All posts tagged with: Niall Canavan

Adkins victorious on Glanford Park return

Sheffield United won 1-0 at Scunthorpe on Saturday to move one point off the play-off places, in a game which saw visiting manager Nigel Adkins return to Glanford Park, where he truly kick-started his managerial career. It seemed serendipitous that it was Billy Sharp, the man who was Scunthorpe’s top scorer the year they won promotion under… Read more →

MK Dons ease past malleable Iron

Manchester United. Colchester United. Crewe Alexandra. Notts County. Just a few of the teams who came to Stadium:MK only to become helpless victims of the Dons’ sublime attacking play, and concede a number of goals. And yet, none of those teams could have played any worse than Scunthorpe United, a side who conceded just twice… Read more →

Weekend Predictions: 27th September

Here are this blog’s previews for Saturday’s round of games in the Premier League, Championship, League One and League Two. To see all match predictions, go to the table at the bottom. Premier League Liverpool v Everton Not many people would have predicted both Liverpool and Everton to be in the bottom half of the… Read more →

Scunthorpe United Season Preview

The Football Lab interviewed Scunthorpe United fan Jake Wykes, ahead of the new season. You can follow him on Twitter @JakeWykes. Here, he discusses the departure of top scorer Sam Winnall, the signing of midfielder Neal Bishop, and a dramatic past decade for the Iron. Following 7 dramatic promotions and relegations over the last 9… Read more →