Entries by Steve


Previewing the FA Cup final (featuring FA Cup finallists Hull City), plus a cursory look back at the Manchester United and Everton games with the same level of interest that the players had in them. Oh, and we celebrate Amber Nectar’s biggest hero…

RESULT: Tigers 3 Liverpool 0

City won their third successive pre-season game yesterday, with a highly impressive 3-0 mauling of Premiership “top four contenders” Liverpool. Almost 21000 packed inside the KC, with a sold-out North Stand full of expectant scousers (and plastic Scousers from Bransholme and Greatfield) playing their part in an enjoyable and relaxed atmosphere. The players of both […]

NEWS – City sign big name Dutch striker

The Tigers have today signed 30 year old dutch striker Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink on a two year deal. The former Twente, PSV and Celtic forward was able to sign outside of the transfer window after being released by Celtic in the summer. The 6ft 3″ hitman has an impressive strike rate, scoring 173 goals […]

NEWS – Tigers Miss Out On Negredo

Real Madrid newspaper Marca are reporting today that Tigers target Álvaro Negredo will not be joining Hull City and will instead be signing for Real Zaragoza. He is expected to sign a five year contract for the Blanquillos tomorrow, subject to a successful medical. The news will be hugely disappointing for the Tigers faithful, and […]

TIGERTUBE – Knees Up Jimmy Bullard

Cheeky Chappy Jimmy Bullard is already well known for having a wicked sense of humour, particularly among Soccer AM afficionados. The Saturday morning footy show have been showing clips of our Jimmy for years, but this new clip has to be the best one yet. Judging by the little jig he does at the end, […]

OPINION – 2009/10, Premiergeddon Part 2?

Pundits everywhere will be surprising nobody with their choices to finish the season as Premier League Champions next season, with one from the usual three being touted as their certainties for success. I am no different of course, the Premier League Champions will be one of Manchester United, Chelsea or Liverpool. Arsenal are too far […]

NEWS – Tigers sign Hunt and Ghilas

The Tigers today unveiled two new signings in the shape of Stephen Hunt from Reading and Kamel Ghilas from Celta Vigo. Both players have been signed on four year contracts and bring the number of summer recruits so far to five, joining Steven Mouyokolo, Seyi Olofinjana and Jozy Altidore at the Circle. Hunt’s fee is […]

NEWS – Kamel Ghilas reported to have signed for Tigers

Sky Sports are reporting that Algerian striker Kamel Ghilas’ proposed move to Hull City has been fnalised after the 25 year old passed a medical and agreed personal terms on a three year deal. Celta Vigo are set to receive £1.7million for the Marseille born hitman, who scored 13 goals in 33 appearances for the […]

TRANSFER NEWS – Hunt, Altidore, Ghilas and Camara

Sky Sports News are reporting that Reading’s 28 year old Republic of Ireland midfielder Stephen Hunt is due in Hull tomorrow for a medical, with his fee and personal terms already agreed. The Irishman has been given permission to leave the Republic’s training camp in order to travel to East Yorkshire, but is expected to […]