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January 18th

Hull City will be looking to make it seven league wins in a row when they travel to Aston Villa. The recent great run of form has taken the Tigers to within four points of the Championship's play-off spots. Boss Nigel Adkins is under no illusions as to the challenge awaiting the Tigers tomorrow

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Hull City boss Nigel Adkins says they still want to bring in a few players:
He says he's looking for the right players to bolster the squad, and that character is important. 
The in-form Tigers are looking for their seventh straight league win, when they travel to Aston Villa tomorrow.
City are currently within four points of the Championship's play-off spots.

January 17th

Hull City boss Nigel Adkins says there are things going on behind the scenes to bring in new players before the January transfer deadline.
Among the players rumoured to be on the way to the Tigers is Matthew Connolly, a defender from Cardiff.
Adkins says he's gone back to Wales, but it's nothing to do with money, he's not failed a medical and the deal is not yet dead.

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Meanwhile the Tigers boss has commented on news that the manager of Leeds United has had all opponents watched before playing them this season.
Marcelo Bielsa is being investigated by the FA, after sending someone to spy on Derby's training session ahead of their game last week.
Adkins says he researches the opposition, watches games and press conferences, but has never sent anyone to watch the opposition train.

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Hull City's Jarrod Bowen says they've shown great character, to recover from a poor start to the season.
The Tigers have risen from bottom of the table, to four points of the play-offs.
Bowen says the team have been able to grind out results, when they need too.

January 16th

Hull City's Callum Burton's described his loan spell at Chesterfield as a great learning experience.
The 22-year-old goalkeeper's spent the first half of the season at the National League outfit making 22 appearances.
Burton's back at the University of Hull Training Ground, but is hoping for another loan move to continue his development.

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Hull City boss Nigel Adkins is hopeful top scorer Jarrod Bowen, will still be at the club by the end of the transfer window.
The forward has attracted interest from both Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City.
Adkins says he's confident he can keep his best players at the KCOM Stadium.

January 15th

Hull City's Reece Burke says confidence is high but the Tigers aren't getting carried away with their current winning spell.
Burke and Jordy de Wijs have formed a defensive partnership since Tommy Elphick was recalled to Aston Villa. Burke says Elphick was a steadying influence and that it's vital that everyone keeps switched on for a clean sheet each game.

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Hull City's Stephen Kingsley says their 3-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday was their best performance of the season.
The wins propels the Tigers into play-off contention, only weeks after they were in the bottom three.
Kingsley says there's a fantastic mentality in the squad, and they won't be looking to change a winning formula.

January 14th

Hull City Head Coach Nigel Adkins says there's now a weight of expectation on his side after recent success. The Tigers are now 10th in the Championship after beating Sheffield Wednesday 3 nil at the KCOM Stadium. He says they are on a roll and need to keep working hard, now that they are four points off the play-off spots. 

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Hull City boss Nigel Adkins says his side looked a massive threat going forward against Sheffield Wednesday.
The Tigers ran out 3-0 winners, thanks to brace from Jarrod Bowen, and an effort from Fraizer Campbell.
The result moves City up to tenth, four points off the play-offs.
Adkins says they'll still take it one game at a time, but they can be more optimistic about the season.

January 11th

Hull City's Kevin Stewart says it's a happy dressing room this season.
He says there's a lot less arguments this season, and the understanding between players and staff is better.
Nigel Adkins has turned things round at the club, after a poor start to the season.
City could move themselves further into play-off contention, with a win against Sheffield Wednesday tomorrow

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Hull City's great run of form in December which saw them pick up 16 points has seen the Tigers scoop two awards.
Nigel Adkins has been named the Championship's manager of the month, with Jarrod Bowen picking up the player award.

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Hull City boss Nigel Adkins says they have to believe they can get into the play-offs.
City face Sheffield Wednesday tomorrow, looking to close the seven point gap to the top six.
Adkins says they need to keep on picking up points.

January 10th

Hull City's Vice Chairman Ehab Allam says they have no intention of selling key players.
In recent weeks, Jarrod Bowen has been linked with a move away from the KCOM Stadium
Allam says they're working to enhance the sqaud, to close the gap between City and the top six.

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Hull City's Keane Lewis-Potter has described his first team debut in last weekend's defeat at Millwall as the realisation of a dream.
The 17-year-old academy product played the last 10 minutes of the FA Cup match.
He says it was a proud moment for both him and his family.

