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Crazy Scenes As Controversial Iron Goal Stands After Keeper Tried To Put Ball Out

Crazy Scenes As Controversial Iron Goal Stands After Keeper Tried To Put Ball Out

With the Leeds versus Aston Villa saga just behind us, Scunthorpe's Josh Morris scored an extremely controversial goal against Plymouth during a 3-2 defeat.

Scunthorpe needed a victory over Plymouth Argyle at Home Park to avoid relegation and Morris turned to desperate means to try and deliver it.

Lloyd Jones and Freddie Ladapo had put Plymouth in pole position until Kyle Wotton scored. Then came Morris's equaliser.

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The goal sparked a mass melee but after a short break, the referee allowed it to stand. It failed to make the crucial difference after Irish midfielder Graham Carey scored the winner shortly after.

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Maurice Brosnan

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