Preston secured their first Championship victory in six attempts thanks to a stoppage-time effort from Daniel Johnson in the 2-1 win at Reading.
Jermaine Beckford had given Preston a deserved lead early in the second half but Stephen Quinn equalised for Reading with four minutes left.
Johnson then struck with a low drive to give Preston all three points in the dying moments.
Neither side had won in their previous five games, which was illustrated in their mediocre mid-table positions.
Reading had at...