January 9th

Hull City's Jon Toral says they won't let the defeat at Millwall knock them off course.
The Tigers are on a five match winning streak in the league, but slipped up on Sunday in the FA Cup.
Toral says they'll be looking to bounce back at the first time of asking, against Sheffield Wednesday on Saturday.

January 8th

Hull City's under-23s were beaten 3-1 by Leeds United last night.
Lewis Ritson scored the Tigers goal.

January 7th

Hull City Under-23s return to league action in 2019 tonight, when they host Leeds United.
They'll be looking to bounce back from the 2-1 away defeat at Sheffield Wednesday before Christmas.
The Tigers currently sit bottom of the table, in the Northern Section of the Professional Development League.

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Hull City have been knocked out of the FA Cup at Millwall after conceding two goals in three minutes.
This was despite Jon Toral scoring his second goal of the season to give the Tigers the lead.
Head coach Nigel Adkins says despite the result, the game was valuable experience for some of the younger players, including Keane Lewis Potter who came on to make his debut.

January 4th

Hull City's Will Keane has completed a loan move to Ipswich for the remainder of the season.
Head Coach Nigel Adkins says it will be good experience.
Adkins hinted that a deal to sign Ashley Fletcher on loan could be revived, after his move from Middlesbrough collapsed in the summer.
City are back in action on Sunday, when they travel to Millwall in the FA Cup 3rd Round.

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Hull City's Reece Burke says he was more pleased with the clean sheet, than the team bagging six goals against Bolton.
The Tigers excellent run in the Championship continued on Tuesday, to extend their winning streak to five games.
Burke says it was fantastic to see Chris Martin and Nouha Dicko, open their accounts for the season.
City are back in action on Sunday against Millwall in the FA Cup 3rd round.

January 3rd

Hull City's Kamil Grosicki's been named in the EFL Team of Week following his man of the match performance in the Tigers' 6-0 win against Bolton.
The Polish international scored two goals in the victory which lifted City to 13th in the Championship.
It's the second time Grosicki been included in the team of the week this season - featuring after the Tigers' drew 3-3 with Birmingham in November.

January 2nd

Hull City striker Chris Martin says relief was the primary emotion he felt after netting his first Tigers goal in the 6-0 victory over Bolton.
The 30-year-old scored City's fourth goal of the game in his 16th game for the team.
He says 2018 was one of his most difficult, but hopes the goal will be the first of many.

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Hull City's Assistant Head Coach Andy Crosby says the team were never far away from a good run, despite being bottom of the table earlier in the season.
The Tigers thrashed Bolton Wanderers 6-0 yesterday, to continue their fine run of form.
Nigel Adkins' side have won five on the trot, and sit top of the form table, for the last ten Championship rounds.
However, Crosby insists the team needs to keep developing, as the gap between them and the top six narrows.

December 31st

Hull City goalkeeper David Marshall says their recent good run is down to hard work and a fantastic team spirit. Saturday's 2-0 win at Leeds United was the Tigers fourth straight victory and moved them within 9 points of the Championship's play-off spots. Tomorrow City host Bolton in the league. The club is advising supporters that there is no park and ride service operating.

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Hull City's Nigel Adkins says everyone at the club has something to look forward to in 2019 after a great end to 2018 which concluded in the Tigers winning 2-0 at Leeds.
The victory against the Championship's table-toppers on Saturday was only the second league win they've claimed at Elland Road in 30 years.
City, who have won their last four games, host Bolton tomorrow.

December 28th

Hull City's Jordy de Wijs says the Tigers must not believe they are clear of danger, despite their current great run of form.
The win at Preston North End saw City climb above their hosts in the Championship table. They've gained 21 points from a possible 30 to leave them 15th, nine points from both the play-offs and relegation zone.
The Tigers face Yorkshire rivals Leeds United on Saturday at Elland Road.

December 27th

Hull City boss Nigel Adkins says there's still a lot of work to do as the Tigers face a tough match this weekend. 
Yesterday's win at Preston North End has put City on 30 points, 15th in the Championship.
They face top-of-the-table Leeds United in Saturday's Yorkshire derby at Elland Road.

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It was a late Christmas present for Hull City fans, after the Tigers made it three wins in a row with a 2-1 win at Preston.
Jackson Irvine signed off in style ahead of his departure for the Asian Cup with Australia, scoring in both halves yesterday.
The result moves City to 15th in the Championship table, just 9 points off the play-offs.

