Preston boss Simon Grayson reveals his squad are 'devastated'after their loss at Colchester cost them promotion.
Preston manager Simon Grayson is confident his side can lay their play-off hoodoo to rest and book a return to the Championship at Wembley on 24 May.
An ecstatic Tony Humes hailed his Colchester players after they beat Preston 1-0 to avoid relegation by the skin of their teeth.
Manager Simon Grayson admitted that it may have been an attack of nerves that cost his Preston side the chance of automatic promotion after the 1-0 defeat at Colchester United.
Preston miss out on automatic promotion as they suffer a narrow loss to Colchester, who clinch League One survival.
George Moncur's dramatic late goal helped Colchester win 1-0 to stay in League and deny Preston automatic promotion.
MK Dons are promoted to the Championship with victory over relegated Yeovil Town, as rivals Preston lose at Colchester.
• MK Dons into Championship after 5-1 win against Yeovil • Colchester win 1-0 to stay up and deny Preston automatic promotion • Notts County, Crawley and Leyton Orient relegated along with Yeovil • League One clockwatch – as it happened For a long time it looked as though everyone would go