Championship

Preston North End to battle rivals for Premier League midfielder, Norwich City close in on exciting starlet

Preston North End return to second-tier action tomorrow afternoon, when they take on a struggling Sheffield Wednesday side at Hillsborough.

Friday, 29th January 2021, 9:12 am

A win for the Lilywhites could see them reignite their push for the play-offs, in a tighly-packed division where a few good weeks of form could see any side around the top half of the table mount a bid for promotion.Meanwhile, the Preston's busy transfer window continued yesterday, when the club announced the signing of Greg Cunningham on loan from Cardiff City.Discussing his return to Deepdale, the former Lilywhite revealed: "I am delighted to be back and I am really looking forward to the second half of the season.“There is unfinished business. It has probably been the best time of my career at this club and I want to get back to those times again, get playing games and repay the club."The transfer window closes next Monday, meaning there's still time for some last gasp signings over the next few days, and it should be a busy deadline day as a teams look to strengthen their squads in the last opportunity before the summer.Here's our latest round-up of the news and transfer chat involving Preston North End and a number of their second-tier opponents.

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