Former Latic sacked by Scunthorpe United

Author: No Comments Share:

Former Wigan Athletic loanee Ian Baraclough has this week been sacked by Championship outfit Scunthorpe United.  His departure follows a 0-3 home reversal against bottom club Preston North End on Tuesday night in what was a crucial ‘six pointer’.

Ian, a former England youth international, arrived at Springfield Park on loan from Leicester City on 22nd March 1990.  His Latics League debut was on 24th March 1990 against Huddersfield Town at Springfield Park and Latics lost 1-2. His final game was on 24th April 1990 ironically that was also against Preston North End at Springfield Park. The game resulted in a 0-1 defeat. In total he made 8+1 League appearances for the club and scored once before returning to Filbert Street.

Ian had previously been the assistant manager to former Latics goalkeeper Nigel Adkins and when Adkins defected to Southampton in December last year he took over the reins.  Speaking of his dismissal Ian said,

“I am deeply saddened to be leaving and that Kevin Pressman and Steve Parkin are going with me.
I have many very happy memories of my time at Scunthorpe and I wish everyone connected with the club all the best for the future.”

We promise you that it’s easier to subscribe to the podcast so you don’t have to rely on us to remind you when a new episode comes out.

Apple sorts can find it on iTunes here –

If you prefer a different podcast app then just search for “The Pie at Night Podcast”.

You can also find us on Stitcher, here –

If you’re that way out, you can find and subscribe to our RSS feed here –

And if you just want to take pot luck then you can find all our episodes on our Soundcloud page

Previous Article

Wigan Athletic Football League players – A to Z – (Neil Bailey to Mauro Boselli)

Next Article

Wigan Athletic v Birmingham City – a little previous!

You may also like

Leave a Reply