Preston North End 2-0 Brentford: 5 Talking Points

Preston continued their fine start to the campaign with a straightforward victory at home to a fancied Brentford side. Seani Maguire opened the scoring a mere four minutes into the game with an awkward finish after an early onslaught of PNE pressure. And Tom Barkhuizen doubled Preston’s lead 25 minutes into the second half after…

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From ‘Acceptable’ to ‘Amazing’ – How Preston fans are reacting to the start of the season.

With the final whistle on Saturday marking the start of the international break, this brief prorogation seems like the perfect time to have a quick assessment of Preston’s start to the 2019/20 Championship campaign. With that in mind, we asked you, the fans, for your ‘One Word Reviews’ of PNE’s start to the season that…

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Preston North End 3-1 Stoke City: 5 Talking Points

This was not the most scintillating performance, but we did what was necessary and executed our game plan perfectly. When the team sheet was unveiled, I think it’s safe to say there were a few raised eyebrows. But once again, Alex Neil got it right – restricting Stoke’s diamond and pressing from the front. So,…

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Summer Transfer Review

I’m feeling pretty underwhelmed. And to be honest, I’m sure Alex Neil is too. When last season came to a conclusion, the immediate afterthought was that we needed an injection of quality. A 14th place finish was disappointing, yet I struggle to envision anything other than more mediocrity this campaign. When Callum Robinson departed to…

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A Left-Back Conundrum

With just two days to go before the transfer window closes and a concerning void created at left-back with the departure of Josh Earl, will Preston cope with just one orthodox left-back in Andrew Hughes? It is increasingly looking likely that we will be left red-faced in the coming days after banking heavily on capturing…

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