Grayson hails PNE’s victory over Villa
Preston North End manager Simon Grayson praised his players for their ‘professional’ performance in the victory over Aston Villa at Deepdale.
Goal from Ben Pearson and Jordan Hugill in the first half gave PNE a 2-0 win and they had the chances to put further distance between themselves and the visitors from the West Midlands.
An expensively-assembled Villa side were poor, Ross McCormack seeing a stoppage-time penalty saved by North End goalkeeper Chris Maxwell – that one of only two shots they had on target all game.
Grayson said: “It was a real professional performance from start to... read more
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