Preston striker Iain Hume has been taken off the transfer list and will see out the remaining year of his contract.

The 29-year-old spent last season on loan at Doncaster but a club statement explained how the Canada international has impressed during pre-season training and after discussions the decision was made to keep him at Deepdale.

North End added one-time England international Kevin Davies to their squad on Wednesday as Simon Grayson builds his side ahead of the League One campaign.