Scunthorpe director responds to rumours claiming a sensational return of van Veen

Scunthorpe director Chris Swann - son of Peter Swann - has had his say on one of the stranger transfer rumours to hit our screens so far. To be honest, it felt like a rumour started by a fan for a few giggles - but it soon became apparent that the notion would in fact … Continue reading Scunthorpe director responds to rumours claiming a sensational return of van Veen

Scunthorpe keen on Sheffield United defender – but face competition from Fleetwood

Scunthorpe are eyeing a move for experienced Sheffield United defender Jake Wright - but face a battle to secure his signature. The news comes via the usually reliable transfer news source of HITC, whom claim as many as four League One clubs are considering a move - although the Iron and Fleetwood Town appear to … Continue reading Scunthorpe keen on Sheffield United defender – but face competition from Fleetwood

Are Scunthorpe in line to get Rochdale’s McGahey through the door on Jan 1st?

The Iron have been subject to speculation linking them with Rochdale centre back Harrison McGahey in the last week - and a deal could be in place to see him move on January 1st. Scunthorpe's defensive errors have effected just about every single game so far this season, and have been the major reason as … Continue reading Are Scunthorpe in line to get Rochdale’s McGahey through the door on Jan 1st?

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

OPINION: Scunthorpe are one ‘quality’ defender away from another Play Off campaign

It's October. We've already had a managerial change, and have rocketed up the table from a low point of 18th, to the dizzying heights of 9th after last night - but as the Carpenters so beautifully sang, when it comes to Stuart McCall's tenure, it's only just begun. The season started promisingly when Nick Daws' … Continue reading OPINION: Scunthorpe are one ‘quality’ defender away from another Play Off campaign

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