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:
|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|