2013–14 Scunthorpe United F.C. season

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Scunthorpe United
2013–14 season
Chairman Peter Swann
Manager Brian Laws(until 20 Nov.)
Russ Wilcox (from 20 Nov.)
Stadium Glanford Park
League Two 2nd (promoted)
FA Cup First round
Football League Cup First round
Football League Trophy First round
Top goalscorer League: Sam Winnall (23 goals)
All: Sam Winnall (23 goals)
Highest home attendance 7,482 vs York City
(L2, 3 May 14)
Lowest home attendance 2,352 vs Sheffield United
(JPT, 3 Sep 13)
Average home league attendance 3,719

The 2013–14 season is Scunthorpe United's 1st in the fourth division of English football since 2005, following their relegation from League One the previous season.

League Two Data[edit]

League table[edit]

Pos
Team
Pld
W
D
L
GF
GA
GD
Pts
Promotion or relegation
1 Chesterfield (C) (P) 46 23 15 8 71 40 +31 84 Promotion to 2014–15 Football League One
2 Scunthorpe United (P) 46 20 21 5 68 44 +24 81
3 Rochdale (P) 46 24 9 13 69 48 +21 81
4 Fleetwood Town (P) 46 22 10 14 66 52 +14 76 Qualification to League Two play-offs
5 Southend United 46 19 15 12 56 39 +17 72

Updated to games played on 3 May 2014.
Source: BBC Sport
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored
AFC Wimbledon deducted 3 points for fielding an ineligible player
(C) = Champion; (R) = Relegated; (P) = Promoted; (E) = Eliminated; (O) = Play-off winner; (A) = Advances to a further round.

Result Summary[edit]

Overall Home Away
Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts W D L GF GA GD W D L GF GA GD
44 19 20 5 66 43 +23 77 10 10 2 31 18 +13 9 10 3 35 25 +10

Last updated: 6 May 2014.
Source:[citation needed]

Result by round[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46
Ground H A H A H A A H A H H A H A A H A A H A H A A H A H A H A H A H H A H H A H A H A H A H A H
Result W D D L D D W W D W L W W L D L W W W D W D W W W D D D D D W W D D D D W W W D W D D W L D
Position 6 5 8 9 14 15 7 10 11 7 13 12 9 9 8 12 8 6 4 5 3 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 3 2

Last updated: 6 May 2014.
Source:[citation needed]
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Loss; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Kit[edit]

Supplier: Nike
Sponsor(s): Rainham Steel

Home
Away

Last updated: 10 July 2013.
Source: Historic Football Kits -2013-14 League One

Squad[edit]

