Welbeck seals loan move to Preston as Ferguson Jnr raids Manchester United

25 January 2010 11:01
Preston have signed Manchester United striker Danny Welbeck on loan for the rest of the season. 

The 19-year-old, who signed a four-year extension to his United contract in December, goes straight into the North End squad in time for Tuesday's trip to Peterborough. 

Manchester-born Welbeck, who becomes Darren Ferguson's first signing as Preston boss, has scored five goals in 24 appearances for United.

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