Previous
St Etienne
Manchester United
5:00 PM UTC
Leg 2Aggregate: 0 - 3
Game Details
Valencia
Real Madrid
5:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Sevilla FC
Leicester City
7:45 PM UTC
Leg 1
Game Details
FC Porto
Juventus
7:45 PM UTC
Leg 1
Game Details
New York Red Bulls
Vancouver Whitecaps
1:00 AM UTC Feb 23, 2017
Leg 1
Game Details
U.A.N.L
Pumas UNAM
3:00 AM UTC Feb 23, 2017
Leg 1
Game Details
Bristol City
Fulham
8:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Next
GillinghamGillingham
AFC WimbledonAFC Wimbledon
2
2
FT
Game Details
MillwallMillwall
ChesterfieldChesterfield
0
0
FT
Game Details
Peterborough UnitedPeterborough United
Southend UnitedSouthend United
1
4
FT
Game Details
Charlton AthleticCharlton Athletic
Oxford UnitedOxford United
0
1
FT
Game Details
ChesterfieldChesterfield
BuryBury
1
2
FT
Game Details
Coventry CityCoventry City
GillinghamGillingham
2
1
FT
Game Details
Swindon TownSwindon Town
Oldham AthleticOldham Athletic
0
0
FT
Game Details
Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury Town
AFC WimbledonAFC Wimbledon
2
1
FT
Game Details
Bradford CityBradford City
Bolton WanderersBolton Wanderers
2
2
FT
Game Details
WalsallWalsall
Peterborough UnitedPeterborough United
2
0
FT
Game Details
Southend UnitedSouthend United
Northampton TownNorthampton Town
2
2
FT
Game Details
Sheffield UnitedSheffield United
Scunthorpe UnitedScunthorpe United
1
1
FT
Game Details
Milton Keynes DonsMilton Keynes Dons
Fleetwood TownFleetwood Town
0
1
FT
Game Details
RochdaleRochdale
Charlton AthleticCharlton Athletic
3
3
FT
Game Details
Port ValePort Vale
Bristol RoversBristol Rovers
1
1
FT
Game Details
GillinghamGillingham
ChesterfieldChesterfield
1
1
FT
Game Details
Bolton WanderersBolton Wanderers
RochdaleRochdale
1
0
FT
Game Details
AFC WimbledonAFC Wimbledon
Coventry CityCoventry City
1
1
FT
Game Details
BuryBury
Milton Keynes DonsMilton Keynes Dons
0
0
FT
Game Details
Fleetwood TownFleetwood Town
Bradford CityBradford City
2
1
FT
Game Details

Lilywhites too strong for the Iron

Scunthorpe UnitedScunthorpe United
Preston North EndPreston North End
0
4
FT
Game Details

Scunthorpe paid the price for their defensive deficiencies as they crashed 4-0 at home to a supremely confident Preston side.

It was Scunthorpe's first home defeat since manager Russ Wilcox was appointed at the end of November and it leaves them still looking for their first point at League One level.

The Iron, promoted last season, started well enough and were unlucky when Paddy Madden rattled the bar in the fourth minute with a fierce right-foot shot from the edge of the box after being put clear by Lyle Taylor

It was Preston though who eased in front after 17 minutes when Joe Garner was allowed all the time in the world to pull down a right-wing cross from Chris Humphrey and lash a close-range shot past rookie keeper Jamie Severn, making only his second appearance for the home side.

It was Humphrey the provider again as Preston made it 2-0 in the 39th minute when his low cross from the right was turned into his own net by Scunthorpe centre-back Miguel Llera.

Three minutes into the second half Humphrey took centre stage, cutting in from the right to make it 3-0 with a left-foot shot into the bottom far corner of the net.

Scunthorpe's disappointment later deepened when a header from winger Jennison Myrie-Williams brushed against a post to deny them even a consolation goal.

It was Preston who completed the scoring in the 82nd minute when Garner notched his second goal of the game with a sweet far-post header.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.