No. Name Position(s) Nationality Place of Birth Date of Birth (Age) Club Apps Club Goals Int. Apps Int. Goals Date Signed Signed from Free Contract
Goalkeepers
1 Sam Slocombe GK England Scunthorpe (1988-06-05) 5 June 1988 (age 26) 68 0 15 August 2008 Bottesford Town £35,000 30 June 2015
13 James Severn GK England Nottingham (1991-10-10) 10 October 1991 (age 23) 1 0 17 May 2012 Derby County Free 30 June 2014
Defenders
2 Christian Ribeiro RB/CB Wales Neath (1989-12-14) 14 December 1989 (age 25) 42 2 2 0 9 July 2012 Bristol City Free 30 June 2014
3 Andy Dawson LB/LW England Northallerton (1978-10-20) 20 October 1978 (age 36) 227 11 30 May 2013 Hull City Free 30 June 2014
5 David Mirfin CB England Sheffield (1985-04-18) 18 April 1985 (age 30) 164 6 31 July 2012 Watford Free 30 June 2014
6 Niall Canavan CB/RB Republic of Ireland Leeds (1991-04-11) 11 April 1991 (age 24) 77 8 1 July 2009 Academy Trainee 30 June 2014
15 Luke Waterfall CB England Sheffield (1990-07-30) 30 July 1990 (age 24) 4 June 2013 Gainsborough Trinity Free 30 June 2014
18 Eddie Nolan RB/LB Republic of Ireland Waterford (1988-08-05) 5 August 1988 (age 26) 86 1 3 0 8 February 2013 Free Agent Free 30 June 2014
20 Callum Howe CB England Doncaster (1994-04-09) 9 April 1994 (age 21) 1 July 2012 Academy Trainee 30 June 2014
21 George Grayson LB England Sheffield (1994-09-27) 27 September 1994 (age 20) 1 July 2013 Academy Trainee 30 June 2014
25 Andrew Boyce CB England Doncaster (1989-11-05) 5 November 1989 (age 25) 6 January 2014 Lincoln City Undisclosed 30 June 2015
30 Marcus Williams LB/CB England Doncaster (1986-04-08) 8 April 1986 (age 29) 205 0 10 January 2014 Sheffield United Free 30 June 2015
Midfielders
4 Sean McAllister CM England Bolton (1987-08-15) 15 August 1987 (age 27) 19 July 2013 Cowdenbeath Free 30 June 2014
7 Matt Sparrow AM/RM England Wembley (1981-10-03) 3 October 1981 (age 33) 396 42 4 July 2013 Crawley Town Free 30 June 2015
10 Etiënne Esajas LW/RW Netherlands Amsterdam (1984-11-04) 4 November 1984 (age 30) 15 July 2013 Swindon Town Free 30 June 2014
11 Andy Welsh RM/LM England Manchester (1983-11-24) 24 November 1983 (age 31) 1 August 2013 Carlisle United Free 30 June 2014
14 Terry Hawkridge RW England Nottingham (1990-02-23) 23 February 1990 (age 25) 4 June 2013 Gainsborough Trinity Free 30 June 2014
19 Michael Collins CM/LM Republic of Ireland Halifax (1986-04-30) 30 April 1986 (age 29) 69 4 6 July 2010 Huddersfield Town £300,000 30 June 2014
22 Luke Hornsey RW/CM England Ashby (1994-03-26) 26 March 1994 (age 21) 0 0 1 July 2013 Academy Trainee 30 June 2014
24 Dave Syers CM England Leeds (1987-11-30) 30 November 1987 (age 27) 10 January 2014 Doncaster Rovers Undisclosed 30 June 2016
28 Gary McSheffrey LW England Coventry (1982-08-13) 13 August 1982 (age 32) 14 January 2014 Chesterfield Free 30 June 2014
Forwards
8 Deon Burton CF Jamaica Reading England (1976-11-25) 25 November 1976 (age 38) 59 13 22 July 2013 Gillingham Free 30 June 2014
12 Connor Jennings CF England Manchester (1991-10-29) 29 October 1991 (age 23) 20 1 12 January 2012 Stalybridge Celtic £40,000 30 June 2014
16 Hakeeb Adelakun RW/CF England London (1996-06-11) 11 June 1996 (age 18) 2 0 1 July 2012 Academy Trainee 30 June 2014
17 Matthew Godden CF/AM England Cantebury (1991-07-29) 29 July 1991 (age 23) 16 0 1 July 2009 Academy Trainee 30 June 2014
23 Jamie Wootton CF/RW England Rotherham (1994-10-02) 2 October 1994 (age 20) 1 0 1 July 2013 Academy Trainee 30 June 2014
27 Paddy Madden CF Republic of Ireland Dublin (1990-03-04) 4 March 1990 (age 25) 1 0 10 January 2014 Yeovil Town Undisclosed 30 June 2016
29 Sam Winnall CF/RW England Wolverhampton (1991-01-19) 19 January 1991 (age 24) 29 July 2013 Wolverhampton Wanderers Free 30 June 2014
39 Paul Hayes CF England Dagenham (1983-09-20) 20 September 1983 (age 31) 266 74 4 January 2014 Brentford Free 30 June 2014

Statistics[edit]

