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OTD: April 17

17 April 2018

Remembering past matches played by the Iron on April 17 in the past...

The Iron defeated Chesterfield 3-1 at Glanford Park in April 2017.

They took the lead in the 21st minute via Paul McGinn's own goal. He headed into his own net after Josh Morris' corner had been flicked on at the near post by Neal Bishop.

Scunthorpe added a second goal eight minutes before the break, Ivan Toney leaping to beat goalkeeper Thorsten Stuckmann to Bishop's looping cross and nod home.

Toney bagged his second from close range in the 73rd minute. Tom Anderson then headed in a consolation goal in stoppage time.

Overall playing record for April 17: Played 15, Won 7, Drawn 2, Lost 6, Scored 26, Conceded 20.

The Iron's full record for April 17 is as follows:

YEAR COMPETITION RESULT IRON SCORERS
2017 LG 1 Iron 3-1 Chesterfield McGinn (og), Toney (2)
2010 CHAMP Iron 3-0 Bristol City Hooper (3)
2006 LG 1 Iron 1-2 Swindon Sharp
2004 DIV 3 Huddersfield 3-2 Iron Sodje (og), MacLean
1999 DIV 3 Hull 2-3 Iron Forrester, Eyre, Stamp
1995 DIV 3 Lincoln 3-3 Iron Turnbull, Gregory, Jackson
1993 DIV 3 Iron 1-3 Darlington Goodacre
1991 DIV 4 Lincoln 1-2 Iron Flounders (2)
1990 DIV 4 Grimsby 2-1 Iron Flounders
1987 DIV 4 Hartlepool 1-2 Iron Harle, Flounders
1984 DIV 3 Iron 1-1 Port Vale Bell
1982 DIV 4 Port Vale 2-1 Iron Cammack
1976 DIV 4 Iron 2-0 Bradford Green, O'Connor
1971 DIV 4 Iron 0-1 Newport  
1958 DIV 3N Iron 1-0 Barrow Stokes
1954 DIV 3N Halifax 0-3 Iron Brown (2), Haigh

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