Vital Football

Latest Hull City News

Preview: Hull City -Vs- Charlton Athletic

Preview: Hull City -Vs- Charlton Athletic

Hull City could move six points clear in second place today, should they overcome Charlton Athletic and Watford drop points at Birmingham City.

A midweek win over Derby County saw City take advantage of their postponed fixture, opening up a three point gap over Leicester City, who don`t play today.

Bruce may start with a 442 formation having changed at half-time against Derby County. Having seen debutant Gedo score and link well with Nick Proschwitz, both strikers could start in place of Jay Simpson and Robert Koren. Elsewhere, City have a strong side to choose from, with Abdoulaye Faye joining long-term absentees on the sidelines. Alex Bruce will come back into contention after missing out against Derby.

Charlton are 15th and apart from the absence of Danny Haynes, are free from suspension or injury for their visit to the KC Stadium.

Charlton hold the historical advantage over City. The Tigers have not won against their London opposition at home for 43 years and have only ever done so twice in sixteen meetings. However, Charlton have not kept a clean sheet in 11 outings and should City be able to convert the chances they will create, a win should follow.

Vital Hull Prediction: Hull City 2 - 0 Charlton Athletic

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

Writer:Matt Wilson
Date:Saturday February 16 2013
Time: 8:34AM

Login to post a comment

Recent Hull City Articles

Hull Youngster Heads Out On Loan

Hull City youngster Greg Luer has today made the switch out to Maidstone United on a loan deal.

Stats: Birmingham City v Hull City

All the stats from Birmingham City (3) vs (0) Hull City, St Andrew's, 17/3/18 Att: 22,970

Birmingham v Hull - Team Sheets - 17-03-18

Birmingham are at St Andrew's with Hull the visitors for the latest Championship game.

Who Makes Giggs' First Welsh Squad?

New Wales manager Ryan Giggs has now announced his first selection since taking the job on.

Hull City Archived Articles

Vital Hull articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Hull
Write For Vital Hull
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Birmingham MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sub - Campbell0%
Sub - Toral0%
Sub - Grosicki0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Hull City Results (view all)

Hull City Fixtures

Write for Vital Football