Remembering past matches played by the Iron on May 3...
|Former Iron players born on this day: Brian Bloomer (1952).|
The Iron enjoyed a promotion party On This Day in 2014, but had to make do with a 2-2 home draw with York prior.
United took the lead when Eddie Nolan's cross was headed in by Paddy Madden and went 2-0 up through Terry Hawkridge's low strike.
Ryan Brobbel cut the deficit with a stunning shot from the edge of the box and drew level when Will Hayhurst found the bottom corner from a set-piece.
Overall playing record for May 3: Played 7, Won 3, Drawn 2, Lost 2, Scored 11, Conceded 10.
The Iron's full record for May 3 is as follows:
|2015||LG 1||Doncaster 5-2 Iron||Butler (og), Adelakun|
|2014||LG 1||Iron 2-2 York||Madden, Hawkridge|
|2003||DIV 3||Shrewsbury 1-2 Iron||Dalglish 2|
|1997||DIV 3||Northampton 1-0 Iron|
|1986||DIV 4||Iron 2-0 Chester||Brolly, Cammack|
|1980||DIV 4||Hereford 1-1 Iron||Pilling|
|1968||DIV 3||Iron 2-0 Torquay||Rusling, Blyth|