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March 20th

Hull FC's Matty Dawson-Jones says it'll be a bonus if he can play again before the end of the year.
The 28-year-old suffered a serious knee injury in a training session, following the season opener with Hull KR.
He's back at the training ground to begin his rehabilitation, and says his teammates have been very supportive.

March 19th

Hull FC's new signing Andre Savelio says he could make his debut this weekend against London Broncos.
The 23-year-old could be set for a return to competitive action, after spending the majority of 2018 on the sidelines through injury.
He says he enjoyed his first training session and can't wait to get back out on the field.

March 18th

Hull FC were beaten 31-12 against Wakefield Trinity on Friday night, with Head Coach Lee Radford saying that got what they deserved.
Radford says the performance was nowhere near the standard they had set in the last five weeks.

March 15th

Hull FC's Carlos Tuimavave says they were unlucky to lose their first two Super League games.
The Black and Whites have turned things around since then, winning three on the bounce.
They have the chance to make it four wins on the trot against Wakefield Trinity tonight at the KCOM Stadium.

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Hull FC will be looking to make it four wins on the bounce later on tonight, when they face Wakefield Trinity at the KCOM Stadium.
Ratu Naulogo is in the squad. His recent performances have been praised by player Carlos Tuimavave.
Meanwhile Brad Fash has joined Championship side Toronto Wolfpack on a one-month loan deal.

March 14th

Hull FC will be looking to make it four wins in a row when they host Wakefield on Friday. The Black and Whites carried on their recent great run of form with a 34-10 victory against Leeds last week. FC's head coach Lee Radford is not expecting an easy ride from the visitors.

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Hull FC's new signing NRL forward Andre Savelio is due to arrive in the city on Saturday.
The Black and Whites signed the 23-year-old on a three-year-deal.
Head coach Lee Radford says he's a good addition.

March 13th

Hull FC's Brad Fash could be making his first appearance of this year's Super League campaign when the Black and Whites host Wakefield on Friday. 
The city-born forward has been named in the squad, replacing Mickey Paea who's out with a rib injury.
Veteran forward Gareth Ellis and Fijian Ratu Naulago are also listed.
Head coach Lee Radford has praised Ratu's performances.

March 12th

Hull FC head coach Lee Radford says forward duo Chris Green and Josh Bowden are set to return to action at the end of this month. 
Josh Bowden has been out with an injury picked up last May in the Challenge Cup clash against Featherstone Rovers.
Green suffered a season-ending torn Achilles in the Super 8s clash away to Huddersfield Giants.

March 11th

New Black & Whites’ recruit Andre Savelio says he's excited about returning to Super League after signing for Hull FC. 
The 23-year old has joined the club on a three-year contract. He's due to leave Brisbane next week and join the Airlie Birds.

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Hull FC have signed NRL forward Andre Savelio from Brisbane Broncos on a three-year deal.
He can play back row or through the middle and will return to the UK this week to meet up with his new teammates.
On the field and the Black and Whites beat Leeds Rhinos 34-10 on Friday night.

March 8th

Hull FC's head coach Lee Radford says they won't underestimate Leeds Rhinos when the teams meet tonight.
The Black and Whites have won their last two matches, with tonight's visitors having lost their last two games.
FC have been boosted by the return of Jamie Shaul and Scott Taylor into the squad.

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Hull FC are looking to make it three wins in a row, when Leeds Rhinos visit the KCOM Stadium tonight.
The Black and Whites backed up their first win of the season at Wigan, with two points against Huddersfield last week.
FC's Albert Kelly says the team is growing in confidence.

March 7th

Hull FC's Albert Kelly says he's pleased to be back playing for the Black and Whites, after returning from injury in last week's win at Huddersfield.
Kelly's in the squad for tomorrow's visit of Leeds Rhinos.
FC also welcome back Jamie Shaul and Scott Taylor.
Shaul returns after passing a head test and Taylor after serving a three-match ban.

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Hull FC's Mickey Paea says they've been great in their last two games and want to continue the run against Leeds Rhinos tomorrow.
The Black and Whites have picked up two wins on the bounce, at Wigan Warriors and Huddersfield Giants.
Paea says they'll be coming up against a desperate Leeds side, but says if they can carry on playing well they should win.

March 6th

Hull FC have been boosted by the possible return of two key players for Friday's clash against Leeds Rhinos.
Jamie Shaul has passed a head test and is available, with vice-captain Scott Taylor returning after serving a three-match suspension.
It's some good news after it was revealed Jake Connor will be sidelined for up to six weeks after picking up a knee injury.

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Hull FC's Jake Connor will be sidelined for up to six weeks, after picking up a knee injury against Huddersfield Giants on Sunday.
Connor was replaced after going down injured at the end of the first half.
Head Coach Lee Radford says he's disappointed to lose a key player, but hopes to have him back in time for the busy Easter period.

March 5th

Fetuli Talanoa could return to action for Hull FC tomorrow night after suffering a knee injury in pre-season training.
He's been named in the Black and Whites reserves side for the trip to Keighley Cougars.
Meanwhile Jack Logan has joined Toronto Wolfpack on a one-month loan deal.

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Hull FC's Josh Griffin says he enjoyed his stint at full-back against Huddersfield Giants, after Jake Connor went off with an injury.
Griffin scored two tries in a 28-8 victory.
He says getting more of the ball ensures he's more involved in the game.

March 4th

Hull FC made it back-to-back away victories at weekend, beating Huddersfield Giants 28-8 in torrid conditions.
On his 300th career appearance, Joe Westerman bagged a brace, as the Black and Whites came from behind after half time.
Head Coach Lee Radford confirmed that Jake Connor came off with a knee injury at the break.

March 1st

Albert Kelly returns to the Hull FC squad after injury as they look to make it back to back wins against Huddersfield Giants on Sunday. 
The Black and Whites picked up their first league victory, after 13 straight defeats, against Wigan Warriors last weekend. 
Hull FC Head Coach Lee Radford says last year's injury crisis scuppered the season.

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Hull FC's Joe Westerman says confidence is high following last weekend's win at Wigan.
The Black and Whites travel to Huddersfield Giants on Sunday.
The West Yorkshire side have lost all three of their games so far, and sit bottom of Super League. 

February 28th

Hull FC Head Coach Lee Radford says former captain Gareth Ellis has had a big impact in the last week. 
The 37-year-old came out of retirement for the clash against Wigan Warriors. 
He's expected to be involved for Sunday's game at Huddersfield Giants. 

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Hull FC's Joe Westerman says Sunday's win against Wigan Warriors was "massive".
The win ended a 13 match losing streak in Super League. 
The Black and Whites travel to Huddersfield Giants on Sunday. 
Westerman says the week off prior to Wigan helped.

February 27th

Hull FC's Danny Houghton says they've got to build on Sunday's impressive victory at Wigan.
The Black and Whites won 23-22, thanks to a Marc Sneyd golden point drop goal.
hey travel to Huddersfield on Sunday.

February 25th

Match winner Marc Sneyd has spoken of his relief after kicking the drop-goal to earn Hull FC’s first victory of the 2019 Super League season. He said the win over Wigan, by 23 points to 22, takes a lot of pressure off them. He added that they've missed that winning feeling and it was great to have it back.

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Hull FC's Marc Sneyd snatched a dramatic Golden Point victory in an impressive win at Wigan.
The Black and Whites won 23-22 - their first Super League win of the season.

February 22nd

Hull FC have signed winger Ratu Naulago on a one-year deal, after a successful trial period.
The Fijian born winger scored a hat-trick in the Airlie Birds reserve game against Wakefield Trinity at the weekend.
Head Coach Lee Radford says he's improving.
Naulogo is in the 19-man squad to face Wigan Warriors on Sunday,

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Hull FC travel to Wigan Warriors on Sunday looking to end a 13 match losing streak in Super League.
Wigan were beaten by Sydney Roosters in the World Club Challenge last weekend.
Head Coach Lee Radford says they'll have to perform well. 

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Hull FC's Gareth Ellis is coming out of retirement for the Airlie Birds Super League match against Wigan on Sunday.
He made a surprise comeback for the Black and Whites reserve team against Wakefield Trinity last weekend.
Now he's been named in the 19-man squad for the first team and could make his 100th appearance for the club

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Hull FC's Carlos Tuimavave says the squad are eager to put some things right after their two opening defeats, when they travel to Wigan on Sunday.
The Black and Whites had last week off - which Tuimavave says came at a good time to freshen up and get a few sore bodies right.

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Five City of Hull Academy players have been named in a 68-player England Youth National Performance Squad.
Alex Dickens, Bailer Dawson, Jacob Hookem, Joel Speed and Leon Stewart have all made the list.
The team will play several International Test matches later this year.

February 21st

Tributes have been paid to former Hull FC player John Maloney, who has died.
He played 226 games for the Black and Whites in a spell at the Boulevard spanning from 1965 to 1974.
In that time he kicked 674 goals and scored 38 tries.

February 18th

Hull FC's Jack Logan says the return of reserve rugby, gives players the chance to impress.
Logan featured for the reserves, as they beat Wakefield Trinity's reserves 24-14 on Saturday.
Logan, who has suffered with injuries in recent years, says it's a great opportunity to get back into first grade rugby.

