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Premier League – Half Term Report

Nineteen games gone, nineteen to go. At the end of 2014, we’re precisely at the half way point of the Premier League season. Here is an assessment of how each of the twenty teams have performed, who’s top of the class, who “must do better” and who needs to up their game significantly: ARSENAL – B Once again, they’re only …

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Hull City Held In European Debut (With Vine)

Hull City were held to a scoreless draw in their inaugural foray into European Competition, with the 0-0 result coming against Slovakian side AS Trencin in the Third Round of Europa League qualification. Hull City earned this spot in the Europa League qualification after their FA Cup Final appearance this year,  losing that Final to Arsenal by a 3-2 score at …

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The Blades had looked considerably blunt this season until their cup run. Photo: www.nusport.nl

Why The Cup Can Be A Catalyst For A Club’s Season

Rewind back to early January and in the days leading up to the third round of the FA Cup you might remember the comments made by Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert. He said that most Premier League clubs could “do without” the world’s most famous domestic cup competition from featuring on their fixture lists, effectively shunning it as inconvenient and …

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Match Preview: Liverpool vs Hull City

Liverpool will be looking to get their season back on track after a disappointing end to the calendar year that saw them fall from 1st on Christmas Day to 5th after their 2-1 defeat at Stamford Bridge on Sunday evening. The hosts come into this season’s round of New Year’s Day fixtures on the back of a pair agonising 2-1 defeats away to …

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Hull City Stun Liverpool

The Tigers came out of nowhere to shock the Reds 3-1 behind second-half goals from David Meyler and a Martin Skrtel own goal. Hull always appeared a pesky side for Liverpool to deal with and went ahead after 22 minutes through a deflected Jake Livermore shot. Liverpool responded swiftly to going behind and pulled level just 5 minutes later courtesy …

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Toffees Tame Tigers At Goodison (VIDEO)

Hull City gave Everton everything they had, but Roberto Martinez’s side had just a bit more quality than their visitors from Yorkshire on the day and claimed a 2-1 victory through goals from Kevin Mirallas and Steven Pienaar, whose name I can never manage to spell right. Mirallas got the home side off to a hot start after just 8 …

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EPL Review: United Come From Behind, Remy Stays On Roll, City Rebound With Win, And Palace Continue To Be Palace

It was yet another intriguing Saturday of action around the Barclays Premier League with 6 games in action including both of the Manchester clubs and fellow title hopefuls Liverpool all in action. Some other notable games on the slate included Newcastle’s journey to Wales to take on Cardiff City, Hull’s home match against a depleted and Benteke-less Aston Villa, and …

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Tigers Take 3 Versus Hammers

Newly promoted Hull City continued their recent run of good form by dispatching of West Ham 1-0 at the KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon. The match’s lone goal came rather early on in the 12th minute as Robert Brady scored his 3rd goal of the season, this one coming courtesy again of the penalty spot to boost the home side …

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Tigers Topple Magpies At St. James

Steve Bruce’s Hull City side recorded a massive win back on Saturday as they outscored Newcastle by 3 goals to 2 to claim all 3 points in England’s Northeast. It was QPR loanee Loïc Remy who opened the scoring in the match as the Frenchman fired home on 10 minutes to give Newcastle an opening lead. The visitors responded through …

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Relegation Contenders Share Spoils At The KC (VIDEO)

Hull City and Cardiff City slugged their way to 1 all draw at the KC Stadium on Saturday afternoon with the Tigers grabbing an initial lead through Curtis Davies only to have it wiped clear by Cardiff’s Peter Whittingham less than 20 minutes later. The capacity crowd at the KC was in full voice throughout the match as Hull began the …

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