Hull City

  • Premier League side Hull sign winger Tom Ince July 7, 2014

    Hull: English winger Tom Ince has ended his public search for a new team by staying in the Premier League and joining Hull City. The 22-year-old Ince embarked on a trip to Italy in a blaze of publicity but the player said he rejected the chance of following in his father...
  • Arsenal celebrate FA Cup win with trophy parade May 18, 2014

    For the tens of thousands Arsenal fans lining the streets of north London on Sunday, it had been a long time coming. After nine years spent desperately waiting for a title, they finally got the chance to celebrate the end of the drought as the Gunners paraded the FA Cup on...
  • Wenger hails Arsenal's Cup win as his most important success May 18, 2014

    London: Arsenal's dramatic Wembley win against Hull City was the most important victory of Arsene Wenger's 18 years in charge, the five-times FA Cup winning manger said on Saturday. Despite winning eight major trophies including three Premier League titles, during his long reign at the club, the Frenchman ranks their 3-2...
  • Arsenal end nine-year title drought with FA Cup win May 18, 2014

    London: Doused in champagne by Arsenal's victorious players, Arsene Wenger was a success again. The nine-year wait for a trophy was over, and the manager, who had felt the pressure of the drought, could finally celebrate on the Wembley Stadium field. For the fifth time in Wenger's 14 years, the Gunners...
  • FA Cup Final: Arsenal seek end to trophy drought May 17, 2014

    When Arsenal beat Manchester United in a penalty shootout to win the FA Cup in 2005, few imagined that Arsene Wenger's team would still be waiting for its next piece of silverware nine years later. Yet that is the situation facing Arsenal ahead of their latest opportunity to end the trophy...
  • Arsene Wenger under pressure like never before in FA Cup final May 16, 2014

    During Arsene Wenger's most successful period as manager of Arsenal, the FA Cup final became a regular date in the club's diary. From 1998 onwards they played in English football's showpiece five times in eight seasons, winning four of those games. Yet since the last success, a lucky one on penalties after...
  • FA Cup win could spark success for Arsenal and Wenger May 16, 2014

    The pressure is all on Arsenal ahead of Saturday's FA Cup final against Hull City, but if they can end their nine-year trophy drought then good times lie ahead with Arsene Wenger at the helm, former midfielder Ray Parlour has told Reuters. The future of the French manager has been called...
  • FA Cup win could be catalyst for Arsenal, says Thomas Vermaelen May 15, 2014

    Victory in the FA Cup final could prove to be a catalyst for a new era of Arsenal success, Belgian defender Thomas Vermaelen said on Thursday. Arsenal have not won a trophy for nine years and none of the current squad have experienced bringing silverware to the north London club, something...
  • Young sensation Wilson can bring excitement back to Manchester United May 7, 2014

    Manchester United's two-goal debutant James Wilson can help bring back the excitement to Old Trafford, interim manager Ryan Giggs said after the 18-year-old shone in a 3-1 Premier League win over Hull City on Tuesday. Wilson, the latest young talent to come off the United production line, showed razor sharp predatory...
  • EPL: James Wilson scores twice as Manchester United beat Hull City 3-1 May 7, 2014

    Manchester: Manchester United's past and future collided as debutant James Wilson scored twice in a 3-1 win over Hull City on Tuesday that marked the end of stalwart Nemanja Vidic's Old Trafford career and set tongues wagging about Ryan Giggs. Wilson, 18 years old and one of two debutants on show,...
  • EPL: Weimann scores two as Villa beat Hull 3-1 May 3, 2014

    Birmingham: Andreas Weimann scored a priceless brace against Hull to all but guarantee Aston Villa's English Premier League place for another season with a 3-1 victory on Saturday. Weimann, without a goal in 12 matches dating to January, delivered just when his side needed it most with a pair of headers...
  • Lukas Podolski strikes twice as Arsenal glide past Hull April 20, 2014

    England: Lukas Podolski scored two goals for the second straight match as Arsenal beat Hull 3-0 on Sunday to move a step closer to securing the final Champions League place in the Premier League. Arsenal's finishing was clinical at the KC Stadium, with Aaron Ramsey setting the visitors on their way...
  • Hull beat Sheffield to reach first FA Cup final in 110-year history April 13, 2014

    London: Hull reached the FA Cup final for the first time in their 110-year history as the Premier League side twice came from behind to beat third-tier club Sheffield United 5-3 in a lively encounter on Sunday. Hull manager Steve Bruce, who won world football's oldest cup competition three times as...
  • FA rejects Hull City bid to change name to Tigers April 9, 2014

    London: English Premier League club Hull City's controversial bid to change their name to Hull Tigers has been rejected by the FA, the governing body said in a statement on Wednesday. "The FA Council, which is made up of representatives from across football, fully considered the recommendation and the subsequent responses...
  • Hull City's George Boyd handed three match ban March 20, 2014

    London: Hull City midfielder George Boyd was handed a three-match ban for spitting at Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart during a Premier League game at the KC Stadium, the Football Association said on Thursday. The incident on Saturday was not seen by match officials but caught on video. The FA said Boyd,...
  • Pellegrini hails 'professional' City after Hull win March 16, 2014

