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OTD: September 15

15 September 2017

Remembering past matches played by the Iron on September 15...

Gary Hooper scored twice as Scunthorpe ended Preston's unbeaten start to the season with a resounding victory in 2009.

Scunthorpe keeper Joe Murphy denied Stephen Elliott before Grant McCann struck after Hooper played him in.

Hooper had a shot cleared off the line by Chris Sedgwick but bundled home from close range shortly before the break.

Michael O'Connor set Hooper clear for his second with a neat finish before Jon Parkin scored a consolation for Preston from close range.

Meanwhile, in 2012, the Iron took all three points at Shrewsbury thanks to an early goal from Leon Clarke.

Overall playing record for September 15: Played 16, Won 4, Drawn 5, Lost 7, Scored 25, Conceded 27.

The Iron's full record for September 15 is as follows:
YEAR COMPETITION RESULT IRON SCORERS
2012 LG 1 Shrewsbury 0-1 Iron Clarke
2009 CHAMP Iron 3-1 Preston McCann, Hooper 2
2007 CHAMP Barnsley 2-0 Iron  
2001 DIV 3 Rochdale 2-2 Iron Brough, Beagrie
1990 DIV 4 Maidstone 6-1 Iron Lillis
1987 DIV 4 Iron 1-1 Bolton Russell
1984 DIV 4 Iron 2-4 Chesterfield Broddle, Cowling
1978 DIV 4 Northampton 1-0 Iron  
1969 DIV 4 Wrexham 2-1 Iron Heath
1964 DIV 3 Iron 1-1 Hull Ratcliffe
1962 DIV 2 Charlton 1-0 Iron  
1961 DIV 2 Iron 5-2 Rotherham Thomas 2, Godfrey 2, Thorpe
1960 DIV 2 Iron 1-1 Middlesbrough Thomas
1956 DIV 3N Iron 6-1 Halifax Luke 2, Jones 2, Fletcher, Brown
1954 DIV 3N Barnsley 1-0 Iron  
1951 DIV 3N Iron 1-1 Gateshead Hall

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