# Preston North End

Last month
February 2023
# Off the Mark
Ireland underage international's delight after breaking Championship goal duck
Everton loanee Tom Cannon helped Preston earn a win at the weekend.
This year
# Pastures new
Irish-eligible Man City youngster Delap makes Championship loan move
The 19-year-old joins Troy Parrott and Tom Cannon among the significant Irish contingent at Preston.
Last year
# highs and lows
Troy Parrott gets off the mark and injures himself celebrating on a mixed day for Irish strikers
The Irish youngster scored his first Preston goal in the Championship, while it was a similarly bittersweet day for Callum Robinson and James Collins.
# Irish Eye
Analysis: Revitalised Robbie Brady making case for return to Irish team
Brady has impressed in the opening weeks of the season for Preston North End.
# Job Done
'I've managed to keep one of the best left full-backs in the world relatively quiet'
Alan Browne was given the unenviable task of marking Andy Robertson on Saturday.
# Wave Goodbye
Ex-Celtic star and former Ireland underage international among 13 players released by Preston
Scott Sinclair and Joe Rafferty are set to depart Deepdale along with many others.
# Happy Days
40 goals in 40 games for Mitrovic as Fulham secure Premier League promotion
It is the fifth consecutive season the Cottagers have changed divisions.
All time
# Lancashire hot shot
Irish left-back Cunningham rewarded with new Preston North End deal
The Galway native, who returned to Preston from Cardiff City in January, has extended his contract.
# Controversy
Anger as Ireland's Alan Browne sent off
Preston boss Alex Neil was furious with the decision.
# underage international
Preston North End youngster O'Reilly joins Waterford on loan
Blues boss Kevin Sheedy has called the 19-year-old midfielder ‘a great addition’ to his squad.
# Reaction
Preston boss hails Irish defender Cunningham
The Galway native helped Alex Neil’s side earn an important 2-1 win over Blackburn.
# Boost
Irish international marks full debut with superb goal in Preston victory
Greg Cunningham was making his first start since re-joining the club.
# What the Future Holds
Brighton boss to reserve judgement over permanent exit for Jayson Molumby
Graham Potter has compared the Republic of Ireland midfielder’s situation to that of Ben White.
# Boost
Liverpool recruit two defenders with Joel Matip ruled out for rest of the season
Ben Davies and Ozan Kabak have arrived to ease Jurgen Klopp’s considerable defensive issues.
# Deadline Day
Liverpool set to swoop in ahead of Celtic to sign Preston defender Davies
Reds agree €2.3m fee ahead of Monday’s transfer deadline.
# Waterford Crystal
'It felt like he pressed three players himself at times' - Preston boss hails Molumby's impact
The Ireland midfielder set up the decisive goal for Preston in Wednesday’s victory at Birmingham City.
# Golden Browne
Preston boss expresses delight after Ireland midfielder signs long-term deal
Club captain Alan Browne has committed himself to the Championship outfit until the summer of 2024.
# Bad start
Ireland's Molumby makes debut as Preston well beaten
Wycombe reached the FA Cup fourth round for only the third time in their history thanks to a dominant 4-1 win.
# Unimpressed
'Just embarrassing' - Irish midfielder unhappy with dismal loss
Alan Browne was heavily critical of Preston after they were beaten 3-0 by Luton.
# Punishment
Preston defender suspended for grabbing opponent’s genitals
The incident involving Darnell Fisher during a game against Sheffield Wednesday was not seen by the match officials.
Browne and McClean both hit the net in Championship wins as Idah sees red late on
Browne scored twice as Preston defeated Huddersfield.
Seani Maguire grabs a goal as Preston stun Brentford with second-half comeback
The visitors struck four times in the second half.
# team player
Preston boss hails 'terrific' Maguire after Irish international ends goal drought
‘I’m sure Seani will be disappointed, but performance-wise he hasn’t let us down,’ said Alex Neil.
# scoring boots
Watch: Ireland teenager Idah scores hat-trick for Norwich in the FA Cup
The 18-year-old was handed a starting role due to an injury to Teemu Pukki.
# Report
Ireland international Alan Browne on target as Leeds earn dramatic draw
The midfielder’s smart 22nd-minute finish put Preston ahead until Stuart Dallas struck one minute from time.
# Farmed out
Liverpool may send Kelleher out on loan with Championship club reportedly interested
The Ireland U21 goalkeeper has gained first-team experience in the Carabao Cup this season.
# request
Preston ask Ireland to monitor fitness of key midfielder
Alan Browne has helped Alex Neil’s side climb to second in the Championship.
# Special One
Preston boss labels Maguire 'a special player' as their promising start continues
Alex Neil’s side are in third place in the Championship following Maguire’s winner at Birmingham City.
# Eye of the storm
Maguire: 'I got the fright of my life...I couldn’t see out of my left eye'
Irish striker Sean Maguire suffered a “one in a million” eye injury in Preston North End training recently.
Ireland's Alan Browne wants to consolidate reputation as a goalscoring midfielder
The Preston player registered his first goal for his country last night.
# Back once again
Preston forward Burke returns to Shamrock Rovers for second spell
The 25-year-old Ireland international has joined his former club on a 12-month loan deal.
# Reaction
Dundalk's returning star has no regrets over England move
After re-signing in the summer window, Andy Boyle has played twice already for the Lilywhites.
# wanted man
Preston accept bid from Premier League club for Ireland forward Robinson
The 24-year-old looks set for a move to England’s top flight.
# small ball
Seani Maguire shows his Preston team-mates a thing or two about hurling
The Championship club are currently on a pre-season training camp in Fota Island.
# Friendly
Burke, O'Reilly and Browne involved as Preston ease to Cork City win
1,470 were in attendance at Turner’s Cross for Monday’s friendly.
# Done Deal
Preston's O'Connor extends stay at Cork
The 24-year-old has featured regularly for the Leesiders in the 2019 campaign.
# Moving On
Ireland international Boyle to leave Preston at end of June
The ex-Dundalk defender has been out on loan at Ross County since January.
# Interview
'When a manager brings you in and then goes after a few games, it's not ideal'
Ireland international Andy Boyle chats about his recent move to Scottish side Ross County.
# Signing on
Cork teenager O'Reilly rewarded with first professional contract at Preston
The 17-year-old midfielder recently made his first-team debut.
# Mixed Fortunes
Leeds' week of controversy ends in defeat, Irish midfielder Browne claims 9th goal of the season
Goals from Sam Clucas and Joe Allen helped Stoke upset Championship leaders.