Previous
Portugal
Chile
6:00 PM UTC
Game Details
Mexico
Ghana
1:00 AM UTC Jun 29, 2017
Game Details
Houston Dynamo
Sporting Kansas City
10:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Miami FC
Atlanta United FC
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
New England Revolution
DC United
11:30 PM UTC
Game Details
FC Cincinnati
Chicago Fire
12:00 AM UTC Jun 29, 2017
Game Details
New York Red Bulls
Philadelphia Union
12:00 AM UTC Jun 29, 2017
Game Details
LA Galaxy
Sacramento Republic FC
2:30 AM UTC Jun 29, 2017
Game Details
San Jose Earthquakes
Seattle Sounders FC
2:30 AM UTC Jun 29, 2017
Game Details
Next
Coventry CityCoventry City
Oxford UnitedOxford United
2
1
FT
Game Details
BarnsleyBarnsley
Oxford UnitedOxford United
3
2
FT
Game Details
MorecambeMorecambe
WalsallWalsall
2
0
FT
Game Details
Doncaster RoversDoncaster Rovers
Burton AlbionBurton Albion
(5) 0
(3) 0
FT
Game Details
Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury Town
Oldham AthleticOldham Athletic
2
0
FT
Game Details

Lilywhites tame the Shrews

Preston North EndPreston North End
Shrewsbury TownShrewsbury Town
1
0
FT
Game Details

Jordan Hugill's second-half goal was enough to see Preston avoid a cup upset in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy with a 1-0 win over Shrewsbury.

The striker, a summer signing from Port Vale, netted from close range after 59 minutes as the League One side proved too strong for their opponents from the division below.

The Lilywhites dominated the first half with Will Hayhurst proving a real thorn in the visitors' side.

The winger crossed for Scott Laird after 19 minutes but the defender could only head straight at Jayson Leutwiler in the Shrewsbury goal.

Hayhurst also provided another testing ball five minutes later but Leutwiler was again on hand to prevent Anthony Griffith's deflection from going in.

The hosts got the goal they deserved just before the hour mark when a cross from Calum Woods found Hugil unmarked.

League Two Shrewsbury improved after the goal with Jean-Louis Akpa Apro forcing a save from Thorsten Stuckmann in the 64th minute but it was not enough to prevent a first defeat of the season for the Shrews.

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.