Remembering past matches played by the Iron on April 29...
|Former Iron players born on this day: Doug O’Connor (1954).|
Billy Sharp snatched a last-gasp winner against Blackpool to secure Scunthorpe a well-deserved win at Glanford Park On This Day in 2006.
Sharp touched home substitute Steve Torpey's cross after a dominant second-half performance from the hosts.
Tommy Evans was never troubled with Blackpool's only efforts coming from Rory Prendergast and Keigan Parker.
Overall playing record for April 29: Played 8, Won 2, Drawn 2, Lost 4, Scored 7, Conceded 9.
The Iron's full record for April 29 is as follows:
|2006||LG 1||Iron 1-0 Blackpool||Sharp|
|2000||DIV 2||Oxford 2-0 Iron|
|1995||DIV 3||Walsall 2-1 Iron||Gregory|
|1986||DIV 4||Wrexham 1-0 Iron|
|1978||DIV 4||Darlington 1-1 Iron||Wigg|
|1972||DIV 4||Cambridge 2-0 Iron|
|1969||DIV 4||Iron 4-1 Aldershot||Rusling, Cassidy, Keegan, Heath|
|1961||DIV 2||Luton 0-0 Iron|