A 25th-minute goal from the Middlesbrough striker means Boro have now won their first home game in five Championship matches.
Boro were cruising in the game until a 2nd half red card to defender Daniel Ayala tilted the match in favour of Preston North End.
If you believe the reports in the press this week, then you’ll be aware that Dael Fry is apparently a wanted man.
Though the Middlesbrough manager has claimed that the England U-21 defender would benefit from a run of games in the same position.
Middlesbrough manager Tony Pulis faces the dilemma of whether or not to include the returning Daniel Ayala in his starting lineup.
Boro will be without defender Sam McQueen who tore a cruciate ligament in his knee in Wednesday’s 1-0 win over Crystal Palace in EFL Cup.