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Returning players gave us boost we needed says Preston boss Alex Neil

Alex Neil hailed his returning players as Preston won for the first time in eight Championship games at Bristol City.
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LIVE: Preston North End news - Wednesday's updates from Deepdale

Preston North End got back on the right track with a crucial win at Bristol City on Tuesday night.
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Alex Neil in the Ashton Gate technical area

Homework was a big part of PNE's win says Alex Neil

Preston North End boss Alex Neil revealed that a study of Bristol City's past line-ups helped influence his tactics in Tuesday night's victory at Ashton Gate.
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Alex Neil sees change of system work as Preston pick up welcome win at Bristol City

Alex Neil was delighted to see a change of approach work at Ashton Gate as Preston ended their wait for a Championship win against Bristol City.

WATCH: Dave Seddon's verdict on Preston's big win at Bristol City

Goals from Paul Gallagher and Callum Robinson kept up PNE's fine recent run against Bristol City.
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Morecambe boss Jim Bentley saw his team lose at home last night   Picture: Clean Sheet Media

Shrimps can’t keep failing to fire

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley believed his players paid the price for failing to fire in front of goal as they were beaten by Crewe Alexandra at the Globe Arena last night.

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Kevin Ellison twice hit the Crewe woodwork

Match report: Morecambe 0 Crewe Alexandra 1

Well, it was always going to happen wasn’t it?

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Callum Robinson celebrates PNE's second goal

Match report: Bristol City 1 PNE 2

Paragraph two, sub-section 'B' of the football's unwritten rule book says that Preston North End don't lose to Bristol City.
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Jordan Hugill on the ball for Preston at Ashton Gate.

Bristol City 1-2 Preston North End - As it happened and reaction

Preston North End picked up their first win in eight Championship games at Bristol City on Tuesday night.
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Bailey Wright battles with Jordan Hugill during last season's meeting at Deepdale.

Familiar faces Bailey Wright and Josh Brownhill to line-up against PNE

Former Preston players Bailey Wright and Josh Brownhill are in line to face their old club at Ashton Gate tonight.

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Bristol City head coach Lee Johnson.

Preston looking to maintain their hold over Bristol City

Preston head to Bristol City looking to defend a very good recent record against the Robins.

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Alistair Waddecar tries to unlock the Ramsbottom defence
Photo: Ruth Hornby

Reynolds: Brig were not at the races

Neil Reynolds admitted his Bamber Bridge team were not at the races on Saturday as they suffered their first home defeat of the season.
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Vicky Coope tries a spectacular effort

Chorley Ladies narrowly beaten

Chorley travelled to the league leaders Brighouse Town Ladies and were narrowly edged out 2-1.
Aberdeen manager Derek McInnes

Gossip: Names in Baggies’ frame?

Tuesday’s football gossip focuses on Tony Pulis’ potential replacement....

Preston North End's Jordan Hugill

PNE starting to get the numbers back

Alex Neil is starting to see some light at the end of the tunnel in terms of a reduction of Preston North End’s absence list.

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Calum Woods on the ball against Bolton.

ROUND-UP: Preston North End news - Monday's updates from Deepdale

Preston will look to build on the point at Bolton when they head to Bristol City on Tuesday night.
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Andy Boyle in action against Bolton

PNE defender Andy Boyle targets clean sheet against Bristol City

After the Friday night shut-out of Bolton, Andy Boyle is hoping that more clean sheets can follow for Preston North End.
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Centre-forward role will be Mavididi’s long-term future says PNE boss

Preston boss Alex Neil thinks Stephy Mavididi’s future will be as a centre-forward but he still has plenty to offer from a wide area.

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Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk

Gossip: Van man on the move?

Monday’s football rumours claim two clubs are looking at a Southampton defender....

Alan Browne in the thick of the action after Bolton keeper Ben Alnwick fumbles the ball

Sean Gregan’s exclusive PNE column

Preston’s goalless draw with Bolton in front of the cameras was not quite the Friday night bonanza we were hoping for.

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