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Paul Parry takes the inswinging corner, free kick awarded for a foul by Sean St. Ledger on Lee Camp. Lee Camp takes the direct free kick.
Darel Russell takes a shot. Lee Camp makes a save.
The ball is sent over by Craig Morgan, Wes Morgan manages to make a clearance.
Chris Brown challenges Lee Camp unfairly and gives away a free kick. Lee Camp takes the direct free kick.
Paul Anderson has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the right of the target.
The ball is delivered by Paul Parry, clearance made by Wes Morgan.
Unfair challenge on Lee Camp by Jon Parkin results in a free kick. Booking for Jon Parkin for unsporting behaviour. Lee Camp takes the direct free kick.
Chris Brown takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.
Inswinging corner taken by Chris Cohen, Wes Morgan concedes a free kick for a foul on Sean St. Ledger. Direct free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.
Lewis McGugan leaves the field to be replaced by Dele Adebola.
Chris Cohen takes a shot. Save made by Andy Lonergan.
Centre by Callum Davidson, save made by Lee Camp.
Chris Brown on for Paul Coutts.
Lewis McGugan scores a goal from deep inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Preston 1-2 Nottm Forest.The assist for the goal came from Dexter Blackstock.
The ball is delivered by Paul Anderson, Paul Coutts manages to make a clearance.
Lewis McGugan takes a shot. Save made by Andy Lonergan.
Jon Parkin challenges Kelvin Wilson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Kelvin Wilson takes the direct free kick.
The ball is delivered by Danny Mayor, clearance made by Chris Gunter.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Lewis McGugan on Adam Barton. Craig Morgan restarts play with the free kick.
Nathan Tyson goes off and Garath McCleary comes on.
Nathan Tyson delivers the ball, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Dexter Blackstock goes harmlessly over the crossbar.
Corner taken left-footed by Paul Parry, Header from close range by Sean St. Ledger misses to the right of the goal.
Paul Parry takes a shot. Save by Lee Camp.
Foul by Chris Cohen on Jon Parkin, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Paul Coutts.
Goal scored by Lewis McGugan from just outside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Preston 1-1 Nottm Forest.The assist for the goal came from Nathan Tyson.
Corner taken right-footed by Paul Coutts from the right by-line, Jon Parkin concedes a free kick for a foul on Wes Morgan. Lee Camp takes the free kick.
The ball is swung over by David Gray, clearance made by Kelvin Wilson.
Paul Anderson crosses the ball, Andy Lonergan makes a save.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Callum Davidson by Paul McKenna. Paul Coutts restarts play with the free kick.
Centre by Chris Gunter, clearance made by Sean St. Ledger.
Paul Anderson replaces Guy Moussi.
Corner taken by Paul Coutts.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Darel Russell on Nathan Tyson. Free kick taken by Lee Camp.
Danny Mayor comes on in place of Keith Treacy.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Lewis McGugan, save made by Andy Lonergan.
Unfair challenge on Paul McKenna by Keith Treacy results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Lewis McGugan.
Guy Moussi fouled by Jon Parkin, the ref awards a free kick. Paul McKenna takes the free kick.
Corner taken left-footed by Chris Cohen from the right by-line, Dexter Blackstock gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Callum Davidson. Andy Lonergan takes the free kick.
Paul Parry crosses the ball, Chris Gunter manages to make a clearance.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Chris Cohen. Andy Lonergan restarts play with the free kick.
Chris Cohen is ruled offside. Andy Lonergan takes the free kick.
Ryan Bertrand sends in a cross.
Unfair challenge on Sean St. Ledger by Nathan Tyson results in a free kick. Keith Treacy produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick, Lee Camp makes a save.
Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Paul Coutts.
The ball is crossed by Keith Treacy, Ryan Bertrand manages to make a clearance.
Keith Treacy sends in a cross, David Gray has an effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the goal.
Chris Cohen gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sean St. Ledger. Craig Morgan takes the direct free kick.
Nathan Tyson challenges Sean St. Ledger unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Andy Lonergan.
Jon Parkin fires in a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Preston 1-0 Nottm Forest.Assist by Paul Coutts.
Callum Davidson sends in a cross.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Callum Davidson by Chris Cohen. Direct free kick taken by Sean St. Ledger.
Paul Parry delivers the ball.
The ball is sent over by Callum Davidson.
Effort on goal by Chris Gunter from inside the penalty area goes harmlessly over the bar.
Jon Parkin gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Guy Moussi. Kelvin Wilson restarts play with the free kick.
Lewis McGugan produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the goal.
Chris Cohen decides to take the corner short.
A cross is delivered by Guy Moussi, clearance by Callum Davidson.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Nathan Tyson. Andy Lonergan restarts play with the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken by Lewis McGugan from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Paul Coutts.
The ball is crossed by Paul Parry, clearance by Chris Gunter.
Chris Gunter takes a shot. Andy Lonergan makes a save.
Lewis McGugan fouled by Adam Barton, the ref awards a free kick. Chris Cohen takes the free kick.
Guy Moussi takes a shot. Blocked by Sean St. Ledger.
Shot from just outside the box by Lewis McGugan goes over the crossbar.
