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Preston North End Match v Hull City Preview

26 August 2019

A place in the third round of the Carabao Cup is at stake on Tuesday night as Preston North End take on Hull City at Deepdale.

The tie, which will be decided by penalties if level after 90 minutes, will be a 7.45pm kick-off and will be the first of three meetings with the Tigers this season – with Grant McCann’s side a Championship rival.
McCann took over from Nigel Adkins in the summer and has had cup success at Deepdale in 2019, as it was his Doncaster Rovers outfit that ended the Lilywhites 2019 FA Cup campaign back in January.
Both sides made wholesale changes in the first round, with 11 changes made by both McCann and Alex Neil as the team dispatched Bradford City and Tranmere Rovers respectively and there is no reason to think that this game will be any different.
Whoever makes it through will be able to see who they get in round three after the televised tie between Lincoln City and Everton on Wednesday night, with the next round ties played the week beginning 23rd September.
For Your Information
Match Details: PNE v Hull City, Deepdale, Tuesday 27th August 2019, kick-off 7.45pm
Competition: Carabao Cup Second Round
PNE colours: Home kit
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Here’s all the coverage accessible on PNE.Com in preview of the game…
Ticket Information: Tickets remain on sale for Tuesday night’s Carabao Cup second round tie with Grant McCann’s Hull City at Deepdale. Click here for more information.
Match Officials: The match referee for our second round Carabao Cup tie hasn’t been to Deepdale since the beginning of 2016. Click here for details of who it is.
We’ve Met Before: Preston North End and Hull City meet for the 60th time in competitive fixtures when the line-up at Deepdale for Tuesday night’s Carabao Cup second round tie. Click here for more details of past battles.
How To Follow The Game: If you can’t make the trip to Deepdale for Tuesday’s Carabao Cup second round tie, don’t worry, we will have full coverage on PNE.Com and commentary on iFollow PNE. Click here for details of how you can follow the match.
The One And Only Issue Four: Our fourth edition of the matchday programme sees Josh Harrop as the cover star and main interview, as he discusses his comeback with The One And Only. Click here for details.
Team News: Preston North End manager Alex Neil chose to make 11 changes for his side’s first round victory over Bradford City in the Carabao Cup and could again take the opportunity to rotate his squad for round two. Click here for details of the options.
Alex Neil Happy To See His Team Progressing: Preston North End manager Alex Neil spoke to iFollow PNE to look ahead to the Carabao Cup second round tie with Hull City at Deepdale. Click here for the manager’s full interview.
Connor Ripley Looking Forward To Cup Clash: Should Preston North End manager Alex Neil again choose to rotate his entire first team for Tuesday night’s Carabao Cup second round tie with Hull City, then Connor Ripley could get another chance to impress. Click here for more from Connor.

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