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PNE bid for Peterborough left-back Andrew Hughes

Preston North End are chasing Peterborough United left-back Andrew Hughes.
Preston North End
Preston boss Alex Neil

PNE will taste North West flavour to next term’s Championship

The Championship schedule will have a local feel to it when the fixtures are released on Thursday morning.

Preston North End
Head coach Paul Arnold

Daunting start for Hoppers in National League

Preston Grasshoppers face a real baptism of fire when they reacquaint themselves with the National League Two North next season.

Preston Grasshoppers

WATCH: Our reporters discuss England’s win over Tunisia and all the latest World Cup news

England got their World Cup campaign up and running with a 2-1 win over Tunisia on Monday.


ROUND-UP: Tuesday’s Preston North End news - Transfer latest and updates from around the Championship

There’s plenty of comings and goings in the Championship as sides shape their squads for the new season.

Preston North End
White Coppice celebrate a big win on Saturday

White Coppice celebrate as they claim elusive victory

White Coppice’s cricketers have found that winning feeling... at long last.

England manager Gareth Southgate celebrates their win after the final whistle in Volgograd.

Gareth Southgate’s pride as England see off Tunisia in World Cup opener

Gareth Southgate was proud of his players’ spirit, togetherness and composure on a night when the England manager felt his side got a raw deal from the officials.

Harry Kane won it for England with an injury-time header

WATCH: Best celebrations of England's World Cup win

England left it late last night to claim a dramatic 2-1 win against Tunisia in their opening World Cup group game.

Andy Teague

Chorley captain Andy Teague is happy to answer the critics

He has been named as one of the top 10 greatest NPL players from the league’s first 50 years.

Chorley FC
Bamber Bridge skipper Matt Lawlor lifts the NPL First Division North play-off final trophy

Bamber Bridge have big plans for future prosperity

Plans are in place to take Bamber Bridge into the higher echelons of the non-league pyramid.

Bamber Bridge FC

Canadian winner as more than 350 runners take on Freckleton Half Marathon

The UK’s oldest half-marathon had a new winner for its 54th running.

New Arsenal manager Unai Emery

Gossip: Arsenal set to strengthen?

Tuesday’s football stories claim the Gunners are close to two signings....

Preston right-back Darnell Fisher

Preston North End defender Darnell Fisher targets top-six finish

Darnell Fisher says it is all eyes on the play-offs for Preston in the season ahead.

Preston North End

ROUND-UP: Monday's Preston North End news - Transfer latest and updates from around the Championship

Preston North End's build-up to the new season continues with plenty of movement expected in the transfer market.
Preston North End
Tyson Fury

“I want someone who will punch me in the face”: Tyson Fury to step up comeback in Belfast

Tyson Fury wants to fight someone who will ‘punch him in the face’ when his comeback continues in Belfast.

Luke Jongwe in action for Morecambe against Garstang. Picture: Tony North

Line-up complete for Northern League’s Twenty20 finals day

The line-up for the Northern League’s Twenty20 finals day is complete.

Chorley's Wian Van Zyl

Wian Van Zyl stars in Chorley victory - Northern League round-up

Chorley got back to winning ways in the Northern League with victory over Fulwood and Broughton.

Local Cricket
Neil Holden top scored for Longridge

Longridge victorious in battle of top two

Longridge won the battle of the top two in the Moore and Smalley Palace Shield Premier Division at the weekend.

Local Cricket
Morecambe defender Steve Old     Picture: B&O PRESS

Morecambe defender signs on

Morecambe defender Steve Old has put pen to paper on a new two-year deal at the Globe Arena.

Morecambe FC
Gary Cahill, Jordan Pickford and skipper Harry Kane

Preston Guild Hall install giant 22-foot screen ready for England's first World Cup match

You may have had World in Motion and Three Lions on repeat for the last week. Your World Cup wall chart is now pride of place in the living room.

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