December 24th

Hull City's Jarrod Bowen has saluted his teammates after a fifth win in their last nine outings.
The winger said they were working hard for each other, bouncing back after going a goal down against Swansea City at the KCOM Stadium on Saturday night.
They visit Preston North End on Boxing Day and Bowen says the challenge is to maintain the consistency.

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Hull City's Jarrod Bowen says everyone played their part on Saturday, as the Tigers ran out 3-2 winners against Swansea.
City fought back from 1-0 down, to take a 3-1 lead, thanks to a brace from Bowen and Tommy Elphick.
A late Swansea goal wasn't enough to stop the Tigers taking three points.
Bowen says the team have found a level of consistency, and it's important to keep it up.

December 21st

Hull City's Frazier Campbell's says it's important they focus on their own performance and not on tomorrow's opposition Swansea.
The in-form striker knows the Welsh side will come to the KCOM full of confidence, after coming from behind to beat Sheffield Wednesday last week.
The Tigers are looking to make it five unbeaten.

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Hull City's Fraizer Campbell says it's a great feeling to be back among the goals.
The 31-year-old has scored six goals in his last seven appearances, form which has coincided with the team picking up 14 points from a possible 21.
The striker says no-one's getting carried away with the change of form, and that they can't afford to become complacent.

December 20th

Hull City's Jackson Irvine has been called up to represent Australia at the Asian Cup. Irvine is one of eight British-based players to be included in Head Coach Graham Arnold’s squad which will assemble next week for training. 
The midfielder is set to depart after Hull City’s away game against Preston North End on Boxing Day.

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Hull City's Stephen Kingsley's praised the recent form of striker Fraizer Campbell - who's brace helped the Tigers to a 2-0 win against Brentford over the weekend.
Kingsley says it great to see Campbell amongst the goals - both for him personally and for the team.
City host Swansea on Saturday looking to make it five games unbeaten.

December 19th

Hull City's Brandon Fleming says it was nice to see years of hard work pay off.
The 19-year-old made his league debut last month when he started in the 2-2 draw at Millwall.
He got his first taste of league action at the KCOM Stadium last weekend, coming off the bench in the win over Brentford.
The left-back says he wants to gain more first team experience before the season ends.

December 18th

Hull City's Stephen Kingsley says it was great to back involved with the team for the first time since the end of October.
He says it wasn't the prettiest of performances in the Tigers 2-0 win over Brentford, but they got the job done.
Kingsley returned to action after suffering a hip problem at Bolton.

December 17th

Hull City's Ondrej Mazuch has hailed Saturday's win against Brentford as a good team performance.It was the Czech centre-back's first start in months after a pre-season knee injury had limited him to appearances as a substitute. He says they were compact and very strong in defence in the two-nil win at the KCOM Stadium. Hull City face Swansea City on Saturday in a 5.30 kick-off.

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Hull City boss Nigel Adkins has praised the professional nature of the side's 2-0 victory over Brentford.
Frazier Campbell scored both goals in the opening 21 minutes, before a resolute defensive display saw the Tigers make it four games unbeaten.

December 14th

Hull City boss Nigel Adkins says it's been hard to pick a consistent starting 11.  Adkins is set to be without several players for tomorrow's visit of Brentford.
Eric Lichaj, Reece Burke, Jordy De Wijs and Robbie McKenzie are all doubts for the game.

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Hull City's head coach Nigel Adkins says Brentford will prove to be a force to be reckoned with, despite their position just above the Tigers in the Championship.
They're the visitors to the KCOM Stadium tomorrow, as City aim to push further away from the bottom three. 
Adkins says he takes no comfort, from Brentford's recent poor performances.

December 13th

The Hull City striker, Fraizer Campbell, has expressed his delight at being voted the player of the month by fans. The 31 year old scored the winner against West Brom and bagged a brace in the 3-all draw at Birmingham City. 
His goals, plus a winner against Bolton in October, was his best run of form for more than a decade.
He says it's nice to be recognised.

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Hull City captain Markus Henriksen says it's important to keep the momentum going.
The Tigers have only lost one of their last seven games, and currently sit three points above the relegation zone.
The Norwegian international says Saturday's fixture against Brentford is a massive game, as the away side are only a point above City.

December 12th

The debut of Hull City's Brandon Fleming against Millwall has been praised by his Academy manager. The Hull-born left-back – who has been on the Tigers' books since the age of ten – produced a gutsy performance.
Jon Beale said it was a positive and proud weekend for everyone involved with the Academy.

