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Pirelli Stadium (ATT 2,556) 28th September 2013 - Kick off 15:00 Ref: Keith Stroud

Burton Alb Burton Albion vs Scunthorpe United Scunthrpe

Burton Alb 2

B Kee (37)
R Weir (62)

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Scunthrpe 2

D Burton (48)
N Canavan (52)

Brewers end losing streak

Last Updated: 28/09/13 7:01pm

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Robbie Weir: Equalised for the Brewers

Robbie Weir: Equalised for the Brewers

Burton came from behind to end a three-game losing streak with a 2-2 draw at home to Scunthorpe on Saturday.

Billy Kee gave the hosts the lead only for Deon Burton and Niall Canavan to put the Iron in front with quickfire goals after the break.

But Robbie Weir headed the Brewers level in the 62nd minute as they picked up a welcome point.

Kee went close to celebrating his return from a six-week injury lay-off with a fifth minute goal, but was denied from eight yards by Sam Slocombe's instinctive save.

Burton's pressure paid off when Kee arrived at the far post to hammer Alex MacDonald's driven cross into the roof of the net in the 37th minute.

The visitors made amends for a lacklustre first half show with two headed goals in four minutes after the break.

Burton levelled the scores when he glanced in a Terry Hawksworth cross in the 48th minute and then Niall Canavan struck from close range after running onto Andy Dawson's corner.

The Iron were guilty of equally poor marking when Weir found the space to beat Slocombe with a stooping header from Chris Hussey's free-kick.

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Sky Bet League 2

Sky Bet League 2
Pos Team P Pts
1 Wycombe Wanderers 20 41
2 Burton Albion 22 40
3 Shrewsbury Town 20 37
4 Luton Town 20 37
5 Southend United 21 35
6 Plymouth Argyle 20 34
7 Newport County AFC 20 34
8 Exeter City 21 34
9 Bury 20 30
10 Morecambe 20 30
11 Cambridge United 21 29
12 Accrington Stanley 20 29
13 Portsmouth 21 27
14 AFC Wimbledon 20 27
15 Stevenage 20 25
16 Northampton Town 20 24
17 Oxford United 20 24
18 Cheltenham Town 20 24
19 Mansfield Town 20 23
20 Dagenham & Redbridge 20 21
21 Tranmere Rovers 22 20
22 York City 20 19
23 Carlisle United 20 18
24 Hartlepool United 20 12