• Date: Sat 22 April 2017
  • Kick-off: 14:00
  • Venue: The County Ground
Swindon Town

Swindon Town

R. Ince 85"

1 - 2
Scunthorpe United

Scunthorpe United

M. Wallace 5"

S. Mantom 71"

Swindon Town vs Scunthorpe United


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Swindon to check on Nathan Thompson before clash with Scunthorpe

Swindon are sweating on the fitness of defender Nathan Thompson ahead of Saturday's Sky Bet League One game at home to Scunthorpe.

Thompson has missed the last two matches with a heel injury and will be given a late fitness test ahead of this weekend's match at the County Ground.

Jamie Sendles-White is a long-term absentee with ruptured knee ligaments but otherwise Luke Williams has a full squad to choose from.

Swindon are 22nd, three points adrift of safety, but have lost only one of their last five games.

Scunthorpe boss Graham Alexander has no new injury or suspension worries as his side bid to keep their outside automatic promotion hopes alive with victory.

Alexander, whose team secured their play-off place with Monday's home win against Chesterfield, are still without defender Jordan Clarke due to a toe injury.

Midfielder Matt Crooks remains sidelined with an ankle injury, while Alexander has hinted at one or two possible changes.

Strikers Craig Davies and Kevin van Veen, plus midfielder Sam Mantom are pushing for recalls to the starting line-up.
Team Lineups

Swindon Town

1 L. Vigouroux
21 F. Dabo
23 R. Ince 85"
25 D. Conroy
29 Raphael Branco
4 C. Thomas
7 B. Gladwin
20 C. Colkett
27 B. Barry
9 J. Obika
19 N. Ajose
Substitutes
J. Brophy > B. Barry 61"
J. Goddard > C. Colkett 70"
L. Norris > F. Dabo 73"
B. Ormonde-Ottewill
A. Rodgers
W. Henry
J. Starkey

Scunthorpe United

13 J. Anyon
6 D. Mirfin
2 S. Wiseman
5 M. Wallace5"
22 C. Townsend
8 S. Dawson
12 N. Bishop
11 J. Morris
26 J. Ness
9 P. Madden
24 I. Toney
Substitutes
S. Mantom > I. Toney 70"71"
C. Davies > P. Madden 87"
K. van Veen
H. Toffolo
D. Holmes
L. Sutton
R. Watson

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