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Preston North End Weekly Round-up: Cup victories and Swindon thrashing lift PNE

Following on from last week, this week has been much better in terms of everything that last week wasn’t so good in. For starters, after being held to a 1-1 draw at big spenders Bournemouth, it seems that the team were buoyed by their Championship scalp from the first round of the Capital One Cup. They faced yet another Championship side in the form of […]

2 years ago by
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Preston North End Weekly Round Up: Colchester draw and Shrewsbury trip

Following on from last week, this week started on a much more negative note for the Lilywhites. After their draw at home against Colchester on the opening day of the season, North End travelled to Shrewsbury to face a side unbeaten at home for 18 months. The fans were very optimistic going into the game that we could end their unbeaten run but it wasn’t […]

3 years ago by
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Preston North End: Weekly round-up: Huddersfield victory and league campaign begins

This week started with a bang for Preston North End fans.The first competitive game of the season against Huddersfield was one which a number of fans weren’t expecting a result from. Many of the fans just wanted to go along and see what the Graham Westley had managed to do with very much his own team over the summer. Huddersfield, who won promotion to the […]

3 years ago by
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Sir Tom Finney at 90: David Beckham to lead birthday celebrations at Deepdale

Some news to cheer Preston North End fans today, David Beckham will be returning to Deepdale next Saturday to lead the celebrations for Sir Tom Finney’s 90th Birthday. MirrorFootball reported late last night that owner Peter Ridsdale has recruited Beckham, who was loaned to the Lilywhites during the 1994-95 season, for the special home game against MK Dons. Sir Tom, who turns 90 on Thursday, […]

3 years ago by
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Preston North End fans prepare to don bowler hats for Gentry Day

Preston North End fans are preparing to don their bowler hats and pin stripe suits for the Gentry Day. The tradition, dating back to the early 1970s, will see the Lilywhites fans showing why “they are the gentry” as Alan Ball Senior said. Ball Snr made the claim that Preston fans are the best in a post-match press conference as his team went on to […]

3 years ago by
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Charity dinner to raise funds for former Preston North End player Gary Parkinson

Football players, managers and fans across the UK are set to come together in support of a former Preston North End player Gary Parkinson. Parkinson, who played 88 times for North End, suffered a severe stroke in September 2010 which left him with locked-in syndrome. Watch Parky’s penalty for North End against Manchester City in 1998 He is now paralysed but continues to play an […]

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