    Manchester: Manuel Pellegrini hailed the professionalism of his Manchester City team after they maintained their English Premier League title challenge with victory at Hull City on Saturday despite playing with 10 men for 80 minutes. City's 2-0 win at the KC Stadium combined with Chelsea's later 1-0 loss at Aston Villa...
  • Manchester City beat Hull 2-0 despite early red card March 15, 2014

    England: Manchester City overcame the early sending-off of captain Vincent Kompany to beat Hull 2-0 thanks to goals by David Silva and Edin Dzeko on Saturday, keeping the team in touch with Premier League leader Chelsea. Silva curled home the opening goal from outside the area in the 14th minute, just...
  • Pardew sent to stands after head-butting incident March 2, 2014

    HULL: Newcastle manager Alan Pardew was sent to the stands to watch his team beat Hull 4-1 Saturday in the Premier League after appearing to head-butt Hull midfielder David Meyler. The incident happened after 72 minutes, with Newcastle winning 3-1, when Meyler barged into Pardew as he looked to retrieve the...
  • Hull City and Charlton advance to FA Cup quarter-finals February 25, 2014

    London: Goals from Curtis Davies and Robert Koren earned Hull City a place in the FA Cup quarter-finals with a 2-1 replay win at home to Brighton and Hove Albion on Monday. Charlton Athletic lifted some more of their gloom as the relegation-threatened second-tier side won 2-1 at fellow Championship outfit...
  • Hull boss Bruce hits out at "ridiculous" UEFA rules February 18, 2014

    Hull City have been ordered to stage their FA Cup fifth round replay with Brighton and Hove Albion just two days after they meet Cardiff City in the Premier League, much to the frustration of manager Steve Bruce. A late Yannick Sagbo strike salvaged a 1-1 draw for Hull against their...
  • Hull grab late draw at Brighton in FA Cup fifth round February 18, 2014

    Yannick Sagbo kept Hull City in the FA Cup with a late strike in their 1-1 fifth-round draw at second tier Brighton & Hove Albion to prevent an upset on Monday. The pair now face a replay at Premier League Hull next Monday with Brighton looking to set up a quarter-final...
  • Tottenham fight back to draw 1-1 at Hull in EPL February 2, 2014

    HULL: Brazil midfielder Paulinho earned Tottenham a point by scoring a second-half equalizer in a 1-1 draw at Hull in the Premier League on Saturday. Shane Long scored his first goal since his move from West Bromwich Albion - and Hull's first of 2014 - after 12 minutes when he raced...
  • Hull City finish transfer of Long from West Brom January 17, 2014

    Hull: Hull City have completed the transfer of striker Shane Long from West Bromwich Albion. The 26-year-old Ireland striker, who has four goals this season, has signed a three-and-a-half year contract with his new club. Long says, "I finally got the deal signed. It's a club that's on the up, and I'm...
  • Hull sign Croatia striker Nikica Jelavic from Everton January 16, 2014

    England: Croatia striker Nikica Jelavic has joined Hull for a reported club-record fee of 6.5 million pounds ($10.6 million) after losing his first-team place at fellow Premier League side Everton. Jelavic signed a 3½-year deal on Wednesday and is likely to be joined at the KC Stadium by another forward, Shane...
  • Hull owner will walk away if Tigers name not sanctioned January 14, 2014

    London: The owner of Hull City says he will quit if the English Football Association does not allow him to change the club's name to Hull Tigers. Assem Allam wants to drop "City" from the 109-year-old name and rebrand his Premier League club, but the idea has been met by fierce...
  • Eden Hazard, Fernando Torres put Chelsea on top of Premier League January 11, 2014

    England: Eden Hazard helped put Jose Mourinho's Chelsea provisionally on top of the Premier League by scoring in a 2-0 victory at Hull on Saturday. Hazard underlined his increasing value to the Blues with a skilful 57th-minute effort that broke down Hull's otherwise impressive resistance before Fernando Torres made the victory...
  • Hull agree fee for Everton's Croatia striker Jelavic January 11, 2014

    London: Hull City have agreed a transfer fee with English Premier League rivals Everton to sign Croatia striker Nikica Jelavic. City said on their website (www.hullcitytigers.com) on Friday that they would now discuss personal terms with the 28-year-old. Jelavic has scored 21 goals in 69 appearances since joining Everton from Scottish club...
  • Hull win best of the season, says Liverpool boss January 2, 2014

    Liverpool: Liverpool have beaten arch-rivals Manchester United and thumped big spending Tottenham Hotspur this season, but manager Brendan Rodgers believed Wednesday's 2-0 success over Hull City was their best of the campaign. Daniel Agger's 36th minute header and Luis Suarez's peach of a free-kick five minutes after halftime secured all three...
  • Luis Suarez scores as Liverpool beat Hull 2-0 January 1, 2014

    Liverpool: Luis Suarez scored his 20th Premier League goal of the season as Liverpool got back to winning ways with a 2-0 victory over Hull on Wednesday. Suarez, the league's top scorer despite having missed five games with a suspension, doubled the Reds' lead in the 50th minute with a perfect...
  • Dzeko rescues Man City in 1-0 win over Palace; Hull rout Fulham 6-0 December 28, 2013

    Manchester: Edin Dzeko rescued Manchester City with a second-half winner in a shaky 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace on Saturday, lifting his team provisionally top of the English Premier League. The division's most free-scoring attack struggled to break down an obdurate Palace defence until Jesus Navas cut the ball back for...