Preston North End to play Accrington Stanley in a friendly after Bolton Wanderers are forced to pull out

Preston North End will now play Accrington Stanley in a friendly on Tuesday evening after original opponents Bolton Wanderers had to pull out.

Saturday, 20th July 2019, 2:19 pm
Updated Saturday, 20th July 2019, 3:19 pm
Preston manager Alex Neil

Bolton's players refused to play a friendly against Chester this week due to the ongoing financial issues at the club and are now unable to fulfil their clash with North End.

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Accrington have been drafted in as replacements, with the game being played at Lancashire FA's County Ground venue at Leyland - where the Bolton game would have been played.

All tickets already purchased for the game will still be valid, but those wishing to receive a refund can do so from the ticket office.

Tickets will remain on sale from the ticket office and will also be available on the night from the County Ground.