3 Things We Learnt At AFC Fylde

Yes, this was just another friendly against non-league opposition, but there were still a few talking points to take from today’s game. And no, David Nugent will not be one of them. I’m saving that one for tomorrow… Seani Maguire is back. That’s right – Seani Maguire returned to the side this afternoon and capped…

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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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MATCH REPORT: Bamber Bridge 0-2 Preston North End

Preston blow away the cobwebs in a welcomed run out against Northern Premier League side Bamber Bridge. Two unanswered first half goals settled the tie, as both sides failed to convert in the second half despite a host of chances. In the opening few minutes, it really was just a case of settling down and…

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Pre-Season: How Much Can We Learn?

While pre-season is a great time to see new signings (or should I say “signing”) in action and to see the boys back playing after a long summer break, does it have any bearing on the competitive season? A batch of friendly fixtures is a necessary precursor to any season, for one it allows the…

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