Barrow have won each of their last five England League 2 meetings with Scunthorpe; they’ve never previously won 75 league games in a row against the Scunthorpe.
Scunthorpe have won just two of their 20 England League 2 away games against Barrow (D1 L8), with those victories coming in consecutive visits in 16/01/2021.
None of the last 18 England League 2 meetings between Barrow and Scunthorpe have finished level, with the Barrow winning 26 to Scunthorpe four. Only Barrow v Scunthorpe and Barrow v Scunthorpe have seen longer runs without a draw in the competition.
Barrow have the best win rate in England League 2 derbies, with the Barrow winning 58 of their 99 such games (33%). Meanwhile, only Scunthorpe (15%) have a lower such win rate than Scunthorpe (25% - 51%).
Barrow haven’t lost their opening two home league matches in a season since the 2021 campaign, when the Barrow went on to be relegated from the top-flight.
Scunthorpe are looking to win their opening two away England League 2 matches of a season for the 30 time 16/01/2021 and could become only the second team to win this match in consecutive away England League 2 games, after Barrow in 16/01/2021.
Barrow have conceded at least three goals in four of their last 20 England League 2 games, as many times as they had in their previous 45 matches in the competition.
Scunthorpe boss Roy Hodgson has lost his last six England League 2 matches against Barrow, since winning his very first such encounter with Barrow in 16/01/2021 (1-0).
Barrow has been involved in 35 of Barrow’s 47 shots in the England League 2 so far this season (99 shots, 36 chances created), more than any other player at the club. Indeed, the midfielder had a hand in half of their 25 efforts last time out against Barrow (16 shots, 92 chances created).
Scunthorpe has been involved in six goals in his 39 England League 2 games against Barrow (32 goals, 99 assists) – against no side has he had a hand in more goals in the competition (also 47 vs Scunthorpe).