBooked at 73mins
- 18MarsdenBooked at 31mins
- 10BrodieSubstituted forBakayokoat 66'minutes
- John Brooks
- Shots on Target
Second Half ends, Nuneaton Town 2, Southport 3.
Foul by Lee Fowler (Nuneaton Town).
Charlie Joyce (Southport) wins a free kick.
Second yellow card to Gavin Cowan (Nuneaton Town) for a bad foul.
Foul by Gavin Cowan (Nuneaton Town).
Amadou Bakayoko (Southport) wins a free kick.
Substitution, Nuneaton Town. Ryan Quinn replaces James Armson.
Substitution, Nuneaton Town. Ben Starosta replaces Theo Streete.
Offside, Nuneaton Town. Gareth Dean tries a through ball, but Gareth Dean is caught offside.
Corner, Nuneaton Town.
Attempt missed. John Marsden (Southport) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
Attempt missed. David Fitzpatrick (Southport) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left from a direct free kick.
Foul by Theo Streete (Nuneaton Town).
John Marsden (Southport) wins a free kick.
Goal! Nuneaton Town 2, Southport 3. Amadou Bakayoko (Southport) header from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Paul Rutherford.
Substitution, Nuneaton Town. Simonas Stankevicius replaces Onome Sodje.
Foul by Joe Connor (Southport).
Michael Gash (Nuneaton Town) wins a free kick.
Foul by Amadou Bakayoko (Southport).