Preston North End News
Preston North End manager Darren Ferguson confirmed Celtic have inquired about defender Sean St Ledger.
Preston have appointed Darren Ferguson as their new manager, the Championship club have announced.
Preston have sacked manager Alan Irvine - little more than six months after he guided them into the Championship play-offs.
Chris Hughton praised the versatility of Newcastle match-winner Kevin Nolan after his side returned to the top of the Championship with a 1-0 win at Preston.
Liverpool boss Rafael Benitez expects FA Cup rivals Preston to play at ''150%'' when he sends Steven Gerrard back into action on Saturday night at Deepdale in a third-round tie.
Preston chairman Derek Shaw has urged David Beckham to look no further than Deepdale if he is looking for a football club to buy.
Sol Campbell has warned Portsmouth's FA Cup debutants that struggling Preston North End will be no pushover in the fifth round at Deepdale on Sunday.
Portsmouth's £6million misfit David Nugent could kick-start his career back at Preston in the FA Cup on Sunday.
Portsmouth manager Harry Redknapp has ruled out loaning £6million striker David Nugent back to Preston despite bringing in Jermain Defoe from Tottenham, Milan Baros from French champions Lyon and now having Nigerians Kanu and John Utaka back from the African Nations Cup.
MLS has turned down Preston North End's transfer bid of more than $2 million for New England striker Taylor Twellman.