Over the last few years at Deepdale, many players have been brought to the club in order to bolster the ranks in the search for promotion from League One.
A lot of the players recruited ended up playing a huge part in the club’s eventual promotion to the Championship with key players such as Joe Garner and Jermaine Beckford being key to the Whites’ success.
Sometimes when players arrive at a club with a lot of excitement it can pay off for them and they can deliver with good levels of performance.
However, sometimes it doesn’t quite work out the way they had hoped.
Over the following few pages, FootballLeagueWorld writer Tom Rawcliffe identifies THREE over-hyped players who never quite made it at Preston…