Vital Football

Latest Hull City News

Hull City could face Barnsley in round 4

Hull City could face Barnsley in round 4

Hull City`s reward for overcoming Leyton Orient in an FA Cup 3rd round replay will be a home tie against Championship strugglers Barnsley.

Steve Bruce`s side must first overcome League 1 Orient at Brisbane Road next week if they are to meet Barnsley in Round 4, who overcame Burnley yesterday. City are fortunate to remain in the FA Cup after a pathetic showing at the KC Stadium with a team comprising nine changes toiling against their lower league opponents and undeservedly scoring a 92nd minute equaliser through Nick Proschwitz.

Orient had earlier looked like sealing their place in round 4 when Mooney headed in at the near post with eleven minutes left, a thoroughly deserved goal given the League 1 side`s performance.

Steve Bruce was scathing in his post-match comments, in particular towards an over-weight Cameron Stewart who appears to have no future at the KC Stadium after a disastrous loan spell at Burnley. Bruce could only reserve praise for two or three of his players, with Paul McShane, Jay Simpson and Eldin Jakupovic the only player`s to show a desire to do well.

With City`s match against Derby County on 26 January already postponed due to Derby`s participation in Round 4, City should look to progress past Leyton Orient in the replay and set up a potential fifth round tie in the FA Cup.



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

Writer:Matt Wilson
Date:Sunday January 6 2013
Time: 7:13PM

Best of Vital Network

Login to post a comment

Recent Hull City Articles

Hull City 0-1 Man United - Magnificent in defeat

Football is a cruel game and after defending manfully for 93 mins Hull City were undone when Rashford scored a tap in from a hopeful Rooney cross.

Stats: Hull City v Manchester United

All the stats from Hull City (0) vs (1) Manchester United, KCOM Stadium, 27/8/16 Att: 24,560

Hull v Manchester United - Team Sheets

Hull City are at the KCOM Stadium with Manchester United the visitors today, this is a 5.30pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Follow Hull v Manchester United Live On Twitter

Hull are at the KCOM Stadium with Manchester United the visitors today, this will be a 5:30pm kick-off.

Archived Vital Hull Articles

Vital Hull articles from

Site Journalists

Matt Wilson
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Man U MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Jakupovic0%
Elmohamady0%
Livermore0%
Davies100%
Robertson0%
Huddlestone0%
Clucas0%
Meyler0%
Snodgrass0%
Hernandez0%
Diomande0%
Sub - Maloney0%
Sub - Maguire0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 3 3 0 0 9 5
2 Man Utd 3 3 0 0 9 5
3 Everton 3 2 1 0 7 2
4 Man City 2 2 0 0 6 4
5 Hull City 3 2 0 1 6 2
6 Spurs 3 1 2 0 5 1
7 Arsenal 3 1 1 1 4 1
8 Middlesbrough 2 1 1 0 4 1
9 Leicester City 3 1 1 1 4 0
10 Liverpool 3 1 1 1 4 -1
11 WBA 2 1 0 1 3 0
12 West Ham 2 1 0 1 3 0
13 Burnley 3 1 0 2 3 -2
14 Swansea 3 1 0 2 3 -2
15 Southampton 3 0 2 1 2 -2
16 Sunderland 3 0 1 2 1 -2
17 Crystal Palace 3 0 1 2 1 -2
18 Watford 3 0 1 2 1 -3
19 AFC Bournemouth 3 0 1 2 1 -3
20 Stoke 3 0 1 2 1 -4
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 Cross6