Hull City looking to add another Spurs player to their ranks

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Hull City have been growing a Tottenham Hotspurs contingent in their ranks since the arrival of Steve Bruce. Hull have snapped up former Spurs stars, Tom Huddlestone, Jake Livermore and Michael Dawson. Now they are turning their attentions to another Spurs star, Aaron Lennon. The nippy winger has been in and out of the side of late with the likes …

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Arsenal and Manchester United after Hull City prodigy

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Arsenal and Manchester are both said to be tracking the progress of Scottish defender, Andrew Robertson. The full back made just 8 starts at Dundee United before his potential was realised by Premier League outfit, Hull City. Robertson cost a pittance at just under £3m but his current value will have rocketed after some outstanding performances for club and country. …

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Tom Ince – The teenage prodigy, now flop set for Notts Forest?

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Tom Ince… What can be said? Daddies boy? Full of potential? A major flop? Well maybe all three count? Son of the famous Paul Ince, Tom was offered a chance to play regular Premier League football with Cardiff City in the summer of 2013 but turned them down as he was awaiting a Liverpool move. This summer he turned down …

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Hatem Ben Arfa: “I will be released” by Newcastle

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Hull City’s on loan winger Hatem Ben Arfa says he knows that his parent club Newcastle will release him at the end of this season so he has to prove himself. Inside Futbol carry the quotes from the 27-year-old Frenchman. Ben Arfa started his professional career with French giants Lyon in 2002 and was quickly labelled as a hot prospect for …

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Arsenal’s Arsene Wenger shameful media treatment

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Arsene Wenger’s tough start to the season continued this weekend as Danny Welbeck’s injury time equaliser could only rescue a point at home to Hull City. The Frenchman then took to the media in an uncomfortable interview with the BBC’s Jacqui Oatley. Arsenal led in the match after just 13 minutes as Alexis Sanchez netted but 4 minutes later Hull …

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Hull Tigers? The appeal against the FA begins!

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Controversial Hull City owner Assem Allam has begun his appeal against the FA’s rejection of the club’s name change. Allam had his offer of adding ‘Tigers’ to the club’s official name instead of ‘City’ rejected by the FA and is now willing to sell the team. Hull Daily Mail have confirmed the appeal is underway by stating: “The Football Association has …

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Premier League preview: Featuring Liverpool, Man Utd & Arsenal

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After the distraction of the Capital One Cup mid-week, the Premier League returns this weekend! We have some phenomenal ties ahead including the Merseyside Derby at Anfield and the North-London Derby at the Emirates Stadium. Not only that but Manchester United host West Ham United who will fancy their chances and third placed Aston Villa travel to pacesetters Chelsea on …

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Premier League preview: featuring Man City v Chelsea

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The Premier League is back following our midweek action in the Champions League and Europa League. Arsenal will be looking to bounce back from a resounding defeat in Germany to Borussia Dortmund as they face Aston Villa away, Saturday may be Alan Pardew’s last game in charge of Newcastle as they take on Hull City, Leicester host Manchester United whilst …

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WATCH – Has Valencia scored the goal of the season already?

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Has Enner Valencia already scored one of the goals of the season? The Ecuadorian striker was making his  full debut for West Ham United in last nights clash against Hull City, a game which ended 2-2. A tie that was inundated with excitement, goals, chances, goal-line clearances and more; it was capped off by this scintillating strike from Valencia who …

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Should Tom Huddlestone be in the England squad?

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Hull City midfielder, Tom Huddlestone has revealed he feels he is being overlooked along with the rest of the Hull City squad for international duty. The former Spurs midfielder said he thinks he and a number of other Hull City players could be in the reckoning for their country should Hodgson take a look. “I don’t think Roy Hodgson’s been …

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“I should have left West Ham a long time ago” – Diame

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Former West Ham midfielder Mo Diame has come out an expressed his relief at securing his move away from Upton Park after talking to Sky Sports. Diame was seen as one of West Hams best players whilst at Upton Park and as speculation surrounded his name, it seemed that Diame had his hart set on an exit from London. “At West …

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Top 5 transfers of deadline day

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There were a host of surprise signings and some top quality moving to the Premier League after last nights transfer deadline day antics. We take a look at the top 5 transfer of deadline day –  5. Abel Hernandez – Hull City –  Hull City have completed the signing of Abel Hernandez for an undisclosed fee, said to be around £9.5m …

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Gaston Ramirez joins Hull City on season-long loan

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Hull City and Steve Bruce have been very busy today and look to have completed their 2014 summer business with the loan signing of Gaston Ramirez from Southampton. The 23-year-old attacking midfielder was regarded as a significant coup for Southampton when he joined them for £12m from Bologna in August 2012. In his debut season he played 26 times in …

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Hatem Ben Arfa set to join Hull City on loan

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Sky Sports News HQ have just delivered some breaking news this late hour; that Hull City have put in a late bid for Newcastle United attacking midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa. The deal appears to be a loan move and negotiations are on-going, however, Hull City are keen to get a deal going before the deadline slams shut. Birmingham City had …

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Hull City signs Mohamed Diamé

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27-year-old Senegal captain, Mohamed Diamé, has just signed a three year contract with Hull City for an undisclosed fee after two years with West Ham. “I’m delighted to welcome Mohamed to the Club,” said Tigers boss Steve Bruce. “His experience, both at international level and in the Premier League will be invaluable for us as we look to cement our …

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Andre Ayew mulls over QPR, Hull or Swansea move

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24-year-old Marseille winger Andre Ayew is reportedly in talks with QPR, Hull City and Swansea City over a Premier League switch. The Ghanian international was originally linked to Hull but it seems that the player himself does not fancy a move to the North-East. It is now thought Swansea City and QPR will fight it out for his services as …

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Burnley complete George Boyd deal

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Burnley have today announced the signing of George Boyd from Hull City. The winger/attacking midfielder joins for an officially undisclosed fee but it is thought to be around £3m. George Boyd will wear the number 21 shirt for Burnley after completing his medical, something that he has failed in previous season due to an eye condition. Boyd played 43 league …

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Hull City closing in on deal for Dawson

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After his sides 1-1 draw at home to Stoke City, Hull City boss Steve Bruce said that a deal to sign Tottenham Hotspurs defender, Michael Dawson was “in principle” according to BBC Sport. Bruce is hoping to make “two or three” new signings before the window shuts and Dawson looks to be the first of the latest recruits to be arriving …

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Blackburn reject Hull’s Jordan Rhodes bid

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Hull City have reportedly seen their bid for Blackburn Rovers’ striker Jordan Rhodes. Rhodes was subject to an enquiry from the Premier League side who seek to replace Shane Long who was sold to Southampton for £12m. Rovers’ manager Gary Bowyer has spoken of his desire to hold onto the 24 year old who signed a new contract in July but …

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