Speaking to the club’s official website, Preston North End manager Alex Neil has said he is determined to bounce back from the Lilywhites’ loss to Reading with a win against Leeds United, who he says will be the “biggest test” they have faced so far.
Prior to their late defeat to Reading at the weekend, Preston North End had not lost since their defeat to Swansea City back in August. Despite the loss, PNE still sit in 5th place in the Championship table but will be reeling after a sucker-punch loss to the Royals.
However, manager Alex Neil is determined not to dwell on the loss to Reading, saying that this is the perfect chance to bounce back. They face Leeds United who sit in 2nd place so it by no means be an easy tie, but Neil is determined to bounce back in impressive fashion against Marcelo Bielsa’s side. He said: