Alan Browne: Preston North End midfielder signs new contract

Alan Browne
Browne came on as a substitute at Wembley as Preston beat Swindon in the League One play-off final

Preston North End midfielder Alan Browne has signed a new three-year contract with the Championship side.

The 20-year-old moved to Deepdale from Cork City in January 2014 and has made 41 appearances for the club.

The Republic of Ireland youth international has also captained his country's Under-19 side.

"This new contract now just gives me the freedom to go and play again and do what I do and it's great to get it done," he told the club website.external-link

"I think we can make a big impact in the Championship and be up there come the end of the season and I can't wait to be a part of it."