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About Scunthorpe United

14 April 2015

Ten facts about Scunthorpe ahead of our League One encounter


 1: FOUNDED:1899

2: NICKNAME:The Iron

3: HOME GROUND: Glanford Park 

4: CAPACITY: 9,144 

5: MANAGER: Mark Robins 

6: ONE TO WATCH: Paddy Madden 

 7: MOST LEAGUE APPEARANCES:Jack Brownsword, 595, 1950-65

 8: LAST MATCH PLAYED: Scunthorpe 2 Crawley 1

 9: FORM (LAST 6):Won 2 Drawn 1 Lost 3

10: *DID YOU KNOW?: Scunthorpe United were one of four clubs to join the Football League for the 1950-51 season when the competition expanded to 92 clubs. The Iron still had to play in the fourth qualifying round of the FA Cup and went down to Southern League club Hereford United.

Source: Sky Sports Football Year Book*

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