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MATT PRESTON
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  • MATT PRESTON
  • DEFENDER

UPDATED 02:15 5th August 2015

A TALENTED central defender who was the skipper of the youth team in 2012/13, playing with a maturity beyond his years.

Strong in the air and comfortable on the ball, he was handed his professional contract early and capped an impressive 2012/13 season by winning the Apprentice of the Season award.

Injury has halted his progress during the past couple of seasons, but his determination saw him handed a new deal during the summer of 2015 as he looks to establish his place in the team.

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