Top 5: Players of the FA Cup Fourth Round
Jan31

Top 5: Players of the FA Cup Fourth Round

3. Chuba Akpom (Hull City) The Arsenal loanee scored his first career hat-trick as Hull City romped to a 3-1 victory against League One’s Bury. Akpom put the Tigers ahead after quarter of an hour as he stroked the ball into an empty net after David Meyler’s shot was parried by Manchester City loanee Ian Lawlor. Sone Aluko was then fouled in the area after good work down the right wing, allowing the 20-year-old to calmly stroke home...

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Hull City keen on sealing late swoop for £4m Premier League midfielder
Jan29

Hull City keen on sealing late swoop for £4m Premier League midfielder

Hull City are reportedly trying to sign Premier League ace Nick Powell on loan before the close of the January transfer window, according to ESPN FC. The Championship leaders, who have won their last four league meetings on the bounce, want to recruit the out-of-favour Manchester United attacking midfielder until the end of the current campaign. The 21-year-old, who is an England Under-21 international, has made just two first-team...

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Championship Round-up: Hull go top as Middlesbrough lose at home to Forest
Jan25

Championship Round-up: Hull go top as Middlesbrough lose at home to Forest

Hull City went top of the Championship table after a late Abel Hernandez penalty gave them a 1-0 victory against Fulham at Craven Cottage. The Uruguayan scored the game’s only goal with ten minutes left to play from the spot, after Moses Odubajo was brought down by Lasse Vigen Christensen. The Tigers have now won their last four matches and go a point above Middlesbrough at the top of the table. Boro were powerless to resist...

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Championship Preview: Burnley face Derby in promotion clash
Jan22

Championship Preview: Burnley face Derby in promotion clash

Fourth-placed Burnley face third-placed Burnley at Turf Moor on Monday as one promotion contender aims to get one over another. The Clarets, who are a point behind their hosts and five off second-placed Hull, are unbeaten in their last four matches, winning three, and have lost just twice at home all season. Meanwhile, the Rams have failed to win in their last four, losing two, and have dropped out of the top-two. However, after a 0-0...

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Championship Round-Up: Middlesbrough beaten while Hull thrash lowly Charlton
Jan18

Championship Round-Up: Middlesbrough beaten while Hull thrash lowly Charlton

Hull City are now just two points behind the leaders Middlesbrough as they closed the gap at the top of the Championship with a sensational 6-0 victory over Charlton, ensuring Jose Riga’s second spell in charge at the Addicks got off to the worst possible start. Abel Hernandez’s first-half hat-trick sealed the win with barely 40 minutes played, along with a wonderful finish from Robert Snodgrass that gave the Tigers a 4-0 lead at the...

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Aston Villa, Brentford and Hull City eye 13-goal Venezuela international
Jan15

Aston Villa, Brentford and Hull City eye 13-goal Venezuela international

Aston Villa are reportedly interested in signing Venezuela international striker Christian Santos, according to De Gelderlander. The Premier League side, who remain rock-bottom of the table despite defeating Crystal Palace 1-0 in midweek, are understood to have joined Championship clubs Brentford and Hull City in the hunt to snap up the N.E.C Nijmegen ace this month. The 27-year-old, who has four international caps for his country,...

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