Remembering past matches played by the Iron on August 17...
The Iron began the 1985-86 season in full flow at home to Torquay United. It was a game played in humid conditions and it saw the home side thrive with two goals in each half to get the season off to the best possible way.
The Iron's full record for August 17 is as follows:
|2013||LG 2||Iron 1-1 Dagenham & Redbridge||Mirfin|
|2002||LD3||Leyton Orient 2-0 Iron|
|1996||LD3||Leyton Orient 0-1 Iron||Clarkson|
|1993||LGEC||Shrewsbury 1-0 Iron|
|1991||DIV 4||Gillingham 4-0 Iron|
|1985||DIV 4||Iron 4-0 Torquay United||Graham, Broddle, Cammack, Green|
|1974||DIV 4||Workington 1-1 Iron||Davidson|
|1968||DIV 4||Iron 1-1 Brentford||Deere|