Select a Team

Prev Game: Sky Bet League One Sun 8th May

prev game - Scunthorpe United
team 1 score team 2
Sheff Utd 0 - 2 Scunthorpe

Next Game: Sky Bet League One Sat 6th Aug

next game - Scunthorpe United
team 1 score team 2
Scunthorpe 15:00 Bristol R

Knill has eye on Prem striker

Last Updated: 04/09/11 5:20pm

  • Share:
Knill: Wants to boost attack

Knill: Wants to boost attack

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Scunthorpe manager Alan Knill has targeted a Premier League striker to boost his squad when the loan window opens.

Knill signed midfielder Damien Mozika and centre-back Shane Duffy on transfer deadline day, with the latter joining on an initial one-month deal.

With Bobby Grant suspended following his red card in the draw against Colchester, and Matt Godden and Jordan Robertson both injured, for the visit of Sheffield United on Saturday, Knill is hoping to strengthen his attacking resources.

"It's a good thing the loan window opens on Wednesday, and we've already started looking," Knill said.

"I think we definitely need a striker in but it's finding the right one. We're hopeful we're going to get one, and then go from there.

"We're looking at people we've looked at before. We've had a 'not yet' for a striker from a Premier League club, but we believe it is a 'maybe' now. He will give us just another option at the top end of the pitch."

  • Share:

Most Popular

Features

Ultimate League

Ultimate League

Liverpool are English football's top team, according to the Sky Sports Ultimate League, and Arsenal have pulled level with United.

The best Football League stats

The best Football League stats

After another grueling Football League season came to an end on Monday, we run through the top stat from each of the 72 clubs involved.

The play-off 'curse' of third

The play-off 'curse' of third

History was made in the Football League play-off semi-finals as all the best-placed teams were beaten for the first time.