Remembering past matches played by the Iron on April 21...
|Former Iron players born on this day: Mal Rees (1924).
On this day fact: The 1-0 home win over Oxford United in 2014 ended the longest sequence of games unbeaten (28) for the club.
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|