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The referee ends the match.
Jack King gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Niall Canavan.
Niall Canavan makes a clearance.
Corner taken by Scott Laird from the left by-line.
Neal Bishop fouled by Alan Browne, the ref awards a free kick.
James Severn restarts play with the free kick.
Calum Woods restarts play with the free kick.
Sean McAllister concedes a free kick for a foul on Neil Kilkenny.
Eddie Nolan restarts play with the free kick.
Josh Brownhill concedes a free kick for a foul on Sean McAllister.
Hakeeb Adelakun crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Foul by Alan Browne on Hakeeb Adelakun, free kick awarded.
Joe Garner scores a headed goal. Scunthorpe 0-4 Preston.The assist for the goal came from Josh Brownhill.
Joe Garner is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
Scott Laird joins the action as a substitute, replacing Chris Humphrey.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Terry Hawkridge.
Deon Burton fouled by Jack King, the ref awards a free kick.
Josh Brownhill has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.
Terry Hawkridge joins the action as a substitute, replacing Gary McSheffrey.
Deon Burton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jack King.
Free kick taken by James Severn.
Chris Humphrey challenges Andy Dawson unfairly and gives away a free kick.
(Preston) makes a substitution, with Will Hayhurst coming on for Paul Gallagher.
Booking for Neal Bishop for unsporting behaviour.
Chris Humphrey produces a cross.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Paul Gallagher.
The ball is swung over by Chris Humphrey.
Jennison Myrie-Williams leaves the field to be replaced by Hakeeb Adelakun.
James Severn takes the free kick.
Paul Gallagher takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.
Deon Burton gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Tom Clarke.
Shot by Neil Kilkenny went wide of the right-hand post.
Jennison Myrie-Williams challenges Paul Gallagher unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Deon Burton joins the action as a substitute, replacing Lyle Taylor.
Jack King joins the action as a substitute, replacing Bailey Wright.
Paul Gallagher takes the free kick.
Foul by Miguel Llera on Joe Garner, free kick awarded.
Andy Dawson produces a cross.
Neil Kilkenny takes a shot and went wide left of the target.
Chris Humphrey delivers the ball.
Chris Humphrey scores a left footed goal. Scunthorpe 0-3 Preston.
Corner taken by Gary McSheffrey from the right by-line.
The second half begins.
The ref blows to end the first period.
The referee gives a free kick against Joe Garner for handball.
Calum Woods takes a brilliant shot and missed to the left of the net.
Joe Garner fouled by Niall Canavan, the ref awards a free kick.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Gary McSheffrey.
Free kick taken by Paul Gallagher.
Sean McAllister gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Paul Gallagher.
Corner taken by Paul Gallagher.
The ball is crossed by Chris Humphrey.
Gary McSheffrey crosses the ball.
Free kick taken by Jamie Jones.
The assistant referee signals for offside against Paddy Madden.
Header by Alan Browne misses to the right of the target.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ben Davies on Jennison Myrie-Williams.
Strike comes in from Jennison Myrie-Williams from the free kick and misses right of the target.
Bailey Wright challenges Paddy Madden unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Unfair challenge on Andy Dawson by Calum Woods results in a free kick.
Alan Browne takes a shot. James Severn makes a block.
Chris Humphrey crosses the ball.
Corner taken by Paul Gallagher from the left by-line.
Niall Canavan concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Garner.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Joe Garner by Niall Canavan.
Paul Gallagher takes a shot and goes harmlessly over the bar.
The referee blows for offside.
Jamie Jones takes the free kick.
Jennison Myrie-Williams has an effort at goal.
Foul by Alan Browne on Jennison Myrie-Williams, free kick awarded.
Shot by Lyle Taylor went wide right of the post.
The match begins.
Iron sweating on duo
Scunthorpe pair Sam Slocombe and Niall Canavan are both injury doubts for the club's opening home league game of the season against Preston.
Goalkeeper Slocombe and centre-half Canavan both sustained shoulder injuries in the midweek Capital One Cup win at Blackburn and face late fitness tests.
Canavan's absence would give boss Russ Wilcox a defensive headache as another centre-half, David Mirfin, remains sidelined following minor knee surgery in pre-season.
Striker Deon Burton (knee) is also doubtful after missing out in midweek, while midfielder David Syers has been ruled out for the rest of the season due to knee ligament damage.
Preston's top scorer last season, Joe Garner, missed the Capital One Cup win over Rochdale in midweek, and he is expected to return to the Lilywhites' line-up.
Manager Simon Grayson said he was rested as a precaution and he expected the former Scunthorpe forward to train ahead of the Glanford Park clash at the weekend.
Kyel Reid and Lee Holmes will not feature, as summer arrival Reid is still on the road to recovery from an anterior cruciate ligament injury and Holmes has a chest problem.
New forward Jordan Hugill, who signed from Port Vale recently, came off the bench for the fina 10 minutes of the Rochdale clash and he could have increased involvement for North End.
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