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OTD: April 21

21 April 2019

Remembering past matches played by the Iron on April 21...

Former Iron players born on this day: Mal Rees (1924).

The Iron closed in on promotion from League Two with victory over play-off hopefuls Oxford United in 2014.

Scunthorpe took an early lead when Matt Sparrow fired home from 12 yards after Sam Winnall miscued from a Michael Collins cross.

Alfie Potter had a great chance to equalise from the restart but dragged his shot wide.

Overall playing record for April 21: Played 16, Won 6, Drawn 4, Lost 6, Scored 19, Conceded 21. 

The Iron's full record for April 21 is as follows:

YEAR COMPETITION RESULT IRON SCORERS
2018 LG 1 Iron 1-0 Walsall Yates
2015 LG 1 Iron 1-1 Bradford McSheffrey
2014 LG 1 Iron 1-0 Oxford Sparrow
2012 LG 1 Huddersfield 1-0 Iron  
2009 LG 1 Northampton 3-3 Iron Trotter, McCann, Sparrow
2007 LG 1 Tranmere 0-2 Iron Ward (og), Sharp
2003 DIV 3 Bury 0-0 Iron  
2001 DIV 3 Hartlepool 1-0 Iron  
1998 DIV 3 Orient 1-0 Iron  
1990 DIV 4 Iron 3-3 Hereford Flounders (2), Pejic (og)
1984 DIV 3 Iron 2-0 Hull Bell, Cammack
1979 DIV 4 Rochdale 1-0 Iron  
1975 DIV 4 Mansfield 7-0 Iron  
1973 DIV 3 Iron 1-0 Watford Fletcher
1958 DIV 3N Stockport 2-1 Iron Davis
1956 DIV 3N Iron 2-1 Chester Gregory, Haigh
1951 DIV 3N Iron 3-0 Rochdale Cumner (2), Comley

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