Manager Simon Grayson says Preston's 6-1 hammering of Carlisle on Saturday had been coming for some time.
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Craig Davies hits a second-half hat-trick as Preston romp to victory over Carlisle, who fall back into the League One relegation zone.
Wade Elliott's equaliser denies Preston all three points as Bristol City continue to ease their relegation fears.
Joe Garner heads the only goal of the game as Preston beat Crawley to all but secure a play-off place
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Preston keep their slim automatic promotion hopes alive aftercoming from behind to beat play-off chasing Peterborough.
A Michael Smith penalty earns Swindon all three points and ends Preston's 12-game unbeaten run in League One.
League Two side Fleetwood sign Canada striker Iain Hume on loan from Preston North End for the rest of the season.
Preston are seven points off the top two after drawing with Sheffield United to end the Blades' 10 game-winning run.
Oldham Athletic sign Preston North End midfielder Joel Byrom and teenage Norwich defender Adel Gafaiti on loan.
Jimmy Smith scores a last-minute equaliser as Stevenage snatch a vital point in their battle for League-One survival against Preston
Preston keep their League One automatic promotion hopes alive thanks to two Joe Garner strikes at 10-man Oldham.
Preston North End keep up their promotion push with victory against Walsall at Deepdale.
Thousands of mourners, including Sir Bobby Charlton, attend the civic funeral of Sir Tom Finney at Preston Minster.
Rotherham United snatch a point at promotion rivals Preston after the hosts had hit back from 2-0 down to lead 3-2.
A late own goal from Colchester captain Brian Wilson hands promotion-chasing Preston victory in Essex.
Manager Simon Grayson still believes fourth-placed Preston North End can win automatic promotion from League One.
Daniel Powell spurns two clear opportunities as MK Dons are held to a goalless draw with Preston.
A civic funeral will be held for football legend Sir Tom Finney at Preston Minster, it is announced.
Council leaders say they will leave it to the family of former Preston North End footballer Sir Tom Finney to decide whether he should have a civic funeral.
How Preston North End paid tribute to Sir Tom Finney and celebrated the life of "the last of the true legends"