Remembering past matches played by the Iron on December 15...
|Former Iron players born on this day: Lewis Wainwright (1930), Jimmy Mann (1952), Alan O’Meara (1958), James Quinn (1974).|
The Iron booked an FA Cup third round trip to Chelsea with a 3-0 second round replay win over Leyton Orient On This Day in 2015.
After a 0-0 draw in the original game, neither side could break the deadlock until Scunthorpe scored two goals in five second-half minutes.
Orient defender Jean-Yves Mvoto put into his own net before Jack King scrambled in the second.
Hakeeb Adelakun's injury-time tap-in sealed victory for the Iron.
Overall playing record for December 15: Played 11, Won 6, Drawn 2, Lost 3, Scored 20, Conceded 15.
|2015||FAC R2r||Iron 3-0 Orient||Mvoto (og), King, Adelakun|
|2012||LG 1||Orient 1-3 Iron||Ribeiro, Hawley, Mozika|
|2007||CHAMP||Ipswich 3-2 Iron||Paterson 2|
|2006||LG 1||Iron 1-3 Blackpool||Baraclough|
|2001||DIV 3||Iron 2-1 Hull||Hodges, Torpey|
|1990||DIV 4||Iron 1-1 Doncaster||Flounders|
|1987||FLT PR||Grimsby 1-2 Iron||Harle, Flounders|
|1979||DIV 4||Newport 2-1 Iron||Stewart|
|1967||DIV 3||Iron 2-1 Peterborough||Deere, Barton|
|1962||DIV 2||Southampton 1-1 Iron||Hodgson|
|1956||DIV 3N||Darlington 1-2 Iron||Fletcher 2|