Preston North End fan Nick Lenehan set up a Facebook page calling for the old National Football museum, which now lies empty at the club's Deepdale stadium, to be transformed into the Sir Tom Finney museum.
The campaign has attracted over 12,000 likes in just a few days and is likely to keep on growing. Campaigners think that with more public support the club itself may get involved in the project,
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