As of 6 May 2014
No. Pos Nat Player Total League Two FA Cup League Cup League Trophy
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
1 GK England Sam Slocombe 50 0 46 0 2 0 1 0 1 0
2 DF Wales Christian Ribeiro 25 0 19+2 0 1+1 0 1 0 1 0
3 DF England Andy Dawson 22 0 18 0 2 0 1 0 1 0
4 MF England Sean McAllister 43 0 37+2 0 2 0 1 0 1 0
5 DF England David Mirfin 49 2 45 2 2 0 1 0 1 0
6 DF Republic of Ireland Niall Canavan 47 4 44 4 1 0 1 0 1 0
7 MF England Matt Sparrow 27 3 19+6 3 0 0 1 0 1 0
8 FW Jamaica Deon Burton 32 6 19+10 6 1+1 0 1 0 0 0
10 MF Netherlands Etiënne Esajas 15 2 8+5 2 1 0 0 0 1 0
11 MF England Andy Welsh 4 1 2+2 0 0 0 0 0+1 0 0
13 GK England James Severn 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 MF England Terry Hawkridge 48 2 37+8 1 2 1 1 0 0 0
15 DF England Luke Waterfall 10 1 2+7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
16 FW England Hakeeb Adelakun 29 2 8+20 2 0+1 0 0 0 0 0
17 FW England Matthew Godden 5 0 0+4 0 0 0 0+1 0 0 0
18 DF England Eddie Nolan 39 0 36+2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
19 MF Republic of Ireland Michael Collins 20 0 9+8 0 2 0 1 0 0 0
21 DF England George Grayson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
24 MF England David Syers 35 10 35 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
27 FW Republic of Ireland Paddy Madden 21 5 17+4 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
28 MF England Gary McSheffrey 13 0 9+4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
29 FW England Sam Winnall 49 23 43+2 23 2 0 1 0 1 0
30 DF England Williams, MarcusMarcus Williams 26 0 25+1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
39 FW England Paul Hayes 16 4 5+11 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
Players currently out on loan:
12 FW England Connor Jennings (at Grimsby Town) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 DF England Callum Howe (at Gainsborough Trinity) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 MF England Luke Hornsey (at Frickley Athletic) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 FW England Jamie Wootton (at Gainsborough Trinity) 1 0 0+1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
25 DF England Andrew Boyce (at Grimsby Town) 2 0 0+2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Players who have left the club:
9 FW Scotland Chris Iwelumo 14 2 4+8 2 0+1 0 0+1 0 0 0
24 FW England Jordan Clark (on loan from Barnsley) 1 0 0+1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
26 DF Republic of Ireland Cliff Byrne (on loan from Oldham Athletic) 10 0 6+3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
26 FW England James Alabi (on loan from Stoke City) 1 0 0+1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
27 FW England Reuben Noble-Lazarus (on loan from Barnsley) 4 0 2+2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
28 FW England Spencer, JamesJames Spencer (on loan from Huddersfield Town) 17 1 6+8 1 2 0 0 0 1 0

Captains[edit]

No. P Name Country No. Games Notes
1 GK Sam Slocombe England 28
3 DF Andy Dawson England 14
19 MF Michael Collins Republic of Ireland 7 Team captain

Source: Competitive match reports.
Competitive matches only
Matches started as captain only
Country: FIFA nationality; No.: Squad number; P: Position; Name: Player name; No. Games: Number of games started as captain.

Goalscorers[edit]

Rank No. Pos. Name League Two FA Cup League Cup League Trophy Total
1 29 FW Sam Winnall 23 0 0 0 23
2 24 MF Dave Syers 10 0 0 0 10
3 8 FW Deon Burton 6 0 0 0 6
4 27 FW Paddy Madden 5 0 0 0 5
5 6 DF Niall Canavan 4 0 0 0 4
39 FW Paul Hayes 4 0 0 0 4
7 7 MF Matt Sparrow 3 0 0 0 3
8 5 DF David Mirfin 2 0 0 0 2
9 FW Chris Iwelumo 2 0 0 0 2
10 MF Etiënne Esajas 2 0 0 0 2
14 MF Terry Hawkridge 1 1 0 0 2
16 FW Hakeeb Adelakun 2 0 0 0 2
Own Goals 2 0 0 0 2
13 15 DF Luke Waterfall 1 0 0 0 1
28 FW Jordan Spencer 1 0 0 0 1
Total 67 1 0 0 68

Disciplinary record[edit]

No. Pos. Name League Two FA Cup League Cup League Trophy Total
Booked Red card Booked Red card Booked Red card Booked Red card Booked Red card
1 GK Sam Slocombe 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2 DF Christian Ribeiro 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
3 DF Andy Dawson 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
4 MF Sean McAllister 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
5 DF David Mirfin 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
6 DF Niall Canavan 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 0
7 MF Matt Sparrow 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
8 FW Deon Burton 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
10 MF Etiënne Esajas 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
14 MF Terry Hawkridge 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
18 DF Eddie Nolan 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
19 MF Michael Collins 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
24 MF David Syers 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
26 DF Cliff Byrne 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
27 FW Paddy Madden 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
28 MF Gary McSheffrey 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
29 FW Sam Winnall 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
30 DF Marcus Williams 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
39 FW Paul Hayes 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Total 50 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 53 2

Suspensions served[edit]

Date Matches Missed Player Reason Opponents Missed
3 August 2013 1 Eddie Nolan Yellow cardYellow cardRed card vs Mansfield Town Barnsley (LC)
26 December 2013 1 Sam Winnall Yellow cardYellow cardRed card vs Bury Oxford (A)

