Snapshot: All Preston North End Players Wear ‘Finney’ On Shirts In Tribute To Sir Tom…

Chris Wright

15th, February 2014

By Chris Wright

As you’re probably already well aware, Sir Tom Finney passed away at the age of 91 last night so, in tribute to their sainted club legend, the Preston North End players all took to the pitch for this afternoon’s game against Leighton Orient at Deepdale with ‘Finney’ across their shoulders…

Soccer - Sky Bet League One - Preston North End v Leyton Orient - Deepdale

Soccer - Sky Bet League One - Preston North End v Leyton Orient - Deepdale

Before the game, Finney’s iconic statue outside the stadium was also draped in loving tributes from fellow Preston fans…

Soccer - Sky Bet League One - Preston North End v Leyton Orient - Deepdale

Soccer - Sky Bet League One - Preston North End v Leyton Orient - Deepdale

Soccer - Sky Bet League One - Preston North End v Leyton Orient - Deepdale

Soccer - Sky Bet League One - Preston North End v Leyton Orient - Deepdale

Soccer - Sky Bet League One - Preston North End v Leyton Orient - Deepdale

Soccer - Sky Bet League One - Preston North End v Leyton Orient - Deepdale

Soccer - Sky Bet League One - Preston North End v Leyton Orient - Deepdale

(Photos: Dave Howarth/PA Wire/AP)