All posts by FanaticHull

Preview: Norwich City v Hull City. Can Slutsky’s side finally end away day blues?

Hull City AFC travel to Norwich's Carrow Road on Saturday looking to build on their impressive 6-1 win over Birmingham - seems ages ago now right?  After failing to win their previous five games that result, and it goes without saying, was a real boost for Leonid Slutsky and his side. Perspective must be put ...

Superb second half sees Tigresses progress in the FA Cup.

Hull City Ladies travelled to the Cumberland arena this afternoon to take on Crewe Alexandra Ladies in the 3rd qualifying round of the Women's FA Cup and came away triumphant 1-4 after an indifferent display. Crewe the only side to take points off the Tigresses this season set up defensively has they had in the ...

Preview: North Ferriby United vs FC United of Manchester: Non League Day 2017.

Bottom of the table North Ferriby United are looking to put their first win on the board since the 19th of August against an FC United of Manchester side who, although starting poorly, are unbeaten in their last 6 games. Tomorrow is not just an important game for Ferriby, but it is an important for ...

Home comforts won’t be enough to prevent Championship dogfight

Already this early in the season the alarm bells are starting to ring. Reality needs to kick in pretty damn quick otherwise we may just get out of this division through the trap door and not the stairway to heaven. Talk of bouncing straight back to the promised land has dried up quicker then camel ...

Scruton the shining light

He's been there, seen it, done it and got the Grand Final winners ring. Nick Scruton has racked up  over 300 senior appearances in a fifteen year career in the engine room, but I will admit i was sceptical when he came to Rovers last season, stepping down a division at 32 (33 on Christmas ...

We did it – Rovers are back!

As the clock counted down those final few seconds of the match against Widnes and the reality of a successful promotion campaign hit home, I spent a few seconds reflecting on the last couple of years and the events that had led up to this moment. Wembley 2015 was the start of something for Rovers I ...

Terrific Tigresses maul the Feds.

Hull City Ladies continued their excellent run of form to demolish Liverpool Marshall Feds 3-0 at Hull Uni today and consolidate their position at the top of Northern Division One. Boasting the only 100% record before today's game Liverpool Feds came flying out of the blocks and immediately had Rachel Gay's side on the back ...

Fantastic City blow away the Brummies. 

Finally something good to talk about for Hull City! A fantastic and much needed performance helped the Tigers to a magnificent 6-1 victory against fellow strugglers Birmingham City at the KCOM Stadium.  City made 3 changes to the team which disappointingly lost 2-1 to Preston North End on Tuesday night, with Kamil Grosicki, Jon Toral ...

Report: FC double dream ended at Headingley.

Hull FC's dreams of a Grand Final and Challenge Cup double ended tonight at Headingley as they were beaten 18-16 by a determined Leeds Rhinos side. Looking to end a 10 year hoodoo at Headingley and get to their first Grand Final since 2006, Lee Radford's men couldn't find the killer punch to put Leeds ...