Contracts[edit]

N
P
Nat.
Name
Age
Status
Contract length
Expiry date
Source
19 MF Republic of Ireland
England
Michael Collins 27 Signed 1 year June 2014 BBC Sport
17 FW England Matthew Godden 21 Signed 1 year June 2014 BBC Sport
18 DF England Eddie Nolan 24 Signed 1 year June 2014 BBC Sport
7 MF England Jimmy Ryan 24 Rejected 1 year June 2014 BBC Sport
13 GK England James Severn 21 Signed 1 year June 2014 BBC Sport
1 GK England Sam Slocombe 25 Extended 1 year June 2015 BBC Sport

Last updated:

Transfers[edit]

In[edit]

N
P
Name
EU
Country
Age
Type
Moving from
Transfer
window
Ends
Transfer
fee
Source
3 DF Andy Dawson EU England 34 Free Transfer Hull City Summer 2014 Free BBC Sport
9 FW Chris Iwelumo EU Scotland 34 Free Transfer Watford Summer 2014 Free BBC Sport
14 MF Terry Hawkridge EU England 23 Bosman Transfer Gainsborough Trinity Summer 2014 Undisclosed Scunthorpe United FC
15 DF Luke Waterfall EU England 22 Bosman Transfer Gainsborough Trinity Summer 2014 Undisclosed Scunthorpe United FC
11 MF Andy Welsh EU England 29 Free Transfer Carlisle United Summer 2014 Free BBC Sport
7 MF Matt Sparrow EU England 31 Free Transfer Crawley Town Summer 2015 Free BBC Sport
10 MF Etiënne Esajas EU Netherlands 28 Free Transfer Swindon Town Summer 2014 Free Scunthorpe United FC
4 MF Sean McAllister EU England 25 Free Transfer CowdenbeathScotland Summer 2014 Free BBC Sport
8 FW Deon Burton EU Jamaica
England
36 Free Transfer Gillingham Summer 2014 Free BBC Sport
29 FW Sam Winnall EU England 22 Free Transfer Wolverhampton Wanderers Summer 2014 Free BBC Sport
39 FW Paul Hayes EU England 30 Free Transfer Brentford Winter 2014 Free BBC Sport
25 DF Andrew Boyce EU England 24 Transfer Lincoln City Winter 2015 Undisclosed BBC Sport
27 FW Paddy Madden EU Republic of Ireland 23 Transfer Yeovil Town Winter 2016 Undisclosed BBC Sport
24 MF Dave Syers EU England 26 Transfer Doncaster Rovers Winter 2016 Undisclosed BBC Sport
30 DF Williams, MarcusMarcus Williams EU England 27 Free Transfer Sheffield United Winter 2015 Free BBC Sport
28 MF Gary McSheffrey EU England 31 Free Transfer Chesterfield Winter 2014 Free BBC Sport

Loans In[edit]

No.
P
Name
Country
Age
Loan club
Started
Ended
Start source
End source
24 FW Jordan Clark England 19 Barnsley 2 August 11 September BBC Sport This is Scunthorpe
28 FW James Spencer England 22 Huddersfield Town 22 August 5 January BBC Sport Huddersfield Examiner
26 DF Cliff Byrne Republic of Ireland 32 Oldham Athletic 12 September 14 December BBC Sport Scunthorpe Telegraph
24 MF David Syers England 26 Doncaster Rovers 5 October 3 January BBC Sport BBC Sport
27 FW Reuben Noble-Lazarus England 21 Barnsley 12 November 1 January BBC Sport Yahoo Eurosport UK
25 DF Andrew Boyce England 24 Lincoln City 15 November 6 January BBC Sport BBC Sport
30 DF Marcus Williams England 27 Sheffield United 28 November 1 January BBC Sport BBC Sport
26 FW James Alabi England 19 Stoke City 1 March 7 April BBC Sport Scunthorpe Telegraph

Sources: For loan start source see "Start source". For loan end source see "End source".
EU = if holds or not a European Union passport; Country: when 2 flags, 1st flag = country that plays for internationally, 2nd flag = country of birth; No. = number on jersey; P = Position (for position name, pause mouse pointer on abbreviation); Name = Name on jersey (for more extensive name, pause mouse pointer on name); In/Out = In: The player came in on loan, Out: The player went out on loan; Loan club = the club that the player moved on loan to or the club that the player came from on loan; Started = the date when the player's loan started; Ended = the date when the player's loan ended.

