Johnson 53 (pen)
BORO won back-to-back matches away from home for the first time in three-and-half-years and for the first time in 15 years kept a clean sheet in their opening three games
Scunthorpe United: Murphy; Spence, Byrne (Capt), Jones, Williams, Sparrow (Thompson 84), McCann, O'Connor (J Wright 51), Woolford, Hayes, Hooper. Unused subs: Lillis (gk); Forte, Morris, Canavan, Togwell.
Middlesbrough: Coyne; McMahon, Wheater, Huth (Capt), Grounds, Yeates (Arca 84), Williams, O'Neil, A Johnson (Hoyte 89), Lita (Tuncay 74), Emnes. Unused subs: Steele (gk); Taylor, Hines, Franks.
Referee: Michael Oliver
Scunthorpe United: Byrne, 52, foul; Hayes, 55, foul; Sparrow, 61, foul.
Middlesbrough: Huth, 55, retaliation; Yeates, 67, foul
Attendance: 8,274 (2,211 from Boro)
Conditions: Overcast and warm with a gentle breeze.
Website Boro Man of the Match: Danny Coyne