Scunthorpe United players on the fringe showed what they were about says manager Graham Alexander
THE Scunthorpe United players that have been knocking on the door showed what they were about manager Graham Alexander.
Alexander handed starts to some of the players on the fringe of the first team squad in the Iron's 2-0 win over Shrewsbury in the Checkatrade Trophy.
The victory coupled with Cambridge's victory over Middlesbrough under-23s meant the Iron progressed through to the next round.
The United manager made eight changes to the side that beat Bury 2-1 but the players that came in more than made their mark.
"I made some changes and the players that came in were desperate for a... read more
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