REPORT: Scunthorpe set to announce former QPR man Perch

The Iron are on the verge of announcing James Perch as their latest recruit, according to a report.The news comes via the ever-reliable 'Pete O'Rourke', who posted the following to his Twitter account:Scunthorpe are set to sign former QPR defender James Perch on a free transfer. #iron #QPR #Scunthorpe— Pete O'Rourke (@SportsPeteO) July 31, 2018The … Continue reading REPORT: Scunthorpe set to announce former QPR man Perch

PREVIEW: Ryan Middleton looks ahead to the season opener with Coventry City

On Saturday, the Iron travel to the Ricoh Arena for their first match of the new campaign at Coventry City, looking for those vital first three points.The Sky Blues will be on a high after their promotion from League Two via the play offs last term, and are sure to be a tough test for … Continue reading PREVIEW: Ryan Middleton looks ahead to the season opener with Coventry City

REPORT: Townsend heading to West Brom after Baggies fend off Hull & Ipswich

Scunthorpe United defender Conor Townsend has agreed terms with Championship side West Brom ahead of an imminent move.Fellow United blog Iron Bru exclusively revealed that Scunthorpe had accepted a bid for the defender, and terms have been agreed.Townsend is expected to be announced by the Baggies over the weekend, and will be a massive loss … Continue reading REPORT: Townsend heading to West Brom after Baggies fend off Hull & Ipswich

Iron reject Ipswich bid for Townsend, with Hull and West Brom lurking

Scunthorpe United have rejected a bid from Ipswich Town for Conor Townsend, as they do everything in their power to hold onto their key player.Hull City had been leading the race to re-sign the full back, but it was reported over the weekend that Ipswich and West Brom were both considering a move.That consideration has … Continue reading Iron reject Ipswich bid for Townsend, with Hull and West Brom lurking

Winterton vs Iron match review; Fan perspective

Saturday afternoon saw the return of club football whilst the town of Scunthorpe is gripped by World Cup fever - writes Harry Parker.A modest crowd witnessed The Iron roll over local non league outift Winterton Rangers.The first half side featured 2 unnamed trialists alongside new signing Andy Dales. Youth team player Tom Pugh also began … Continue reading Winterton vs Iron match review; Fan perspective

Hakeeb bids farewell to Iron fans as he completes Bristol City move

Hakeeb Adelakun has thanked the Scunthorpe faithful for their support during his time with the club, after Bristol City unveiled the talented 21-year-old as their latest signing.We reported that Haks had turned down the contract offered by United at the start of June, and the winger has now found his permanent home, signing a three-year … Continue reading Hakeeb bids farewell to Iron fans as he completes Bristol City move