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Sean Gregan’s Exclusive PNE column

No one could fail to be impressed by Preston North End’s victory at Norwich – what a great result down in Norfolk.

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Chris Maxwell shakes hands with PNE goalscorer Alex Baptiste

Maxwell hails away-day success

Goalkeeper Chris Maxwell praised Preston’s character as they beat Norwich City to cause the shock result of the day in the Championship.

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Alex Baptiste turns away to celebrate as his header hits the back of the net

Dave Seddon’s Big Match verdict

This result was enough to make Delia Smith choke on her boiled eggs and put Alan Partridge in a spin on the ring road around Norwich.

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Jordan Hugill tries to get around Norwich City's Ryan Bennett

PNE fans’ panel verdicts


The term “Job done” could have never been more appropriate than in Norfolk– it was ‘Bootiful’.

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Alex Baptiste celebrates with Greg Cunningham and Daniel Johnson after scoring PNE's winner

‘Big win’ delights PNE boss

Preston North End manager Simon Grayson was ‘thrilled to bits’ with his side’s victory over Norwich City.

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Norwich City v PNE

Match report: Norwich City 0 PNE 1

Alex Baptiste's goal gave Preston North End victory over Norwich City at Carrow Road.
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John Welsh shields the ball from Aston Villa's Albert Adomah

Dave Seddon’s PNE Press View

There appeared to be a reaction of universal approval to John Welsh signing a new contract with Preston North End this week.

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Chris Maxwell is enjoying a run in the Preston team

PNE keeper takes it to the Max!

Simon Grayson is pleased with the way in which Chris Maxwell has taken his chance in the Preston keeper’s jersey.

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Canaries boss Alex Neil

Big match focus: Norwich v PNE


At the age of 35, the Scotsman is one of the youngest managers in the Football League.

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Dave Smith, Openreach; Paul Thomson, RSM from the Artillery Centre in Larkhill; Tony Palin, army veteran; Jamie Bacon, Openreach

Next stop, PNE!

Four ex-military mates will be hitting Preston North End’s football ground today as part of their tour of 92 league football grounds, within 92 hours to raise money for SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity.

Graham Dorrans celebrates after scoring the opener in Tuesday's 2-2 draw at Fulham

PNE face an angry Canaries

The Norwich players had their angry heads on after a midweek draw with Fulham cost them the Championship top spot.

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Bailey Wright, Tom Clarke and Alex Baptiste may form a defensive three

Grayson enjoying test against the best

Preston will seek to clip the wings of Norwich’s high-flying Canaries and add another big scalp to their collection tomorrow.

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Football mad teen to be buried with his PNE hero’s boots

A FOOTBALL-mad teenager will be given a touching send-off today, buried with the boots of his hero.

Celebrations after Paul Gallagher found the net at Deepdale on Wednesday

Gallagher hopes October-fest continues

Paul Gallagher is pretty fond of the month of October.

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In action for PNE against Brighton's Steve Sidwell last weekend

Exclusive Ben Pearson PNE column

It has been great to be back as a regular starter in the Preston side over the last few weeks after a difficult start to the season.

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Sean Gregan looks a little bemused after beating the goalkeeper from 45 yards at Norwich

Memory match: Norwich v PNE

It is not a surprise that Sean Gregan recalls Preston’s visit to Norwich on March 17, 2001, with crystal-clear clarity.

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Paul Gallagher is congratulated by Ben Pringle

Dave Seddon’s verdict on PNE’s victory over Huddersfield

The Royal Mail and UPS will be snapping-up Paul Gallagher’s services at this rate, such was the quality of his delivery in Preston North End’s victory over Huddersfield Town on Wednesday night.

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Preston North End celebrate their opening goal against Huddersfield.

PNE 3-1 Huddersfield: Five things we learned

Reporter Adam Lord takes a closer look at Preston’s win over Huddersfield as North End made it six unbeaten in all competitions

Paul Gallagher was PNE's star man against Huddersfield.

Grayson hails Gallagher’s return to PNE side

Simon Grayson hailed star man Paul Gallagher as Preston North End kept up their fine run with a big win over Huddersfield Town.

PNE boss Simon Grayson looks on during the game against Huddersfield.

PNE boss Grayson pleased with pressing in Huddersfield win

Preston North End boss Simon Grayson said his side’s work without the ball was key to their 3-1 win over Huddersfield Town on Tuesday night.

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