Category: Hull City

Can the Tigers halt ‘Hot’ Spurs in season finale?

After relegation was confirmed last Sunday with a crushing 0-4 defeat at Crystal Palace all eyes turn to the KCOM tomorrow when the second best team in the league Tottenham, led superbly by leading goal scorer Harry Kane are the opposition for the last Premier League game for the foreseeable future. All City fans will ...

City’s survival fight ends with a whimper as Palace run riot

After Swansea’s win at Sunderland yesterday it was a simple equation for Hull City. It was win or bust as anything other than 3 points would spell relegation back to the Championship. In a game they simply had to win Marco Silva’s side went out with a whimper rather than a roar as Crystal Palace ...

Preview Crystal Palace V Hull City. Win or bust for Silva’s side

This game doesn’t need building up in any way because it is of monumental importance. Swansea have made the equation simple by doing what City couldn’t and beating already relegated Sunderland. That 2-0 win for the Swans means that if Marco Silva can’t mastermind City’s first away win since August, ironically at Swansea, then Hull ...

Can City beat the Drop?

It’s all come down to this. City have two games to save their Premier League skins. In true Hull City fashion they have made life hard for themselves. After holding the advantage over Swansea Marco Silva’s side lost 2-0 at home to already relegated Sunderland to hand the advantage to the Swans who beat Everton ...

2 games to go… What is the state of play now for Hull City?

Last weekend's defeat to relegated Sunderland was a hammer blow to the Tigers' hopes of remaining in the Premier League beyond this season. It was viewed as a 'banker' for Marco Silva's men; three points they were expected to win. In typical City style it wasn't to be as they delivered an unconvincing and nervy ...

Can the Tigers avoid the slippery slope to potential disaster?

The Tigers slipped into the relegation zone with only two games left to save their skin and the possible seismic disaster of the drop to the Championship and beyond. Each and every City fan will be praying that Sunderland can re-produce last Saturday's result at home to drop rivals Swansea to give the Tigers hope ...

City’s Premier League dream may just be over 

Oh dear. What a terrible day for Hull City. Home bankers to beat already relegated Sunderland, City and Marco Silva's unbelievable home record came to a shuddering halt, losing 2-0 to the Black Cats at the KCOM. It was a difficult first half for the Tigers, unable to break down the Sunderland defence and a ...

Preview Hull City v Sunderland

The term “must win game” is banded around a lot in football these days. It’s right up there with “relegation 6 pointer” as the go to line of any football commentator introducing a match involving a team close to the bottom of the table at the dying stages of the season. This really is a ...

What did we learn from the Southampton game?

I think any City fan would have happily taken a point prior to Eldin Jakupovic's penalty heroics as he saved Tadic's effort. It's a huge moment in Hull's rollercoaster season and given Swansea's result against Man United, makes it all the more important to keep picking up points. What did we learn from the Tigers' ...