Alex Neil has enjoyed a fine first season with Preston North End, managing to take the club forwards during his first 12 months at Deepdale.
The ex-Norwich City boss was brought in to replace Simon Grayson at Deepdale, with Neil managing to maintain the high standards his predecessor had set by challenging the top-half of the Sky Bet Championship table.
Of course, Preston are still in with a chance of play-off football during the run-in, although it will be a big ask for Neil’s side, with plenty of competition for a place in the top-six.
Whether Preston break into the play-offs or have to settle for a top-half finish, Neil should take plenty from this season, with his Preston side superb.
However, he will know his side can’t afford to sit still in the summer – they have to keep improving.
With that in mind, we take a look at THREE Neil decisions that could shape Preston’s 2018/19 campaign…
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