Unnamed Scunthorpe duo added to out of control injury list

Scunthorpe manager Stuart McCall has had two more players added to the ever-growing injury list at the club - and admits both are major doubts for Saturday's game. The Iron host Gillingham at Glanford Park, and it is seen as a game with huge potential for points, with the Gills struggling too - only above … Continue reading Unnamed Scunthorpe duo added to out of control injury list

Colclough ruled out for the season – Can this awful campaign just end?

It's not the news we wanted to hear - in fact, it's going to be hard to refrain from swearing at our injury luck so far this season, but here we go - Ryan Colclough won't feature for Scunthorpe again this season.The talented winger - one of a very few bright sparks so far this … Continue reading Colclough ruled out for the season – Can this awful campaign just end?

Former Scunthorpe favourite unveiled as new Shelbourne boss

Former Scunthorpe United midfielder Ian Morris has taken over as manager at League of Ireland side Shelbourne ahead of the 2019 season.Morris scored seven goals from midfield for the Iron during a spell that spanned from 2006-2011.The 31-year-old played the full 90 minutes in one of the greatest moments in the clubs history, when Nigel … Continue reading Former Scunthorpe favourite unveiled as new Shelbourne boss

McCall readies for a January overhaul of Scunthorpe squad

Five defeats on the spin, and the joint-worst record for goals conceded so far this season has seen Scunthorpe slip perilously close to a relegation scrap.For the first time in a long time, however, the Iron have found themselves on a terrible run, but most are refraining from blaming the manager.Stuart McCall has yet to … Continue reading McCall readies for a January overhaul of Scunthorpe squad

McArdle: Scunthorpe need to be more ruthless when on top

Scunthorpe United captain Rory McArdle has said his side need to find their cutting edge when they find themselves on top in games.The Iron were by far the superior side in the opening half of Saturday's 2-0 loss to Peterborough, but couldn't find a way to open the scoring, and paid the ultimate price.Talking to … Continue reading McArdle: Scunthorpe need to be more ruthless when on top

Lund talks as he prepares to take on old club Burton this weekend

Scunthorpe midfielder Matty Lund is looking forward to the chance to show old club Burton Albion what they're missing this weekend, when the two club's lock horns.The midfielder left the Pirelli stadium this summer to join the Iron on a permanent deal, and after a fairly slow start, has established himself as a pivotal player … Continue reading Lund talks as he prepares to take on old club Burton this weekend

REPORT: Scunthorpe rivalling Sunderland for non-league ace

Scunthorpe are believed to be keeping tabs on Whitby Town starlet Junior Mondal, ahead of a potential January swoop.HITC, who have been credited with getting various Iron rumours correct in the past, claim Scunthorpe and fellow League One side Sunderland are both interested in the former Middlesbrough youngster.Mondal has impressed with Evo-Stik Premier North side … Continue reading REPORT: Scunthorpe rivalling Sunderland for non-league ace

REPORT: Iron ‘on the verge of signing’ Chelsea striker Ugbo on loan

Scunthorpe United are on the verge of announcing the loan signing of Chelsea youngster Ike Ugbo, according to a report.The link comes via a report in The Sun newspaper, who claim Ugbo will be announced by the Iron before this weekend's game against Accrington Stanley.Ugbo is the second player to be linked with a loan … Continue reading REPORT: Iron ‘on the verge of signing’ Chelsea striker Ugbo on loan

REPORT: Scunthorpe set to sign Rangers goalkeeper Alnwick on loan

The Iron are set to announce the signing of Rangers goalkeeper Jak Alnwick on loan, according to a report on Tuesday afternoon.The news comes from reliable source Pete O'Rourke, who announced that a deal had been struck between the two clubs on Football Insider 247.Alnwick is the third-choice goalkeeper at Steven Gerrard's Gers, behind Allan … Continue reading REPORT: Scunthorpe set to sign Rangers goalkeeper Alnwick on loan

Grayson and Cotterill favourites for vacant Iron managerial position

Image source: @HumbersideSport via TwitterSimon Grayson and Steve Cotterill have emerged as the front-runners for the vacant managerial position at Scunthorpe, after Nick Daws was sacked on Friday morning.The club announced that Daws would leave with immediate effect, after the Iron succumbed to an embarrassing 5-0 defeat at Glanford Park at the hands of Fleetwood Town … Continue reading Grayson and Cotterill favourites for vacant Iron managerial position