United entered their home game against Preston North End making one change from the side that beat Blackburn in midweek.Sam Slocombe was out with a shoulder injury picked up in midweek, so James Severn started in goal for the Iron, with Eddie Nolan, Miguel Llera, Niall Canavan and Andy Dawson forming the defence.
The midfield consisted of Jennison Myrie-Williams, Neal Bishop, Sean McAllister and Gary McSheffrey, while Paddy Madden and Lyle Taylor led the attack.
Scunthorpe United: Severn, Nolan, Llera, Canavan, Dawson, Myrie-Williams, Bishop, McAllister, McSheffrey, Taylor, Madden.
Substitutes: Weaver, Sparrow, Burton, Hawkridge, Adelakun, Bateson, Addison.
Preston North End: Jones, Clarke, Wright, Humphrey, Kilkenny, Gallagher, Garner, Woods, Davies, Brownhill, Browne.
Substitutes: Laird, Wiseman, Davies, Welsh, Stuckmann, King, Hayhurst.