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Sunderland appoint Simon Grayson as new manager on three-year contract

Sunderland appoint Simon Grayson as new manager on three-year contract

Former Leeds United boss Grayson, 47, had been in charge at Deepdale since 2013, but was given permission by Preston to hold talks with Sunderland, who saw David Moyes resign after their relegation from the Premier League last season.

Jun 30, 2017, 09:07 AM IST
FA Cup: Olivier Giroud's late strike helps Arsenal edge past Preston 2-1

FA Cup: Olivier Giroud's late strike helps Arsenal edge past Preston 2-1

On Saturday Arsene Wenger`s record has been extended of never having lost in the FA Cup third round.

Jan 08, 2017, 09:10 AM IST
English League Cup Roundup: Liverpool, Arsenal through; Newcastle smash Preston for 6

English League Cup Roundup: Liverpool, Arsenal through; Newcastle smash Preston for 6

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain scoring twice in a 2-0 win over Reading, while Hull City won 2-1 at second-tier Bristol City.

Oct 26, 2016, 08:29 AM IST
Watford humbled by Preston in League Cup shocker

Watford humbled by Preston in League Cup shocker

Watford were the victims of a League Cup giant-killing as the Premier League side lost 1-0 at Championship club Preston in the second round on Tuesday.

Aug 26, 2015, 10:19 AM IST
Victor Valdes must prove worth in reserves, says Louis van Gaal

Victor Valdes must prove worth in reserves, says Louis van Gaal

January signing Victor Valdes must earn his spurs in Manchester United`s reserve side before he can be considered for a full first-team debut, according to manager Louis van Gaal.

Feb 15, 2015, 22:35 PM IST

British student raises thousands for 'homeless hero'

A British student has raised thousands of pounds for a "homeless hero" who offered her his last few coins to get home at night after she lost her bank card.

Dec 17, 2014, 08:34 AM IST

Emre Can`s calf injury overshadows Reds` friendly win

Emre Can suffered a calf injury on his Liverpool debut as the German midfielder limped off during his side`s 2-1 friendly win at Preston on Saturday.

Jul 20, 2014, 12:49 PM IST

Brett Lee ties the knot for second time in private ceremony

Former Australian fast bowler Brett Lee had reportedly tied the knot with his girlfriend of one year, Lana Anderson, in a private ceremony at his new home in Seaforth last weekend.

Apr 08, 2014, 10:36 AM IST

Finney was the Messi of his time, says Docherty

The late Tom Finney was the Lionel Messi of his day, said former Preston North End team mate Tommy Docherty on Saturday as he led the tributes to the England great.

Feb 16, 2014, 16:26 PM IST

England great Finney dead at 91: Preston

England football great Tom Finney has died at the age of 91, his former club Preston North End said.

Feb 15, 2014, 12:09 PM IST

Brett Lee finds new love post `messy` divorce

Former Australian fast bowler Brett Lee has reportedly been seen holding hands and kissing new girlfriend Lana Anderson, in a bounce back from a messy divorce.

Sep 01, 2013, 13:38 PM IST

Ibe stunned by debut Liverpool goal

Liverpool youngster Jordon Ibe was thrilled after scoring his first senior goal for the club but admitted he was celebration-less as the Reds romped to a 4-0 win over Preston on Saturday.

Jul 14, 2013, 10:23 AM IST

British Facebook `fantasist` jailed over beheading videos

A British man has been sentenced to five years imprisonment after he posted a string of ghastly beheading videos on a Facebook account set up by him.

Jan 19, 2013, 18:31 PM IST

Kelly Preston had a `silent birth`

Preston had a `silent birth` when she welcomed son Benjamin last November.

Jan 21, 2011, 10:25 AM IST

Clooney to play Preston in `The Monster Of Florence`

George Clooney is set to play author Douglas Preston in the big screen adaptation of the bestselling crime novel, "The Monster of Florence", about a series of murder, suicide and vengeance.

Jan 05, 2011, 19:35 PM IST