FC Halifax Town will entertain Preston North End at the Shay on Wednesday 23rd July in a pre-season friendly.
Town have not met Preston as a new Club, however Halifax Town AFC played Preston 13 times in their history. The last time the two sides met was Saturday 7th February 1987 with Town losing 3-1. Craig Farnaby got The Shaymen’s goal.
Record between the two sides:
P 13 W6 D2 L5 F16 A14
Connections (not exhaustive):
Vernon Allatt, Dave Anderson, William Atherton, Alan Ball, Billy Barr, David Brown, Phil Brown, Brian Chippendale, David Christie, Tom Clarke, Peter Craven, Jimmy Dougal, Lee Fowler, Fred Fox, Shaun Garnett, Jon Gould, Deniol Graham, Nigel Greenwood, Neil Hanson, Michael Heys, Ronny Hildersley, Willie Irvine, Jason Jarrett, Alex Jones, John Kilner, Graham Lancashire, Jack Lees, Tony Lormor, Richard Lucas, Chris Lucketti, Dominic Ludden, Dugald McLachlan, Mick Norbury, Hugh O’Donnell, Nathan Peel, Tony Philliskirk, Mick Rathbone, Barry Richardson, Garbutt Richardson, Steve Saunders, John Smith, Alex Smith, John Thomas, Neal Trotman, Charles Walsh, Roland Woodhouse.
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