December 11th

Hull City youngster Keane Lewis-Potter continued his fine form for the Under-23's last night, scoring both goals in a 2-0 win over Bolton.
The Tigers's Under-23 side had been on a five match league losing streak.
George Long, Kevin Stewart and Will Keane all featured in the game.

December 10th

Hull City's Nigel Adkins has praised the team for their efforts in the weekend's 2-2 draw at Millwall. 
The result leaves the Tigers 19th in the table.
Jordy de Wijs and Daniel Batty are being checked over today after leaving the pitch on Saturday with thigh and ankle problems respectively.

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Hull City captain Markus Henriksen says they had to show resilience and good character, to take a point away at Millwall.
The Tigers drew 2-2 in the capital, with Kamil Grosicki and Henriksen getting the goals for City.
The point extends the Tigers' unbeaten run on their travels to four games, and puts them three points clear of the bottom three.

December 7th

Hull City's boss Nigel Adkins has challenged young midfielder Max Sheaf to continue his development following a two-and-half year deal with the club.
The 18-year-old had his first taste of senior football this season, coming off the bench against Derby County in the Cup.
He joined the Hull City Academy in 2016 having previously been on the books at Arsenal.
Tomorrow the Tigers face a trip to Millwall, hoping to build on last weekend's 3-2 win at QPR.

December 6th

Hull City's first team boss Nigel Adkins has praised the under-18's side for progressing into the fourth round of the FA Youth Cup. The Tigers had to come from behind and play the last 10 minutes with 10 men in the 2-1 victory over Cardiff. 
Meanwhile Adkins says the first team could be without Reece Burke and Eric Lihaj for the weekend's trip to Millwall.

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Hull City's under 18's side have made it through to the fourth round of the FA Youth Cup.
They came from behind to beat Cardiff 2-1 despite having to play the last 10 minutes with 10 men.
Meanwhile young midfielder Max Sheaf will continue his development at the club having signed a new two-and-a-half year deal with the Tigers.
The 18-year-old has already made his senior debut, coming off the bench in the cup game against Derby.

December 5th

Hull City winger Jarrod Bowen says Saturday's clash at Millwall will be another tough game. The Tigers are buoyed by an unbeaten run of three away games which has lifted them out of the relegation zone in the Championship.
Bowen adds that they'll be determined to produce another performance good enough to take all three points.

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Hull City's Jarrod Bowen wants the Tigers to push on having moved out of the bottom three following an impressive 3-2 win at QPR.
It moved City up to 19th, two points clear of the drop zone.
Bowen scored a brace, taking his tally to six this season.

December 4th

Hull City have been drawn away to Millwall in the third round of the FA Cup.
It means a second trip to The Den in the space of four weeks - with the Tigers playing there this weekend.

December 3rd

Hull City's Reece Burke has paid tribute to team-mates Kamil Grosicki and Jarrod Bowen following Saturday's vital 3-2 Championship victory at Queens Park Rangers.
Burke says they're both dangerous and can cause plenty of problems for defences. Bowen was on the scoresheet twice on Saturday whilst Grosicki has impressed since returning to the starting line-up after the international break.
The Tigers are back in the Capital, to face Millwall on Saturday.

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Hull City's Jarrod Bowen was delighted to get back on the scoresheet as Hull City picked up an impressive 3-2 win at QPR at the weekend.
Bowen scored twice and created a third, as the Tigers climbed out of the Championship's relegation zone.
Prior to this he had gone six games without finding the back of the net.

November 30th 

Hull City boss Nigel Adkins says it'll be a difficult game at Queens Park Rangers.
City will head to the capital tomorrow, looking to escape the relegation zone.
Markus Henriksen, Eric Lichaj, Dan Batty and Reece Burke are all doubts for the game.

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Hull City boss Nigel Adkins says the lack of goals, since the return from the international break isn't a concern:
The Tigers drew 0-0 with table-toppers Norwich on Tuesday night.
Tomorrow, City head to London to face Queen's Park Rangers.

November 29th

Hull City head coach Nigel Adkins says he'll wait on the fitness of several players before finalising his plans for Saturday's trip to QPR.
Henrikson picked up an ankle injury and Lichaj a hamstring knock in Tuesday's goalless draw against table-toppers Norwich.
The Tigers hope to welcome back striker Frazier Campbell who missed the mid-week game.

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Hull City head coach Nigel Adkins says they could've had plenty more points on the board, if they could've cut out mistakes:
The Tigers are in the bottom three, but picked up a good point against Norwich City on Tuesday.
They return to action on Saturday at Queens Park Rangers.

 

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