Category: Hull City

Hull claim spoils in relegation shoot-out

Kingston upon Hull (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Hull climbed out of the bottom three of the Premier League for the first time since October and pushed Middlesbrough closer to relegation with a vital 4-2 home win on Wednesday. Marco Silva’s side trailed to Alvaro Negredo’s opener, but Lazar Markovic equalised before Oumar Niasse and Abel Hernandez put Hull in control at the KCOM Stadium. Middlesbrough’s Marten De Roon got one back just before half time, but Harry Maguire headed Hull’s fourth midway through the second period. The Tigers’ fifth win in six home league games lifted them two points above ... Read more

Hernandez-inspired Hull eye safety after thumping ‘Boro

Kingston upon Hull (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Uruguayan international Abel Hernandez scored one and set up another as Hull boosted their hopes of survival while seriously denting Middlesbrough’s chances with a fine 4-2 win in their Premier League clash on Wednesday.  Hernandez set up Senegalese international Oumar Niasse before scoring himself with Serbian international Lazar Markovic also getting on the scoresheet and Harry Maguire adding a fourth in the second-half. Hull — who were bottom when Marco Silva took over in January — moved out of the relegation places, two points ahead of Swansea — who conceded three late goals ... Read more

Calvert-Lewin, Lukaku lead Everton rout of Hull

Liverpool (AFP) – Dominic Calvert-Lewin notched his first Premier League goal and unsettled star Romelu Lukaku bagged a brace in Everton’s 4-0 thrashing of 10-man Hull on Saturday. With Kevin Mirallas in Belgium for the birth of his child, Calvert-Lewin made his second league start this season and the 20-year-old took full advantage with the opening goal in the first half at Goodison Park. Hull midfielder Tom Huddlestone was controversially sent off for a foul on Idrissa Gueye in the second half and Everton ran riot in the closing stages. Enner Valencia got the second and Lukaku struck twice in ... Read more

Niasse double is Hull’s Silva lining

Kingston upon Hull (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Oumar Niasse proved an inspired substitution by Marco Silva as his second-half double boosted Hull’s hopes of retaining their Premier League status with a 2-1 win over fellow strugglers Swansea on Saturday. Niasse, on loan from Everton, struck in the 69th and 78th minutes to give Hull their third win over Swansea this season — their other win coming in the FA Cup — and saw them rise to third from bottom just a point off Crystal Palace, although the latter have a game in hand. Swansea — who have lost seven of ... Read more

Hull boost survival bid, Bournemouth end winless run

London (AFP) – Oumar Niasse boosted Hull’s chances of avoiding relegation from the Premier League as the Senegal forward inspired a crucial 2-1 victory over Swansea, while Bournemouth won for the first time in 2017 thanks to Josh King’s treble in a 3-2 success against West Ham. Niasse, on loan from Everton, came off the bench to score twice in the second half at the KCOM Stadium on Saturday and Marco Silva’s side are now just one point from safety. After a tense first half, Niasse broke the deadlock in the 69th minute when he played a one-two with Abel ... Read more

Leicester thriving without Ranieri as Mahrez sinks Hull

Leicester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Leicester’s revival following Claudio Ranieri’s shock sacking gathered pace as Riyad Mahrez inspired a crucial 3-1 win over fellow strugglers Hull on Saturday. Following Ranieri’s ruthless dismissal last week, Leicester have finally recaptured the form that carried them to the Premier League title last season. In severe danger of being relegated, they ended a run of five successive league defeats with a 3-1 victory over Liverpool on Monday and followed that with a come-from-behind success against Hull at the King Power Stadium. Sam Clucas put Hull ahead but Christian Fuchs equalised before half-time and Mahrez ... Read more

Hull’s Mbokani ruled out for six weeks

London (AFP) – Hull’s DR Congo striker Dieumerci Mbokani will be sidelined for six weeks after suffering a hamstring injury, dealing a blow to their hopes of staying in the Premier League. Mbokani will miss a significant chunk of Hull’s battle for survival after being forced off in the second half of Saturday’s 1-1 draw with Burnley. “Dieumerci Mbokani is set to be out for six weeks after suffering a hamstring injury,” Hull’s website said. Mbokani has yet to score in 12 appearances for second-bottom Hull since joining on loan from Dynamo Kiev until the end of the season. The ... Read more

Where to find Arsenal vs. Hull City on US TV and streaming

If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Arsenal vs. Hull City, you’ve come to the right place. Arsenal against Hull features the Gunners trying to solidify a spot in the top four for Champions League qualification while the Tigers are trying to escape relegation. With Hull City playing better and Arsenal slipping, this should be an entertaining match to watch. Game: Arsenal vs. Hull City Kickoff: Saturday 7:30am ET / 4:30am PT Looking to watch Arsenal vs. Hull City online from work, home or on the go? If you live in the USA, there are several options ... Read more