Time at Club:
Preston North End are now managed by former Norwich City boss Alex Neil following the departure of Simon Grayson to Sunderland. Grayson had took charge in February 2013, following the departure of Graham Westley. Grayson led the club up to the Championship in 2015, which was followed by two very respectable 11th place finishes in the second-tier,
Preston are famously the first English champions, having won the inaugural Football League (unbeaten!) way back in 1988/89, an achievement they repeated the following season. Remarkably the club has yet to add a third title, although they've finished runners-up a sizeable six times. Preston also have a brace of FA Cup triumphs to their name.
Preston North End have reaped 6 wins in the last 10 games, beating Brentford, Sheffield Wednesday, Stoke City, Bradford City, Wigan Athletic & Newcastle United. 3 draws against Nottingham Forest, Hull City & Accrington Stanley and defeats to Millwall has seen them score 18 at an average of 1.8 goals per game while shipping 6.
|21 Sep||Birmingham City||14:00||Preston North End|
|28 Sep||Preston North End||14:00||Bristol City|
|01 Oct||Middlesbrough||18:45||Preston North End|
|05 Oct||Preston North End||14:00||Barnsley|
|19 Oct||Reading||14:00||Preston North End|
|23 Oct||Preston North End||18:45||Leeds United|