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Preview: Bury (A)

1 September 2017

The Iron are back in league action on Saturday when they travel to Gigg Lane to face Bury (kick-off 3.00pm).

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1 September 2017

United won their midweek Checkatrade Trophy match 3-1 against Sunderland Under-21s, after their excellent 4-0 away victory at Plymouth Argyle last Saturday.

Meanwhile, Bury were not in cup action during the week, but they drew 0-0 at rivals Rochdale last weekend.

TEAM NEWS…
There are no fresh injury concerns from the last two games, so the same squad is expected to travel to Bury on Saturday.

Jonathon Margetts and Luke Williams are still out injured and won’t be involved.

PAST MEETINGS…
The last time the two sides met, Scunthorpe came away 3-2 winners at Glanford Park in January of last season. It was three first-half goals from Harry Toffolo, Stephen Dawson and Josh Morris which won the game for the home side.

SEASON/DATE RESULT IRON SCORERS
2016-17 - Sat 7 Jan (LG 1) Iron 3-2 Bury Toffolo, Dawson Morris
2016-17 - Sat 1 Oct (LG 1)  Bury 1-2 Iron Wiseman, Morris 
2015-16 - Tue 19 Apr (LG 1)  Iron 2-1 Bury  Williams, Wootton 
2015-16 - Tue 24 Nov (LG 1)  Bury 1-2 Iron  Madden, Williams 
2013-14 - Sat 12 Apr (LG 1)  Iron 2-2 Bury  Madden, Hayes 
2013-14 - Thu 26 Dec (LG 1)  Bury 2-2 Iron  Winnall (2) 
2012-13 - Tue 16 Apr (LG 1)  Bury 2-1 Iron  Hawley 
2012-13 - Tue 20 Nov (LG 1)  Iron 1-2 Bury  Clarke 
2011-12 - Tue 20 Mar (LG 1)  Bury 0-0 Iron   
2011-12 - Mon 26 Dec (LG 1)  Iron 1-3 Bury  S Duffy 
2005-06 - Tue 15 Nov (FAC1 R)  Iron 1-0 Bury  Johnson 
2005-06 - Tue 5 Nov (FAC1)  Bury 2-2 Iron  Keogh, Baraclough 
2004-05 - Sat 15 Jan (LG 2)  Iron 3-2 Bury  Butler, Torpey (2) 
2004-05 - Sat 18 Sep (LG 2)  Bury 0-1 Iron  Rankine 
2003-04 - Sat 17 Jan (DIV 3)  Iron 0-0 Bury   
2003-04 - Tue 9 Dec (LDV3)  Bury 0-1 Iron  Hayes 
2003-04 - Sat 16 Aug (DIV 3)  Bury 2-3 Iron  Torpey (2), Beagrie 
2002-03 - Mon 21 Apr (DIV 3)  Bury 0-0 Iron   
2002-03 - Sat 14 Dec (DIV 3)  Iron 0-1 Bury   
1999-2000 - Sat 1 Apr (DIV 2)  Bury 3-0 Iron   
1999-2000 - Sat 18 Dec (DIV 2)  Iron 0-2 Bury   
1995-96 - Tue 16 Apr (DIV 3)  Iron 1-2 Bury  Nicholson 
1995-96 - Sat 2 Mar (DIV 3)  Bury 3-0 Iron   
1995-96 - Tue 17 Oct (FLT R2)  Iron 4-0 Bury  McFarlane (2), Matthewson (og), Eyre 
1994-95 - Sat 11 Mar (DIV 3)  Iron 3-2 Bury  Gregory (2), Hughes (og) 
1994-95 - Sat 10 Sep (DIV 3)  Bury 2-0 Iron   
1993-94 - Sat 11 Dec (DIV 3)  Bury 1-0 Iron   
1993-94 - Sat 21 Aug (DIV 3)  Iron 1-1 Bury  Thompstone 
1992-93 - Sat 3 Apr (DIV 3)  Bury 0-0 Iron   
1992-93 - Tue 9 Mar (DIV 3)  Iron 2-0 Bury  Alexander, Platnauer 
1991-92 - Tue 22 Oct (FLT R1)  Iron 1-3 Bury  Hamilton 
1987-88 - Sat 14 Nov (FAC 1)  Iron 3-1 Bury  Russell (3) 
1984-85 - Sat 2 Mar (DIV 4)  Iron 2-2 Bury  Graham, Cammack 
1984-85 - Sat 27 Oct (DIV 4)  Bury 0-1 Iron  Lester 
1982-83 - Sat 30 Apr (DIV 4)  Bury 1-0 Iron   
1982-83 - Sat 27 Nov (DIV 4)  Iron 0-1 Bury   
1981-82 - Tue 4 May (DIV 4)  Iron 2-2 Bury  Telfer, Cammack 
1981-82 - Tue 29 Sep (DIV 4)  Bury 4-0 Iron   
1980-81 - Sat 18 Apr (DIV 4)  Bury 6-1 Iron  Stewart 
1980-81 - Sat 27 Dec (DIV 4)  Iron 2-2 Bury  Boxall, Cammack 
1973-74 - Tue 30 Apr (DIV 4)  Iron 1-2 Bury  Keeley 
1973-74 - Tue 26 Mar (DIV 4)  Bury 0-0 Iron   
1971-72 - Sat 11 Mar (DIV 4)  Iron 3-0 Bury  Saile (og), Fletcher (2) 
1971-72 - Sat 9 Oct (DIV 4)  Bury 3-1 Iron  Davidson 
1967-68 - Tue 24 Oct (DIV 3)  Iron 3-1 Bury  Sloan, Horstead, Barton 
1967-68 - Tue 3 Oct (DIV 3)  Bury 4-3 Iron  Harney, Colquhoun (2) 
1963-64 - Tue 31 Mar (DIV 2)  Bury 3-2 Iron  Lindsey, Wilson 
1963-64 - Thu 26 Mar (DIV 2)  Iron 0-0 Bury   
1962-63 - Fri 10 May (DIV 2)  Iron 1-0 Bury  Kaye 
1962-63 - Sat 1 Sep (DIV 2)  Bury 0-2 Iron  Kaye, Lindsey 
1961-62 - Fri 22 Dec (DIV 2)  Iron 1-2 Bury  Thomas 
1961-62 - Sat 26 Aug (DIV 2)  Bury 4-1 Iron  Gibson 
1957-58 - Sat 12 Apr (DIV 3N)  Bury 2-1 Iron  Haigh 
1957-58 - Sat 30 Nov (DIV 3N)  Iron 1-0 Bury  Waldock 

Our full record against Bury is as follows: 

  P W D L F A
Home 28  12 44  36 
Away 26  13  26  46 
TOTAL 54  19  13  22  70  82 

ONE TO WATCH… 
One player the Iron need to keep an eye is former loanee Jermaine Beckford, who scored eight goals in 18 games in 2007. Since then, Beckford has gone on to play in the Premier League for Everton and was a regular goalscorer for Leeds United. The 33-year-old is now with the Shakers, scoring twice in the league so far.

ELSEWHERE IN LEAGUE ONE…
Saturday:
Bradford City vs Bristol Rovers (12.30pm)
Blackpool vs AFC Wimbledon (3.00pm)
Doncaster Rovers vs Peterborough United (3.00pm)
Gillingham vs Shrewsbury Town (3.00pm)
Milton Keynes Dons vs Oxford United (3.00pm)
Oldham Athletic vs Charlton Athletic (3.00pm)
Southend United vs Rochdale (3.00pm)
Walsall vs Plymouth Argyle (3.00pm)

Sunday:
Portsmouth vs Rotherham United (2.30pm)


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