Preston up Hume bid
By Patrick Goss
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Preston have upped their bid for Tranmere's Iain Hume.Preston have upped their bid for Tranmere's Iain Hume, as manager Billy Davies looks to replace David Healy.
Healy's move to Leeds has left Preston short of options up front, although Hume has been a long term target of Davies.
The Canada international has been in impressive form this season, top scoring for Rovers with six goals so far.
Preston's original bid was turned down by Tranmere, but they have quickly upped their offer as they look to land the 21-year-old.
"We've increased the bid for Iain Hume in the last 24 hours," confirmed Davies on the club's official website.
"We are very hopeful that we can get this done."