Arsenal v Hull City FA Cup Final Preview | Key Men Stats and Team News

Arsenal v Hull City FA Cup Final Preview | Key Men Stats and Team News

Back in its rightful place on the last day of the season (although not at 3pm), it is FA Cup final weekend with Arsenal hoping to finally have some joy in a cup final at the new Wembley and Hull looking to win their first ever major competition. This is a massive match for Arsenal and Arsene Wenger after 9 years with no trophy firmly hanging over them. Wenger will be happy with Arsenal’s form heading into the match though, …
Hull City vs Newcastle United Preview | Team News, Facts & Key Men

Hull City vs Newcastle United Preview | Team News, Facts & Key Men

These two teams head into this game separated by just three positions in the league but a whopping 10 points sit between them, with the Magpies sitting on 40 points compared to Hull City’s 30. Both teams won their last game with Hull City battering Cardiff 4-0 in Wales and Newcastle scoring a late winner against Aston Villa to win 1-0 in the North-East. With regard to long-term form, both teams are struggling with results, as both sides have secured …
Hull City v Tottenham Hotspur Preview | Key Men Stats & Team News

Hull City v Tottenham Hotspur Preview | Key Men Stats & Team News

Saturday sees Tottenham Hotspur visit the KC Stadium to face Steve Bruce's Hull City. Both teams come into the game off the back of disappointing midweek results. Hull City went down 1-0 away at relegation rivals Crystal Palace and the Tim Sherwood revolution was shown up quite badly as Tottenham lost 5-1 at home to league leaders Manchester City. Hull go into the game with only 1 win in their last 6 games, and that was the surprising 6-0 victory …
Hull City v Chelsea Preview | Team News, Key Players & Stats

Hull City v Chelsea Preview | Team News, Key Players & Stats

In a repeat of the first fixture of the season Chelsea and Hull meet at the KC Stadium after both clubs overcame Championship opponents in the FA Cup last weekend. Hull City will have had one target this season and that was to stay in the league – currently they are on their way to do this as they sit in 10th place with 23 points. The competitiveness of the league this season though means they are still only 6 …
Hull City Vs Fulham Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

Hull City Vs Fulham Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

The Christmas football fixtures are passing us by quickly and these two teams are both desperate for points this weekend. A win for the visitors would put them just one point behind Hull and three points would almost certainly get them out of the relegation zone. Now only 4 points separate the bottom six sides while Hull themselves are only 4 points above the relegation zone after an impressive start to the season. The home side will be looking at …
Sunderland Expected to Confirm Signings of Giaccherini & Huddlestone | Stats

Sunderland Expected to Confirm Signings of Giaccherini & Huddlestone | Stats

Sunderland have undergone somewhat of a transformation so far this summer with new manager Paulo Di Canio ordering a complete reshuffle of the player staff at the Stadium of Light with the club announcing eight new signings and eight departures already. Juventus' hard working, industrious attacking midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini is expected to be confirmed as the Wearside club's ninth summer signing in the coming hours after it was confirmed that a fee rumoured to be just under £9million had been …
Tottenham 1 Southampton 0 | In-Depth Tactical Analysis

Tottenham 1 Southampton 0 | In-Depth Tactical Analysis

It was yet another glorious spring day and north Londoners Tottenham were hosting Southampton, in a bid to secure their position for a place in the Champions League.  Both teams had some key absentees and it was interesting to watch how both managers coped with them. For Tottenham Parker was injured and on top of the Sandro’s long-term injury Villas-Boas had a choice to make on how to construct his midfield. In the last couple of weeks we have seen …