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OTD: APRIL 21

21 April 2016

Remembering past matches played by the Iron on April 21...

An already promoted Iron side moved a step closer to the League One title with a 2-0 victory at Tranmere Rovers On This Day in 2007.

Andy Butler set United on their way in the 55th minute with a header from a corner by Kevan Hurst, which was carried over by keeper Gavin Ward.

United secured the win on 70 minutes when Billy Sharp registered his 29th goal of the season after good work from Jermaine Beckford and Cleveland Taylor.

Overall playing record for April 21:
Played 16, Won 6, Drawn 4, Lost 6, Scored 19, Conceded 21.


The Iron's full record for April 21 is as follows:

YEAR
COMPETITION
RESULT
IRON SCORERS
2015
LG 1
Iron 1-1 Bradford
McSheffrey
2014
LG 1
Iron 1-0 Oxford
Sparrow
2012
LG 1
Huddersfield 1-0 Iron

2009
LG 1
Northampton 3-3 Iron
Trotter, McCann, Sparrow
2007
LG 1
Tranmere 0-2 Iron
Ward (og), Sharp
2003
DIV 3
Bury 0-0 Iron

2001
DIV 3
Hartlepool 1-0 Iron

1998
DIV 3
Orient 1-0 Iron

1990
DIV 4
Iron 3-3 Hereford
Flounders (2), Pejic (og)
1984
DIV 3
Iron 2-0 Hull
Bell, Cammack
1979
DIV 4
Rochdale 1-0 Iron

1975
DIV 4
Mansfield 7-0 Iron

1973
DIV 3
Iron 1-0 Watford
Fletcher
1958
DIV 3N
Stockport 2-1 Iron
Davis
1956
DIV 3N
Iron 2-1 Chester
Gregory, Haigh
1951
DIV 3N
Iron 3-0 Rochdale
Cumner (2), Comley

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