LiveAs it happened: Stoke City 0-0 Preston North End
Preston North End look to bounce back from their recent defeat as they head to the Bet365 Stadium to face Stoke City in the Championship.
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LIVE: Stoke City vs PNE
Last updated: Saturday, 17 April, 2021, 14:28
Full Time: Stoke 0-0 PNE
A tale of two halves as Stoke had the better of the first and PNE the second.
Neither side created a hugely clear cut chance, but Stoke were reduced to 10 just before the end.
Alan Browne was played through on goal by Sean Maguire and Harry Souttar made sure the North End captain didn’t get into the area, getting an early bath for his troubles.
Ledson shoots over
Ryan Ledson checks back onto his left foot but his effort bends over the bar.
Four more minutes
There will be four more minutes added on as North End look for a winner.
Batth is on for Tymon.
PNE free kick
Souttar was smart enough to make the contact on the PNE skipper outside of the box.
Browne’s strike is against the wall, the ball is lofted forward shortly after and he volleys wide on his left foot.
Harry Souttar is sent off as Alan Browne burst in behind at was bearing down on goal!
Fletcher is replaced by Vokes.
Barkhuizen shot saved
Barkhuizen shoots on the volley from outside the area and the ball is deflected along the way but Davies makes a good save.
Ched Evans and Emil Riis are replaced by Brad Potts and Sean Maguire.
Brown and Thompson come on for Clucas and Norton.
Powell plays a nice cross in from the right and Fletcher nods the ball in but he had strayed offside.
Off the post!
Hughes is the man to take the free kick and his low effort comes off the outside of the far post!
PNE free kick
Ledson attempts to clip a cross in but Clucas gets his arm in the way of it and is also booked for handball on the edge of the box.
Clucas crosses from the right and Hughes heads away at the near post.
The Potters swing another ball in and Souttar heads down at the far post but misses the target.
Ledson is booked for a foul on Clucas.