PNE mascot: The 20 best pictures of Preston North End's Deepdale Duck through the years

He's the cuddly face of Preston North End who has never been far from the headlines.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 30th November 2018, 10:34 am
Updated Friday, 30th November 2018, 11:50 am
Deepdale Duck
Deepdale Duck

A kiss from Isla Fisher? Squaring up to a WWE star? Sounds quackers, but take a look back at the best of the Deepdale Duck from years gone by.

The first incarnation of the Deepdale Duck, this picture is believed to be from the 1992/93 season
Terrifying! No wonder they changed Deepdale Duck to the one we know and love

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Preston North End v Bury. No 9 David Reeves celebrates his goal but not with the same style as Deepdale Duck
Guest star Isla Fisher kisses the Deepdale Duck during the Lancashire Evening Post Gala Day in Fulwood in 1998. One of these stars has gone on to have major success in Hollywood
Keeping a duck's breast of current affairs... Reading the Lancashire Evening Post
With Sir Tom Finney at Deepdale
Perhaps one of the mascots most famous moments as he is mobbed by goalscorer Kurt Nogan in PNEs FA Cup defeat to Arsenal
His injuries from that mad moment against the Gunners meant he needed treatment and students from Preston College in Fulwood obliged
With former PNE boss David Moyes
The Deepdale Duck with the FA Cup aboard the stretched limo in which he travelled to Everton
The Deepdale Duck gets fans in a flap at the 2001 play-off final in Cardiff but PNE would go on to lose 3-0 to Bolton
Charity work: Deepdale Duck at the Tsunami appeal day in Preston in 2005
Deepdale Duck with the World Cup at All Hallows Catholic High School in Preston
Like a duck to water: Meeting Olympian Mark Foster at St Josephs Catholic Primary school's new swimming pool
On the famous crossing outside Abbey Road studios during the recording of World Cup song 'We're England Underneath'
Deepdale Duck and PNE models show off the new strip for the 2010/11 season
In the ring with WWE wrestling star Stu Bennett, aka Wade Barrett
On song with Russell Watson during half time in the Preston North End v Bristol City League One match
Leading the sides out when Arsenal visited Deepdale in the FA Cup in January 2017
Doing what he does best - keeping our young fans happy during a Deepdale match against Queens Park Rangers