Alan Browne opens the scoring for Preston North End

Preston North End player ratings: 'Man-of-the-match' Alan Browne extends unbeaten run to nine

Preston North End extended their unbeaten run to nine games against promotion hopefuls Middlesbrough - but who were their star performers?

Our man Dave Seddon has dished out his player ratings, with plenty of praise for Preston after moving up to 15th in the Championship table. Scroll down and click through the pages to see who shone for Alex Neil's side.

Another steady performance between the posts. Commanded his box well - 7

1. Declan Rudd

Another steady performance between the posts. Commanded his box well - 7
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Commanding performance on his return to the team, kept Jordan Hugill quiet - 8

2. Jordan Storey

Commanding performance on his return to the team, kept Jordan Hugill quiet - 8
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The skipper was strong at right-back and put his head in where it hurts - 8

3. Tom Clarke

The skipper was strong at right-back and put his head in where it hurts - 8
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Made the mistake for Middlesbrough's error, letting in Tavernier for a clear run on goal - 6

4. Paul Huntington

Made the mistake for Middlesbrough's error, letting in Tavernier for a clear run on goal - 6
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