Vital Football

Latest Hull City News

Preview: City -Vs- Leeds United

Preview: City -Vs- Leeds United

Hull City host Yorkshire rivals Leeds United this evening in a key Championship contest at the KC Stadium.

Both sides require maximum points, with a win for City sustaining a push for the Play-Offs with games in hand over their rivals above them. Leeds meanwhile have continued to hover on the periphery of the top six but will hope to mount a late charge under new manager Nigel Warnock.

Warnock's task has been made more difficult by the potential absence of Leigh Bromby and Aidy White, who both picked up injuries against Southampton in a 1-0 loss on Saturday.

City have the benefit of an additional day to re-coup following a 1-1 draw at Blackpool on Friday night. The game will come too soon for Robbie Brady who continues to miss out through injury, however Northern Ireland midfielder Corry Evans is expected to start in place of Seyi Olofinjana in midfield.

The Tigers will be looking to avenge a 4-1 loss suffered at Elland Road earlier in the season. The 'blip' was uncharacteristic of a team which has become the best defensively in this division, a run they will look to continue today. Leeds meanwhile are still looking for their first goal under new management following a 0-0 draw and 0-1 loss to Portsmouth and Southampton respectively.

Vital Hull Prediction: City 2 - 0 Leeds



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Matt Wilson
Date:Tuesday March 6 2012
Time: 1:40PM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Hull City Articles

Another Setback As Bruce Quits

Bruce admitted he was considering his Hull future after Sheffield Wednesday. He since committed his future to the club but after missing the England job he's quit as City boss.

No Westward From Wednesday?

Bruce previously signed Westwood for Sunderland but his interest in the Sheffield Wednesday 'keeper could fail as they want £2m. West Brom winger McManaman is also unlikely?

Robertson - We Have To Remain Positive

Andy Robertson has said that Hull simply have to remain positive despite the curse of injury being placed on us so far this pre season.

Takeover Update From Hull

Yesterday evening Hull City released a statement concerning the ongoing takeover speculation at the club.

Archived Vital Hull Articles

Vital Hull articles from

Site Journalists

Matt Wilson
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Will Mason come to City?
Suggested By:
Yes - £10m would be a bargain56%
No - He'll go elsewhere44%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 AFC Bournemouth 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Arsenal 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Burnley 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Chelsea 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Everton 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Leicester City 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Liverpool 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Man City 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Man Utd 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Middlesbrough 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Stoke 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Sunderland 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Swansea 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Watford 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 WBA 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 West Ham 0 0 0 0 0 0
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Hull City Results (view all)

Hull City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.John Cross3
2.Lord Elpers1