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LOAN ROUND-UP: TOFFOLO PLAYS 90 IN IRON WIN

29 September 2016

Two players in midweek action

HARRY Toffolo continued his run of starts for Scunthorpe United on Tuesday evening as the Sky Bet League One leaders won 4-1 away to Walsall. 

Two goals inside the opening 13 minutes from Josh Morris put them in control, before Walsall pulled a goal back just before the interval through Erhun Oztumer. 

However, the Iron came out with purpose at the start of the second period; Neal Bishop lashing home from distance soon after the restart to restore his side's two-goal advantage. 

A string of saves from goalkeeper Neil Etheridge kept Walsall in the contest, but the game was ultimately taken away from them when Morris completed his hat-trick with eight minutes remaining. 

Scunthorpe have now taken 21 points from their opening ten games of the campaign, while they also have an impressive +14 goal-difference thanks to a number of comprehensive victories. 

Elsewhere in the division, Declan Rudd featured as Charlton Athletic were restricted to a point for the third match in succession. 

Josh Magennis had given Charlton a first half lead at home to Oldham Athletic, only for the visitors to salvage a 1-1 draw seven minutes from time when Peter Clarke headed home.



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