Posts Tagged "Preston North End"

Will Deep Debt At Deepdale Leave Preston In Deep…?

Will Deep Debt At Deepdale Leave Preston In Deep…?

By on Jun 4, 2010 in English League Football, Finance, Latest | 3 comments

Before the news broke of a “possible offer” for Preston North End, I couldn’t quite understand why “leisure tycoon” Trevor Hemmings hadn’t bought the club months, maybe years ago. He has, after all, paid for it, many times over. Preston North End, founder members of the Football League, have been spending more than they have been earning for a very long time. They...

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The Championship – The Final Day

By on May 4, 2009 in English League Football | 0 comments

They’ve been stumbling, lurching and tripping on their shoelaces, but Birmingham City are a Premier League club again. As it turned out, it was a surprisingly untense day. Kevin Fahey’s early goal at The Madejski Stadium meant that events at Selhurst Park, where former Sheffield United manager Neil Warnock had a tug of love going on in taking two points...

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The 20 “Most Important” Football Clubs In The World

By on Feb 24, 2009 in Latest | 116 comments

It doesn’t do any of us any harm to occasionally remind ourselves of the sheer blustering pomposity of the biggest clubs in football. Tonight’s ambassadors for “giving the fans what they want” (as ever, a thin mask for “making more money for ourselves”) are Milan, who had some very important opinions to give on the subject of a...

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Match Of The Week – Preston North End 1-3 Wolverhampton Wanderers

By on Sep 21, 2008 in English League Football | 0 comments

The term “sleeping giant” is a misused one, often used to describe a club that had a few glorious seasons, many years ago. If there are two clubs that deserve this particular epithet, then it would probably have to be Preston North End and Wolverhampton Wanderers. These are clubs that have hit the highest heights and plummeted the depths. Two of the...

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