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OTD: November 19

19 November 2021

Remembering past matches played by the Iron on November 19...

Former Iron players born on this day: David Reeves (1967), Jordan Clarke (1991), Yann Songo'o (1991).

Scunthorpe left it late before breaking stubborn 10-man Oldham's resistance and sealing a 1-0 victory On This Day in 2016.

Full-back Scott Wiseman made the decisive breakthrough in the 80th minute, his sweetly-struck shot from the edge of the box nestling in the back of the net via the inside of the post.

The story could have been much different had the Latics taken one of three good opportunities that came their way in the opening 45 minutes.

Billy McKay side-footed a great opportunity wide from seven yards when the goal was gaping and Iron keeper Luke Daniels twice thwarted Ryan Flynn after he had got in behind the defence.

Overall playing record for November 19: Played 10, Won 5, Drawn 1, Lost 4, Scored 13, Conceded 13

The Iron's full record for November 19 is as follows: 
2016 LG 1 Iron 1-0 Oldham Wiseman
2011 LG 1 Iron 0-2 Hartlepool  
2005 LG 1 Iron 1-2 Tranmere Sharp
1996 DIV 3 Colchester 1-1 Iron Clarkson
1994 DIV 3 Iron 3-4 Mansfield Bullimore, Nicholson, Juryeff
1988 FAC R1 Blackpool 2-1 Iron Harle
1977 DIV 4 Iron 1-0 Rochdale Kilmore
1966 DIV 3 Watford 0-1 Iron Barton
1965 DIV 3 Workington 1-2 Iron Thomas, Bedford
1960 DIV 2 Huddersfield 1-2 Iron Thomas, McGarry (og) 

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