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Barrow 1-0 Southport

Barrow ended a four-game winless streak with a hard fought victory over nine-men Southport.

With half-time looming Andy Cook fired home from inside the area to give the home side the lead.

Southport were reduced to 10 men with one minute to play following Andrai Jones dangerous challenge on Elliott Newby.

The visitors Josh Thompson was also sent off deep into stoppage time as the home side saw out victory.

Line-ups

Barrow

Formation 4-4-2

  • 12Dixon
  • 24Williams
  • 3Ashton
  • 26van den BroekSubstituted forNewbyat 71'minutes
  • 6Grand
  • 5Livesey
  • 7Haworth
  • 8HarveyBooked at 64mins
  • 4LaceyBooked at 45mins
  • 9WalkerSubstituted forGrimesat 85'minutes
  • 10CookBooked at 74minsSubstituted forCosgroveat 87'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Taylor
  • 2Cowperthwaite
  • 18Grimes
  • 20Newby
  • 25Cosgrove

Southport

Formation 4-4-2

  • 1Coughlin
  • 2Challoner
  • 5ThompsonBooked at 90mins
  • 23CameronBooked at 69minsSubstituted forMcCarthyat 70'minutes
  • 6Foster
  • 12BlakemanSubstituted forAllenat 54'minutes
  • 8WrightBooked at 14mins
  • 11Jones
  • 18JonesBooked at 89mins
  • 22PhenixSubstituted forRutherfordat 76'minutes
  • 10Bishop

Substitutes

  • 4Nolan
  • 7Allen
  • 15McCarthy
  • 16Rutherford
  • 19Viscosi
Referee:
Karl Evans
Attendance:
1,343

Match Stats

Home TeamBarrowAway TeamSouthport
Possession
Home66%
Away34%
Shots
Home14
Away3
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home6
Away6
Fouls
Home15
Away23

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Barrow 1, Southport 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Barrow 1, Southport 0.

  3. Dismissal

    Josh Thompson (Southport) is shown the red card for violent conduct.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Sam Cosgrove (Barrow).

  5. Post update

    Josh Thompson (Southport) wins a free kick.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Gary Jones (Southport).

  7. Post update

    Neil Ashton (Barrow) wins a free kick.

  8. Post update

    Attempt saved. Josh Thompson (Southport) header from the centre of the box is saved. Assisted by Gary Jones.

  9. Post update

    Corner, Southport.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Elliot Newby (Barrow).

  11. Post update

    Andrew Wright (Southport) wins a free kick.

  12. Post update

    Hand ball by Gary Jones (Southport).

  13. Post update

    Attempt missed. Elliot Newby (Barrow) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.

  14. Dismissal

    Andrai Jones (Southport) is shown the red card for violent conduct.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Andrai Jones (Southport).

  16. Post update

    Elliot Newby (Barrow) wins a free kick.

  17. Post update

    Hand ball by Luke Foster (Southport).

  18. Substitution

    Substitution, Barrow. Sam Cosgrove replaces Andy Cook.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Josh Thompson (Southport).

  20. Post update

    Andy Cook (Barrow) wins a free kick.

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