Gally Goal Wins It
Preston's Championship season continued with a one-nil win against Hull at Deepdale on Monday.
After a first half when Adam Reach, Joe Garner and Will Keane all had chances to put Preston ahead Hull 'keeper Allan McGregor was finally beaten when Paul Gallagher turned in Daniel Johnson's freekick to win it for PNE at the midway point of the second half.
Hull did think they had an equaliser but an effort wasn't ruled to have crossed the line.
These were the other results.
Monday 28th December 2015
Bolton 1-0 Blackburn
Birmingham 1-0 MK Dons
Burnley 4-0 Bristol City
Charlton 0-2 Wolves
Preston 1-0 Hull
QPR 1-1 Huddersfield
Reading 1-2 Brentford
Middlesbrough 1-0 Sheff Wed
These games are to be played.
Tuesday 29th December 2015
Brighton v Ipswich 19:45
Cardiff v Nottm Forest 19:45
Fulham v Rotherham 19:45
Leeds v Derby 19:45
Some interesting results (so far) with these the probable stand out ones.
An impressive win for Bolton saw their troubles put to one side for a little while as they won a Lancashire derby with Blackburn one-nil at the Macron Stadium with (who were meant to be the Rovers opponents on Boxing Day before this was called off) Middlesbrough ending the year top of the Championship table with a one-nil win over Sheffield Wednesday at the Riverside Stadium.
Burnley's promotion bid got a boost with a four-nil win over Bristol City at Turf Moor whereas Hull (who beat Burnley convincingly on Boxing Day) slumped to another disappointing defeat losing one-nil at Deepdale against Preston (as we know!)
A play-off push remains very much in the sights of Brentford with the Bees ending the year with a two-one win at Reading.
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