Josh Brownhill is happy to stay at Preston, despite reports the North End starlet has atracted the interest of a host of Premier League clubs.
The temperatures were soaring in Preston for Liverpool's first pre-season friendly and the Reds didn't wilt under pressure.
Debutant Iago Aspas' second-half curling strike aided Liverpool to a comfortable 4-0 win over Preston North End in their Shankly Shield match at the Deepdale Stadium.
Liverpool will kick-off their pre-season preparations with a friendly against Preston on July 13.
Preston have agreed the free-transfer signing of Liverpool youngster David Amoo.
FORMER Liverpool striker Neil Mellor has been forced to retire from professional football, aged 29, due to injury.
Northern Rail have issued the following advice to fans travelling to Blackburn for our 8pm kick-off on Tuesday night: