Okay, so on the face of it and for anyone who hasn't been following Scunthorpe's season closely, a measly ten points after 13 League Two matches looks poor, but...
Scunthorpe winger Adam Hammill - who is expected to depart United before today's deadline - has turned down a move to an unnamed club.
The Iron have reportedly accepted bids from two different clubs for Funso Ojo - as the Belgian edges closer to the exit door.
Scunthorpe midfielder Funso Ojo has seen his move to Scottish Premiership side Hibernian fall through amid a contract dispute with the Iron.
As Scunthorpe prepare to embark on another League Two journey, pressure has been mounting for Peter Swann to appoint a manager from outside of the club, and Paul Hurst has been touted as the man who has been offered the job this week.