EFL Cup - First Round
Scunthorpe2Notts County0

Scunthorpe United 2-0 Notts County (AET)

Kevin Van Veen
Kevin Van Veen has scored three goals in two games for Scunthorpe this season

Kevin Van Veen scored twice in extra time to help League One Scunthorpe beat League Two club Notts County in the first round of the EFL Cup.

Alex Rodman and Matt Tootle both drew saves from Iron keeper Luke Daniels as they started the stronger of the sides.

Van Veen missed from six yards out in the second half, but made amends by poking in the opener from close range in the first period of extra time.

The Dutchman sealed the win soon after, firing in from the edge of the box.

Line-ups

Scunthorpe

  • 1Daniels
  • 33Clarke
  • 5Wallace
  • 6Mirfin
  • 22Townsend
  • 19HolmesSubstituted forMantomat 114'minutes
  • 26Ness
  • 8Dawson
  • 7WilliamsSubstituted forAdelakunat 105'minutes
  • 29WoottonSubstituted forMorrisat 66'minutes
  • 10van Veen

Substitutes

  • 2Wiseman
  • 11Morris
  • 12Bishop
  • 13Anyon
  • 16Adelakun
  • 17Mantom
  • 20Goode

Notts County

  • 1Collin
  • 31Audel
  • 6Hollis
  • 5Duffy
  • 3Dickinson
  • 26Burke
  • 2Tootle
  • 4SmithSubstituted forAtkinsonat 76'minutes
  • 23Rodman
  • 30SteadSubstituted forCampbellat 67'minutes
  • 9Oliver

Substitutes

  • 7Snijders
  • 13Loach
  • 18Hewitt
  • 19Richards
  • 20Atkinson
  • 24Campbell
  • 33Opoku Aborah
Referee:
Scott Duncan
Attendance:
2,158

Match Stats

Home TeamScunthorpeAway TeamNotts County
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home25
Away18
Shots on Target
Home11
Away5
Corners
Home10
Away4
Fouls
Home13
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Scunthorpe United 2, Notts County 0.

Second Half Extra Time ends, Scunthorpe United 2, Notts County 0.

Kevin van Veen (Scunthorpe United) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Graham Burke (Notts County).

Attempt blocked. Josh Morris (Scunthorpe United) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Corner, Scunthorpe United. Conceded by Richard Duffy.

Corner, Scunthorpe United. Conceded by Richard Duffy.

Attempt saved. Josh Morris (Scunthorpe United) left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Scunthorpe United 2, Notts County 0. Kevin van Veen (Scunthorpe United) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Hakeeb Adelakun.

Substitution

Substitution, Scunthorpe United. Sam Mantom replaces Duane Holmes.

Kevin van Veen (Scunthorpe United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Vadaine Oliver (Notts County).

Jamie Ness (Scunthorpe United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Adam Campbell (Notts County).

Josh Morris (Scunthorpe United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Wesley Atkinson (Notts County).

Attempt missed. Adam Campbell (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left following a set piece situation.

Foul by Kevin van Veen (Scunthorpe United).

Haydn Hollis (Notts County) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Second Half Extra Time begins Scunthorpe United 1, Notts County 0.

Substitution

Substitution, Scunthorpe United. Hakeeb Adelakun replaces Luke Williams.

First Half Extra Time ends, Scunthorpe United 1, Notts County 0.

Attempt missed. Adam Campbell (Notts County) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Notts County. Conceded by Murray Wallace.

Goal!

Goal! Scunthorpe United 1, Notts County 0. Kevin van Veen (Scunthorpe United) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner following a set piece situation.

Luke Williams (Scunthorpe United) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Graham Burke (Notts County).

Corner, Scunthorpe United. Conceded by Matt Tootle.

Attempt blocked. Luke Williams (Scunthorpe United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Murray Wallace (Scunthorpe United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Matt Tootle (Notts County).

Foul by Jordan Clarke (Scunthorpe United).

Vadaine Oliver (Notts County) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt saved. Graham Burke (Notts County) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Kevin van Veen (Scunthorpe United) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Attempt saved. Duane Holmes (Scunthorpe United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

First Half Extra Time begins Scunthorpe United 0, Notts County 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Scunthorpe United 0, Notts County 0.

Corner, Scunthorpe United. Conceded by Wesley Atkinson.

Foul by Luke Williams (Scunthorpe United).

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