skip to content

86

Preston North End Football Club

  • Nickname:lilywhites
  • Founded:1881
  • Manager:Simon Grayson
  • Ground:Deepdale
  • Capacity:22226
Next Game: 26-Dec-2014 15:00
Barnsley

VS

Preston North End
Full match preview
Last Game: 20-Dec-2014 15:00
Peterborough United0

VS

Preston North End1
Full match report

Simpson remains optimistic

06 Apr 2007 - 11:59:08

Preston North End boss Paul Simpson insists his side can still secure automatic promotion to the Premiership despite their recent faltering form.

The Lilywhites have slipped down to fourth place in the table on the back of successive league defeats, but Simpson has refused to give up on the thought of a top-two finish.

"We are without a shadow of a doubt still looking for that second place," he told the club's official website.

"We still think we've got enough to go and do it. We all accept we let ourselves down over recent weeks with performances and results, but why shouldn't think we can still do it?

"I bet Sunderland still think they can do it and they are only a couple of points away.

"West Brom and Wolves possibly still think they can do it and we are in a better position than them, so why not think we can still do it?

"We are in a situation where we need results and we want results as quickly as we can."


Related Preston North End News

Add Your Comment

Return to top

*All fields required, your email address will be kept private