To Hull & Back

In many ways the defeat against Hull hurt more than the cup final last week. Whilst dreaming of victory, I expected Manchester City to win and after enjoying everything London had to offer I was desperate to go back. However, the same can't have been said for the players or management. [More]

Match Report & Analysis: Sunderland 0-2 Hull City

Optimism was flying around the Stadium of Light as if it was hugging us tightly and promising to never let us go. After beating Newcastle 3-0 again away from home it seemed as if nothing could stop us on our march to safety and what better way to top of the past couple of weeks than to stick it to Steve Bruce and his constant commentary on 10th place finishing. I predicted 3-1 for this and I predicted Jozy Altidore to score too. I predicted Altidore to score a couple...I need to stop predicting things. [More]

Sunderland Vs Hull City: Opposition Analysis

If you were given a choice of two teams to remedy a relatively poor (league) home form, excluding the Mags and Manchester City of course, the smart answer would be Stoke City and tomorrow’s opponent’s Hull City. Like the Potters, they have managed just five points away from home out of a possible 36. So, this should be a walk in the park, right? Hmm... [More]