Russell set for three-year deal with Preston

Former Norwich City midfielder Darel Russell was today reported to be signing for Preston North End on a three-year deal. The 29-year-old is a free agent after failing to agree a new contract with the Canaries.

Former Norwich City midfielder Darel Russell was today reported to be signing for Preston North End on a three-year deal.

The 29-year-old is a free agent after failing to agree a new contract with the Canaries.

Russell has passed a medical with Preston and has also agreed personal terms and his signing was expected to be confirmed today.

Russell made 271 appearances in two spells with City, scoring 20 goals.