Remembering past matches played by the Iron on April 28...
|Former Iron players born on this day: Chris Sedgwick (1980).|
Scunthorpe eased to victory against already-relegated Cheltenham to move into the last League One play-off spot On This Day in 2009.
The Iron went ahead when Paul Hayes netted from close-range.
Skipper Cliff Byrne drilled in to double the lead and Henri Lansbury skipped inside and drove in a third.
The game ended on a sour note when Yuri Berchiche's challenge left Lansbury with a bad injury.
Overall playing record for April 28: Played 16, Won 8, Drawn 3, Lost 5, Scored 23, Conceded 21.
The Iron's full record for April 28 is as follows:
|2018||LG 1||MK Dons 0-2 Iron||McArdle, Toney|
|2012||LG 1||Iron 1-1 Bournemouth||Thompson|
|2009||LG 1||Iron 3-0 Cheltenham||Hayes, Byrne, Lansbury|
|2007||LG 1||Blackpool 3-1 Iron||Sharp|
|2001||DIV 3||Iron 0-2 Exeter|
|1990||DIV 4||Burnley 0-1 Iron||Cotton|
|1989||DIV 4||Torquay 0-2 Iron||Daws, Hodkinson|
|1987||DIV 4||Iron 2-1 Burnley||Johnson (2)|
|1979||DIV 4||Iron 2-2 Torquay||Kilmore, Earl|
|1973||DIV 3||Walsall 1-1 Iron||Collier|
|1967||DIV 3||Iron 0-2 Reading|
|1962||DIV 2||Walsall 4-1 Iron||McGuigan|
|1958||DIV 3N||Hartlepools 1-2 Iron||Davis (2)|
|1956||DIV 3N||Halifax 0-3 Iron||Haigh, Gregory, Brown|
|1952||DIV 3N||York 0-1 Iron||Ottewell|
|1951||DIV 3N||Chester 4-1 Iron||Cumner|