February 14th

Hull FC's Danny Houghton says he's looking forward to getting on the pitch at Anfield at this years Magic Weekend.
Houghton is a boyhood Liverpool supporter, and says he's been in the crowd at Anfield lots of times.
Liverpool will host the event in May, where the Black and Whites will take on Huddersfield Giants.

February 12th

Hull FC's Scott Taylor has received a three-match suspension, after he was charged with a Grade C and Grade B offence.
Both were for 'dangerous contact' during the game against Castleford last week.

February 8th

Hull FC fell to their second successive defeat of the season last night, losing 26-18 at home to Castleford Tigers.
Head Coach Lee Radford says they has enough opportunities to win the game, but weren't clinical enough.
Radford also confirmed that Matty Dawson-Jones, who was signed in the closed season, will miss the rest of the season after suffering an ACL injury in training.

February 7th

Hull FC will be determined to secure their first points of this Super League season tonight at the KCOM Stadium. They take on Castleford Tigers. Coach Lee Radford will be without seven senior players but loose forward Joe Westerman is looking forward to facing his hometown team.

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Hull FC welcome Castleford Tigers tonight in their first home game of the Super League season.
Coach Lee Radford is keen to secure the first points of the campaign. He's boosted by the return of Joe Westerman and Jake Connor to the squad.
Radford says they've learnt lessons from the Hull derby, but know the dangers posed by the visitors.

February 6th

Hull FC's Joe Westerman has spoken of his delight at recovering from a long-standing knee injury.

The loose-forward is in contention to start the first Superleague clash of the season, tomorrow night, at the KCOM Stadium against Castleford Tigers.

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Hull FC will be without seven senior players for their first home fixture of the season against Castleford on Thursday.
This includes Dean Hadley, who suffered an abdominal strain in training this week.
The Black and Whites are looking for their first win of the season, having lost to city rivals Hull KR on the opening day.

February 5th

Hull FC welcome back Jake Connor and Joe Westerman for the visit of Castleford Tigers on Thursday night. England international Connor missed the defeat against Hull KR after serving a one-match suspension. Westerman's recovered from a knee injury, which has kept him out of Super League action since July.

February 4th

Hull FC head coach Lee Radford says he had to give his players a talking too for being disappointed after their loss to Hull KR last week.
The Black and Whites led twice, before losing 18-16 in the final few seconds of the game.

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Despite the dramatic 18-16 defeat against Hull KR, Hull FC coach Lee Radford was pleased with the side's efforts in the season opener.
He says they will only get stronger with the return of Jake Connor, who was banned for Friday's match.

February 1st

In just a few hours, Hull's Super League teams will go head to head in the season opener
Hull FC's Jamie Shaul was born in the city, and is fully aware of the magnitude of the game.
He says it's a huge fixture.

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Tonight's the night that Hull's Super League clubs will go head to head in the season opener.
Hull FC's Danny Houghton says the opening derby game has upped to ante in pre-season.

January 31st

The countdown is on as Hull's Super League sides kick off their league campaign tomorrow night with a local derby.
Hull FC head coach Lee Radford will be without eight senior players for the trip across the city to Craven Park.

January 30th

Hull FC will be without Jake Connor for this week's Super League opener against Hull KR.
The Black and Whites lost their appeal against a one-match ban, which he picked up against St Helens in pre-season.

January 24th

Ellery Hanley MBE will chair a panel of Rugby League greats in a radical revamp of the voting system, to decide Super League’s most prestigious individual honour, the Steve Prescott MBE Man of Steel.
Hanley has won the award three times since it was introduced in 1977, and it was renamed in 2014 in honour of Prescott, a former Hull player.

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Hull FC's Jack Brown says playing alongside some experienced forwards in FC's friendlies has helped with his performances.
The 18-year-old has featured in all three of the Airlie Birds friendlies.

January 23rd

Hull FC's young forward Jack Brown says he's hoping for a competitive debut this season.
The 18-year-old has featured in all three of the Black and Whites pre-season games.
Brown says he hopes the experience will help him, if he's given a first-team call up.

January 22nd

Hull FC's Josh Griffin says it's going to be a big few weeks of pre-season training. 
It's less than two weeks before the Black and Whites face Hull KR in the season opener.

January 21st

Hull FC fell to a 28-18 defeat at St Helens as part of their pre-season preparations.
The Black and Whites welcomed back Marc Sneyd, Sika Manu, Carlos Tuimavave, Josh Griffin and Mark Minichiello at the weekend.

January 18th

Hull FC are also in pre-season action this weekend, facing St Helens. Lee Radford takes his side to the Totally Wicked Stadium to get a final glimpse before the  Superleague Round One clash with Hull KR in a fortnight.

January 17th

Five first team stars look set to make their first appearances of the year when Hull FC take on St Helens in their final pre-season friendly on Saturday.
Lee Radford will take a 23-man squad to the Totally Wicked Stadium including Marc Sneed, Sika Man-u and Josh Griffin.
England international Jonny Lomax celebrates his testimonial match against the Black and Whites.

