Preston North End starting XI: Woodman; Storey, Lindsay, Hughes; Potts, Browne, Whiteman, Johnson, Fernandez; Parrott, Cannon.
Preston North End substitutes: Cornell, Bauer, Ledson, Brady, Onomah, Woodburn, Delap.
Ryan Lowe’s Preston North End are back in action this afternoon as they host bitter rivals Blackpool at Deepdale.
The international break is over and PNE return with possibly the biggest game of the season.
North End may not have too much to play for but fans will be expecting a performance against our biggest enemies.
Freddie Woodman starts in goal for PNE this afternoon with a back three ahead of him.
Jordan Storey, Liam Lindsay and Andrew Hughes line up in the defence with Bambo Diaby and Greg Cunningham unavailable through suspension and injury respectively.
Brad Potts and Alvaro Fernandez continue as the wing backs this afternoon whilst Ben Whiteman will sit in front of the back three.
Daniel Johnson and Alan Browne will have the freedom to go forward to support the front two of Troy Parrott and Tom Cannon.
Josh Onomah makes the bench alongside Dai Cornell, Patrick Bauer, Ryan Ledson, Robbie Brady, Ben Woodburn and Liam Delap.
Blackpool starting XI: Maxwell; Gabriel, Connolly, Nelson, Husband; Lyons, Dougall, Anderson, Hamilton; Rogers, Yates.
Blackpool substitutes: Grimshaw, Garbutt, Thompson, Patino, Carey, Bowler, Poveda.