Aston Villa clearly did not realise what a talent they had on their hands when they let Daniel Johnson leave for Preston North End in 2015.
Celtic missed out on the signing of former West Ham youngster Sean Maguire this summer as he joined Championship side Preston North End instead.
Preston North End failed to agree terms on a move to bring Celtic talent Liam Henderson to Deepdale on transfer deadline day.
HITC Sport understands Preston eye Bolton striker.
Chris Wood is not an easy man to replace for Leeds United but Preston's Jordan Hugill could do a better job than most.
Wales boss Chris Coleman has tough choices to make regarding his goalkeepers, with Preston stopper Maxwell yet to feature for his nation.
HITC Sport understands Preston are tracking the Hearts youngster.
Leeds United attacker Souleymane Doukara has been linked with moves away from Elland Road in the summer transfer window.
HITC Sport understands Burnley, Sunderland and Reading are chasing Preston star.
Preston North End have reportedly been offered the chance to sign Leeds United forward Souleymane Doukara.
Nine players who only played once for England - and in some cases that was one time too many. Pros from Stoke, QPR, Arsenal, Liverpool and Burnley are involved.
The 30-year-old was in inspired form for Preston on Saturday although that does not mean Everton will give him a chance.
HITC Sport talks to Preston North End fan Huw Smith, who has been a club supporter for 47 years.