Barry Nicholson is in talks with Fleetwood Town.
The Cod Army will be plying their trade in League Two next season, after clinching promotion from the Blue Square Premier League last term.
Manager Micky Mellon has already been busy looking to add to his squad, and it now appears as though he is closing on Preston North End midfielder Nicholson.
Deepdale chairman Peter Ridsdale told the Lancashire Evening Post: “Barry - with our permission - has been talking to Fleetwood and we believe a deal will be done there.”
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