Bristol City have recalled defender Christian Ribeiro from his loan spell at Scunthorpe.
"He went back on Wednesday and we'd like to thank him for his efforts while with the club because he was excellent while he was here.
"He wasn't in the team now though and we thought it was probably best he went back to his parent club."
The Wales international full-back has spent the last two months on loan at Glanford Park and made 11 appearances for the Iron.
Manager Alan Knill told the club's official website: "Christian has been recalled by Bristol City.