Here's a previous meeting between Scunthorpe United and Grimsby Town at the Old Showground. A young Kevin Keegan was on the score-sheet for The Iron that day.
03 October 1970
Scunthorpe United 1-2 Grimsby Town
League Division Four
Town: Wainman Harry, Worthington Dave, Ross Bobby, Gray Stewart, A Rathbone, Graham C, Kennedy Bobby, Woodward Alan, Brace Stuart, C Hickman Mike, Boylen Dave, Oates Grahame.
Manager Bobby Kennedy
And then there was this famous Auto Windscreens Shield Northern semi final at Glanford Park back in 1998.