Vital Football

Latest Hull City News

Bookies Predict Hull For Relegation

Bookies Predict Hull For Relegation

Hull City's pre-season odds of 40/1 suggest the team will be struggling to stay in the Championship, according to BlueSq.com

Hull's odds are only beaten by League 1 champions and rivals Scunthorpe United who are priced at 66-/whilst fellow Yorkshire side Barnsley are predicted to do the worse of the 24 Championship clubs with odds of 80/1.

Two of the relegated sides are the favourites to be promoted with Charlton Athletic leading the way on 6/1 whilst Sheffield United have been given odds of 15/2.

Surprisingly, Hull has been awarded the same promotion odds as last season's surprise package Colchester United and as Queens Park Rangers.

The surprise in the early season odds are those of Leicester City. At 14/1, they have been made sixth favourites to win promotion from the Championship.



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

Writer:Matt Wilson
Date:Monday May 28 2007
Time: 7:00AM

Comments

0
Lets face, it after our performances last season it comes as no great surprise.
captainmiffymoo
28/05/2007 08:49:00
0
I'm suprised Colchester are so low. However, I do think they will struggle but I didn't think the bookies would think that.
mdjw_41
28/05/2007 11:09:00
0
I won't worry about what the bookies think at this stage. Lets face it, they had us as favourites for promotion as champions from the old Div3 for years. And to ensure they're wrong, I've put a tenner on us going down.
South Bank Tiger
28/05/2007 12:00:00
0
Think it is too early days yet to decide whats happenin.If we get the right players in i will defo but my money on us goin up.It most be worth it.Think if the season started now with the squad everyone got that be about right.I do think Leicester will do well with Allen think we should of got him last season tho.
matty17x
28/05/2007 15:53:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Hull City Articles

Stewart's Liverpool Frustration

He could have settled for what he had - being a bit part player in the Premier League - but that isn't what Kevin Stewart wanted at Liverpool so opted to drop a level to join Hull.

Mazuch Deal Close

Sparta Prague defender Mazuch, training with Hull in Portugal, turning out for City in the victory over Benfica on Saturday, is set for the KCOM Stadium.

Slutsky Delighted With Benfica Win

Head coach Leonid Slutsky has been speaking about his delight at seeing Hull City take victory over Benfica on Saturday.

AFCON Boost For League Sides From 2019

Changes to the African Cup of Nations have provided Premier League teams with a boost from the season of 2018/19.

Archived Vital Hull Articles

Vital Hull articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Hull
Write For Vital Hull
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Tottenham MotM
Suggested By:
Marshall16%
Ranocchia1%
Dawson1%
Davies3%
Elabdellaoui1%
Huddlestone15%
N Diaye1%
Tymon6%
Bowen31%
Clucas12%
Niasse1%
Sub - Grosicki4%
Sub - Elmohamady1%
Sub - Robertson7%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Hull City Results (view all)

Hull City Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.John Cross2
The Vital Football Members League