Declan Rudd

Preston North End
England - Championship
Joined Sells
September 2017

Joining Norwich City’s academy at the age of eight, Rudd signed his first professional contract in 2008 and made his debut the following year against Gillingham in League One.

While he went on to make Premier League appearances for the Canaries against Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion, he gained extended experience on loan at Preston North End, where he made 69 appearances over two spells.

He also spent a full season on loan at Charlton Athletic in 2016/17 before returning to Preston on a permanent deal that summer.

A former England U21 international, he has become the club’s first-choice keeper in the Championship.