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Brighton 1-4 Scunthorpe

Gary Hooper scored a hat-trick in 23 minutes as Scunthorpe ran out comfortable winners over Brighton.

Martyn Woolford scored within four minutes of his first league start, converting a low cross from Paul Hayes.

Hooper struck with a fine individual goal, a close range effort and then a low shot following more hesitation from the edge of the Brighton area.

Brighton substitute Jake Robinson grabbed the home side's consolation with a far-post header.

Brighton: Kuipers, Whing, Richards, Hawkins (Lynch 70), Elphick, McLeod (Robinson 65), Cox, Livermore, Thomson, Murray, Forster.
Subs Not Used: Mayo, Loft, Fraser.

Booked: Livermore, Elphick.

Goals: Robinson 75.

Scunthorpe: Murphy, Williams, Byrne, Mirfin, Pearce, Thompson (Sparrow 77), Woolford (Morris 59), McCann, Togwell, Hooper (May 73), Hayes.
Subs Not Used: Lea, Lillis.

Booked: Mirfin, Pearce.

Goals: Woolford 4, Hooper 45, 55, 68.

Att: 5,529.

Ref: Phil Crossley (Kent).

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