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Hull FC's Mark Minichiello says he's relieved to be back in the first team set-up, after a hernia operation ended his season early in 2018.
The 36-year-old has had further treatment to allow him to run without pain.
He says he hopes he can get through Saturday's game against St Helens, to put him a good position to feature in Round One.

January 15th

Hull FC's Danny Washbrook says he was delighted to score a try in his testimonial match, despite losing the game.
Washbrook celebrated his testimonial with former Wakefield team mate Danny Kirmond.
Washbrook says it was a good exercise for the players who'd been out a while, and blew off a few pre-season cobwebs.

January 14th

Hull FC's Head Coach Lee Radford praised the performance of young forward Jack Brown, despite a defeat at Wakefield yesterday.
A youthful FC side were beaten 30-24, with several star names yet to make an appearance in pre-season.
Radford says Brown used his strength well, using his height to get under players in defence.

January 11th

Hull FC's Cameron Scott says it's been a tough pre-season but they're ready for the new season.
Scott made his debut last year for the Black and Whites, going on to make half a dozen appearances last year.
FC travel to Wakefield on Sunday for a friendly, which also celebrates Danny Washbrook's testimonial

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Hull FC continue their pre-season preparations with a trip to Wakefield on Sunday.
The game also celebrates Danny Washbrook's testimonial.
Among those who could feature is Cameron Scott, who made six appearances for the Black and Whites last season.

January 10th

Hull FC's Cameron Scott says they're full of confidence going into the Super League season, despite the bad end to last year.
The Black and Whites lost 11-games in a row last year, but have started 2019 with a 72-12 friendly win at Doncaster.
This weekend they travel to Wakefield as Danny Washbrook celebrates his testimonial.

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Hull FC's new recruit Danny Langtree says he's enjoying playing full-time professional rugby:
The 27-year-old was part-time at previous club Oldham, before joining the Black and Whites on a two-year deal in September. 
He'll be hoping to play a part, when FC open their season with a trip to city rivals Hull KR on February 1st. 

January 9th

Hull FC's Jez Litten says it was rewarding to record a big win after a challenging pre-season campaign so far.
The 20-year-old hooker featured in Sunday's 72-12 win at Doncaster, saying he loved being out on the pitch.
This weekend the Airlie Birds travel to Wakefield as part of pre-season preparations.

January 8th

Hull FC's Dean Hadley says they have to be on guard defensively, when they face Super League opposition on Sunday.
The Black and Whites travel to Wakefield Trinity for their second pre-season game, following a comprehensive 72-12 victory over Doncaster. 
Hadley says he's expecting a much tougher test, as Wakefield are good side with a nice playing style. 

January 7th

Hull FC's Dean Hadley says the team physicality was clear to see, during their 72-12 victory over Doncaster yesterday.
The 26-year-old captained his hometown club for the first time.
He says everyone stood up to the task, including the younger players.

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Hull FC kicked off their pre-season friendlies with a 72-12 victory at Doncaster.
Head coach Lee Radford was particularly pleased with the young lads - with Liam Harris scoring a hat-trick.

January 4th

Hull FC's Lee Radford's included new recruits Danny Langtree and Levy Nzoungou in the squad for Sunday's friendly at Doncaster.
They join a host of first-team players including Dean Hadley, Danny Washbrook and Masi Matongo set to feature at the Keepmoat Stadium.

January 3rd

Hull FC's Sika Manu says there's a real buzz around the camp at the minute ahead of Sunday's opening friendly match at Doncaster.
He says the Black and Whites have got young boys with a lot of potential and energy and there's some exciting new faces in the squad.

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Hull FC's Sika Manu says a good start to their pre-season games, will give the team confidence going into the new campaign.
The Black and Whites play their first friendly on Sunday in South Yorkshire, when they face League One outfit Doncaster.
That'll be followed by games against Wakefield Trinity and St Helens.
Manu says it's been the hardest pre-season in his time at the club.

December 20th

Hull FC's head coach Lee Radford is expecting tough tests in his sides upcoming pre-season friendly matches.
The Black and Whites travel to Doncaster less than a week into the new year, before friendly games against Wakefield and St Helens.

December 19th

Hull FC's Andrew Bulman has left the club, and is set to join League 1 club Whitehaven.
The 19-year-old had recently relocated to Hull, but the club say he's struggled to settle in the area.

December 18th

Hull FC's Albert Kelly says they'll be doing everything in their power to edge city rivals Hull KR in their opening game of next year's Super League season.
Kelly, who's played for both the Robins and Airlie Birds, says it's going to be a big build up and the atmosphere at the derbies is mind-blowing.

 

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