Out[edit]

N
P
Name
Country
Age
Type
Moving to
Transfer
window
Transfer
fee
Apps
Goals
Source
11 MF Andy Barcham England 26 Contract Ended Portsmouth Summer Free 84 9 BBC Sport
14 MF Robbie Gibbons Republic of Ireland 21 Contract Ended Free Agent Summer Free 13 0 BBC Sport
22 FW Karl Hawley England 31 Contract Ended Torquay United Summer Free 40 11 BBC Sport
8 MF Damien Mozika France 26 Contract Ended Free Agent Summer Free 31 4 BBC Sport
6 DF Paul Reid England 31 Contract Ended Free Agent Summer Free 77 2 BBC Sport
9 FW Akpo Sodje England 33 Contract Ended Tranmere Rovers Summer Free 16 6 BBC Sport
4 MF Josh Walker England 24 Contract Ended Free Agent Summer Free 44 3 BBC Sport
21 DF Tom Newey England 30 Contract Ended Oxford United Summer Free 49 0 Sky Sports
7 MF Jimmy Ryan Republic of Ireland
England
24 Contract Ended Chesterfield Summer Free 76 4 BBC Sport
10 FW Mike Grella United States 26 Contract Terminated Free Agent Summer Free 29 2 BBC Sport
3 DF Callum Kennedy England 23 Contract Terminated AFC Wimbledon Summer Free 18 0 BBC Sport
16 MF Mark Duffy England 27 Transfer Doncaster Rovers Summer Undisclosed 112 10 Scunthorpe United FC
9 FW Chris Iwelumo Scotland 35 Contract Terminated St JohnstoneScotland Winter Free 14 2 BBC Sport

EU = if holds or not a European Union passport; Country: when 2 flags, 1st flag = country that plays for internationally, 2nd flag = country of birth; N = number on jersey; P = Position (for position name, pause mouse pointer on abbreviation); Name = Name on jersey (for more extensive name, pause mouse pointer on name); Age = age on the day of the signing; Moving from = only indicate the club the player was playing before start playing for this club in this season, for the type of the moving see Status column; Moving to = only indicates the club the player is going to play next, for the type of the moving see Status column; Ends = when the player's current contract ends; n/a = Not applicable; Apps = Total number of competitive appearances (including substitute appearances) at the club prior to departure; Goals = Total number of competitive goals scored at the club prior to departure.

Loans out[edit]

No.
P
Name
Country
Age
Loan club
Started
Ended
Start source
End source
12 FW Connor Jennings England 22 Macclesfield Town 24 July 6 January Scunthorpe United FC Scunthorpe Telegraph
17 FW Matthew Godden England 22 Dartford 8 October 21 December BBC Sport Scunthorpe Telegraph
23 FW Jamie Wootton England 19 Gainsborough Trinity 15 November 27 December Pitchero Non League Scunthorpe Telegraph
20 DF Callum Howe England 20 Gainsborough Trinity December 31 May
23 FW Jamie Wootton England 19 Gainsborough Trinity 3 January 31 May Official Site
17 FW Matthew Godden England 22 Tamworth 20 February 11 April Scunthorpe United FC Scunthorpe United
19 MF Michael Collins Republic of Ireland 27 AFC Wimbledon 20 February 3 April BBC Sport Scunthorpe United
12 FW Connor Jennings England 22 Grimsby Town 28 February 2014 31 May Grimsby Town FC Grimsby Town FC
25 DF Andrew Boyce England 24 Grimsby Town 10 March 2014 31 May BBC Sport BBC Sport
22 DF Luke Hornsey England 19 Frickley Athletic 21 March 31 May Scunthorpe United FC Scunthorpe United FC

Sources: For loan start source see "Start source". For loan end source see "End source".
EU = if holds or not a European Union passport; Country: when 2 flags, 1st flag = country that plays for internationally, 2nd flag = country of birth; No. = number on jersey; P = Position (for position name, pause mouse pointer on abbreviation); Name = Name on jersey (for more extensive name, pause mouse pointer on name); In/Out = In: The player came in on loan, Out: The player went out on loan; Loan club = the club that the player moved on loan to or the club that the player came from on loan; Started = the date when the player's loan started; Ended = the date when the player's loan ended.

Fixtures and Results[edit]

Pre-season[edit]

League Two[edit]

FA Cup[edit]

League Cup[edit]

Johnstone's Paint Trophy[edit]

Overall summary[edit]