Foul by Jon Parkin on Guy Moussi, free kick awarded. Guy Moussi restarts play with the free kick.
Nathan Tyson takes a shot.
Dexter Blackstock sends in a cross, Headed effort from close range by Nathan Tyson goes wide left of the target.
Nathan Tyson takes a shot. Blocked by Sean St. Ledger.
Paul Coutts takes a shot. Save made by Lee Camp.
Corner taken left-footed by Keith Treacy from the left by-line, save by Lee Camp.
Keith Treacy takes a shot. Wes Morgan gets a block in.
Right-footed shot by Guy Moussi missed to the left of the net.
Foul by Jon Parkin on Paul McKenna, free kick awarded. Paul McKenna takes the direct free kick.
The ball is sent over by Chris Cohen, clearance by Callum Davidson.
Chris Cohen crosses the ball, Andy Lonergan makes a save.
Keith Treacy takes a shot. Kelvin Wilson gets a block in.
Lewis McGugan crosses the ball.
Lewis McGugan takes a short corner.
Sean St. Ledger fouled by Dexter Blackstock, the ref awards a free kick. Sean St. Ledger takes the direct free kick.
Jon Parkin produces a left-footed shot from the edge of the box and misses to the right of the goal.
Kelvin Wilson concedes a free kick for a foul on Jon Parkin. Paul Coutts takes the free kick.
The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.
The first half comes to an end.
The referee starts the second half.
The referee blows his whistle to end the game.
Injury concerns for Ferguson
Preston boss Darren Ferguson has injury and suspension worries ahead of the home clash with Nottingham Forest.
Defender Billy Jones was sent off for two bookable offences in Saturday`s dramatic 4-3 defeat at Burnley and serves a one-match suspension.
On-loan Manchester United youngsters Josh King and Matt James also picked up knocks and may be forced to miss out.
In a further blow, Paul Coutts also limped off with a groin strain at Turf Moor and is doubtful.
Ferguson said of Saturday`s damaging defeat: "The injuries killed us. It was a cruel result but that is the way things go sometimes.
"How we have got four defeats this season, I don't know. But it's a results-based business so we need to start picking up."
Forest manager Billy Davies has one injury doubt for the trip to his former club.
Striker Robert Earnshaw picked up a slight hamstring injury in the draw with Millwall at the weekend and is a concern ahead of the Deepdale encounter.
Paul Anderson, who replaced Earnshaw on Saturday, will start if the Wales international is ruled out.
Full-back Chris Gunter is back in contention for a starting place after completing a three-match ban and may replace on-loan Chelsea defender Ryan Bertrand.
Dexter Blackstock's late goal at the weekend is likely to keep him in the team despite his penalty miss and after four consecutive 1-1 draws, Davies may be tempted to field more firepower in order for his side to pick up their first win of the season.
McGugan at the double
Lewis McGugan's deadly second-half double heaped more misery on Preston boss Darren Ferguson as Nottingham Forest stormed back to earn a fine 2-1 victory at Deepdale.
Jon Parkin's 42nd-minute opener put Ferguson's side ahead but midfielder McGugan struck twice in the final quarter to condemn Preston to a fifth defeat in six games.
The result served as another damaging blow to Ferguson after his side had lost 4-3 at Burnley on Saturday in dramatic fashion despite leading 3-1 with six minutes remaining.
Ferguson struggled to contain his anger with referee Kevin Friend at Turf Moor and was today charged by the Football Association with improper conduct for his behaviour towards the Leicestershire official.
And after the highly-rated McGugan stole centre stage, the Forest fans were left singing 'you're getting sacked in the morning' to a stunned Ferguson, whose side were booed off at the final whistle.
McGugan, outstanding throughout for Forest, found the space to unleash a fine shot from distance in the 11th minute which Preston goalkeeper Andy Lonergan parried clear.
The pendulum swing in the home side's favour moments later when Paul Coutts tried his luck from long range but Forest goalkeeper Lee Camp was equal to it.
In the 18th minute Forest carved out a fine opening which should have produced the game's opening goal.
Dexter Blackstock escaped down the right flank and flighted in a teasing cross which the unmarked Nathan Tyson somehow headed wide from inside the six-yard box.
Chris Gunter went close for Forest in the 37th minute when he blazed wildly over the crossbar when well placed and his profligacy was punished when Parkin struck five minutes later.
Forest surrendered possession midway inside their own half and Paul Parry's quick pass found Parkin lurking inside the 18-yard box.
The man nicknamed 'The Beast' showed a deft touch by collecting possession and holding off Gunter before drilling a low left-foot shot into the bottom corner.
It was his second goal in as many games and gave Preston a platform on which to build.
Yet Forest's threat as an attacking force steadily grew as the second half wore on and they were level in the 68th minute.
Tyson found McGugan inside the right channel and the midfielder turned and drove a low left-foot shot from over 20 yards out which deceived Lonergan and flew into the net.
Forest continued to probe and began pouring forward in greater numbers, so it was no real surprise when they grabbed the winner in the 81st minute.
A superb low, left-wing cross by Chris Cohen was met by McGugan, who smashed an unstoppable left-foot shot into the top corner from six yards.
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