Date: 15th July 2017 at 6:09pm
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York City drew 2-2 with League One visitors Scunthorpe United in their opening Bootham Crescent pre-season friendly on Wednesday evening.

The Minstermen went ahead after only six minutes when Amari Morgan-Smith headed back Daniel Parslow’s cross from the right and home debutant Louis Almond finished at close-range.

Returning striker Michael Rankine then nodded a second early in the second-half following another huge throw-in from Sam ‘The Weapon’ Muggleton.

But former City midfielder Neal Bishop poked a reply with fifteen minutes remaining and Hakeeb Adelakun swiftly drilled in a low equaliser.

York City: 1. Jon Worsnop, 2. Josh Law, 3. Alex Whittle, 4. Hamza Bencherif, 5. Daniel Parslow, 6. Adriano Moke, 7. Sean Newton (capt), 8. Simon Heslop, 9. Jon Parkin, 10. Amari Morgan-Smith, 11. Louis Almond

subs: 12. Michael Rankine, 14. Sam Muggleton, 15. Connor Smith, 16. Kaine Felix, 17. Theo Wharton, Ryan Edmondson, Josh Rogerson, Luke Simpson (GK), Adam Porritt (Trialist), Jaseem Sukhar (Trialist), Ben Gordon (Trialist)

Goals: Almond (6), Rankine (49)

Scunthorpe United: Rory Watson, Levi Sutton, Rory McArdle, Cameron Burgess, Lewis Butroid, Duane Holmes, Sam Mantom, Liam Trotter, Josh Morris, Jonathon Margetts, Paddy Madden

subs: Matt Gilks, Noel Burdett, Charlie Goode, Murray Wallace, Conor Townsend, Hakeeb Adelakun, Neal Bishop, Leslie Sackey, Kevin Van Veen, Kyle Wootton, Jack Dyche

Goals: Bishop (75), Adelakun (76)

Ref: M. Dicicco

Att: 915 (171 Scunthorpe)



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