Josh Morris's strike of beauty keeps Iron at boiling point | Alan Smith

03 October 2016 09:00
Football League Weekly: Josh Morris was injured and out of the goals last season but his dozen this term are keeping Scunthorpe top of League OneWhen Graham Alexander took control at Scunthorpe United nine games from the end of last season one eye was already trained on how to improve a stagnant team during the summer. Simultaneously, though, the former right-back guided The Iron, in 13th when he was named as Mark Robins’s replacement, to seven wins and a draw, leaving them with a decent shout of what had, a few weeks earlier, seemed an unlikely play-off place, going into the final game.It did not quite work out pipped by the eventually-promoted Barnsley, but their impressive form has continued and a team who have too often specialised in the mundane sit pretty on top of League One. The tempestuous 2-1 triumph on Saturday at Bury, who were second before kick-off and won every fixture last month, may have been the sweetest yet. Related: Football League your thoughts: Tammy Abraham strikes again for Bristol City Continue reading. . read full article

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