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OTD: February 29

29 February 2020

Remembering past matches played by the Iron on February 29...

Former Iron players born on this day: Simon Steele (1964).

Stephen Quinn scored late on to give Sheffield United a narrow victory over 10-man Scunthorpe at Bramall Lane.

The Iron took the lead through Mark Duffy, whose low shot from inside the area beat goalkeeper Steve Simonsen.

The visitors lost Sam Togwell after he was dismissed for a challenge on Michael Doyle and the Blades equalised through Lee Williamson who volleyed in.

And Quinn struck the winner from a long-range effort as Danny Wilson's men consolidated second place in the table.

Overall playing record for February 29:
Played 2, Won 0, Drawn 0, Lost 2, Scored 2, Conceded 5. 

The Iron's full record for February 29 is as follows:
YEAR COMPETITION RESULT IRON SCORERS
2012 LG 1 Sheff Utd 2-1 Iron Duffy
1964 DIV 2 Plymouth 3-1 Iron Hodgson

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