John Welsh praises talents of PNE youngster Ethan Walker

Former Preston North End midfielder John Welsh has praised the talents of young Lilywhites forward Ethan Walker. Welsh, speaking on the I Had Trials Once… podcast, told host Jordan Hulme that the 17-year-old is “a good player. I did some coaching up there and he’s a good lad too.” Jordan Hulme himself is the top…

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PNE's Worst XI of the Decade, Voted by You: Where Are They Now?

After a poll on Twitter, you, the followers of @prestonupdates_ have voted for your worst Preston North End XI of the decade. There were some obvious choices (Anthony Elding) and some actually quite mean ones like Ryan Ledson at left-back. Below is the full XI along with an update on what they’re up to now.…

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3 Talking Points from Cork City

Yes, it was the second game of pre-season. And yes, it was effectively against a Cork City reserve side as they worried about their Europa League qualifier on Thursday. But these games wouldn’t be played if it told the management nothing. So here’s three talking points from Preston’s game against Cork City on Tuesday night.…

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5 Areas Alex Neil Needs to Address Before the 2019/20 Season

Injuries Preston had a horrible injury record in the 2018/19 season with 11 senior players missing at least 5 consecutive games through injury. 5 key players in the shape of Callum Robinson, Sean Maguire, Brandon Barker, Louis Moult and Andrew Hughes all suffered long-term hamstring injuries. It’s evident that North End have an issue with…

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