Preston North End transfer rumours: Lilywhites join race for MLS star, Manchester United youngster to join Birmingham City

Preston kicked off the new year with a win last night.

Preston North End faced a trip to Stoke City in their first match of 2022 and came away with the three points thanks to a late winner from Andrew Hughes.

The victory lifts the Lilywhites up to 14th in the Championship - two points off the top half and nine from a play-off spot.

Ryan Lowe's side will now face Cardiff City in the FA Cup, before hosting Birmingham City in their first home match of 2022.

Here are the best of today’s rumours...