Remembering past matches played by the Iron on August 9...
United advanced to the second round of the Capital One Cup after extra time, with Notts County the victims of a Kevin van Veen brace.
The Iron last played in the league on this day three seasons ago when they opened the league campaign at Swindon Town. Paddy Madden netted for United, but the side lost Dave Syers to a long term injury, Marcus Williams to suspension and topped it off with suffering defeat at the County Ground.
Overall playing record for August 9: Played 8, Won 4, Drawn 0, Lost 4, Scored 12, Conceded 11.
The Iron's full record for August 9 is as follows:
|2016||LGEC R1||Iron 2-0 Notts County (AET)||Van Veen (2)|
|2014||LG 1||Swindon 3-1 Iron||Madden|
|2011||LGEC R1||Accrington 0-2 Iron||Dagnall, Barcham|
|2008||CHMP||Iron 1-2 Leeds||Hooper|
|2005||LG 1||Iron 2-1 Barnsley||Crosby, Taylor|
|2004||DIV 3||Iron 1-2 Bristol Rovers||Beagrie|
|1997||DIV 3||Peterborough 0-1 Iron||Forrester|
|1969||DIV 4||Iron 2-3 Chester||Rusling, Deere|