YOUR QUICK GUIDE TO THE IRON FROM SCUNTHORPE....
Scunthorpe United Football Club SCUNTHORPE UNITED
members of the Football League
Ground: Glanford Park,
Doncaster Road,
Scunthorpe,
DN15 8TD
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Tel: 01724 848077
Websites: Official
Iron-Bru.com
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Getting there
By Car: (approx 187 miles from HW)
M40 west to junction 10 to join A43 towards M1. Follow M1 north to junction 32 and join M18 (signposted The North, Doncaster). Continue to junction 5 and join M180 (s/p Grimsby). After River Trent Bridge leave at junction 3 and join M181 (s/p Scunthorpe West). At the end of this motorway, you will see the ground on your right. Turn right at the first roundabout onto the A18 (s/p Scunthorpe) and right again into the large car park at the ground.
Train: Scunthorpe station is about 2 miles from Glanford Park. There are buses that go close to the ground from the Town Centre. Train connections are via Doncaster with services running from London Kings Cross/St Pancras. Check www.nationalrail.co.uk for specific times and connections of trains.
Chairboy Connections
Players who have played for both Clubs.

Indicates player profile available

Matt Carmichael - Played for Wycombe in the Conference in the late 1980's before a surprise move into League football with Lincoln City. Transferred to Scunthorpe United in the summer of 1993 and went on to make more than 60 League appearances and scoring a very healthy 20 times. Went on to have short spells with Preston, Mansfield, Doncaster and Darlington before moving back into non-League football with Ilkeston Town.

John Cornforth - Welsh international midfielder who made 4 League appearances for Scunthorpe during the 1999/2000 season. Spent two and a half years with Wycombe following a 50,000 move from Birmingham City in December 1996. Made 55 apps for Wanderers, scoring 8 times. Best remembered for his time with Swansea City during the early 1990's. Originally an apprentice with Sunderland. Other clubs include Doncaster Rovers, Shrewsbury Town, Lincoln City, Peterborough United and Cardiff City before ending his professional career with Exeter City.

Lee Turnbull - Midfielder who scored once in 11 games for Wycombe before a 12,000 move to Scunthorpe United in March 1995 following an earlier loan spell. Was leading scorer for Chesterfield during the 1990/91 season following a move from Doncaster Rovers. After 26 goals for The Spireites he moved back to Doncaster in October 1993 before joining Wycombe in January 1994 for 20,000. Originally a trainee with Middlesbrough before time with Aston Villa and then Chesterfield. Went on to manage Barrow as well as being involved in the Football in the Community scheme with The Iron.

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Chairboys all-time record against Scunthorpe
Sat, Nov 6, 1993 FL3 A D 0-0 3,604
Sat, Apr 23, 1994 FL3 H D 2-2 5,755
Sat, Aug 14, 1999 FL2 A W 1-0 4,092
Sat, Jan 15, 2000 FL2 H W 2-1 4,850
Fri, Oct 8, 2004 FL3 A L 0-2 4,373
Tue, Feb 15, 2005 FL3 H W 2-1 4,089
Sat, Aug 6, 2011 FL2 H D 1-1 4,451
Sat, Mar 3, 2012 FL2 A L 1-4 3,811
Sat, Dec 14, 2013 FL3 H D 1-1 2,882
Key:
FL3 = Football League Division Three/'League Two'
FL2 = Football League Division Two
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