All posts tagged with: Allan McGregor

Norwich v Hull: Canaries flying

After Norwich City concluded August with a 4-0 thrashing at Millwall, few predicted that they would concede just one goal in their next six and go joint-top of the Championship form table. Grant Hanley’s deadline day arrival was designed to improve a defence that had conceded 12 goals in five games. Improve it did, even… Read more →

Hull City Season Preview: tough summer

Steve Bruce’s exit last July appeared to be the first sign that all wasn’t well at Hull City. The club suffered relegation from the Premier League after just one season, as supporter David Morley discusses. Bruce’s exit came at a time when the club had just been promoted, and should’ve been well underway with making… Read more →

Hull City Season Preview: Bruce’s exit

Since clinching promotion at Wembley, Hull City have generated more news on the manager position than on players signing. A turbulent summer for the Tigers means whichever manager comes in will have less than 11 days to prepare his side for next Saturday’s visit of champions Leicester. It promises to be a tough season – supporter… Read more →

Snodgrass free-kick splits Hull and Wolves

Robert Snodgrass’ last minute free-kick kept Hull’s slim automatic promotion hopes alive in a tight 2-1 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers. The Tigers got an early goal thanks to Adam Diamonde’s tap-in but were pegged back by Dave Edwards’ header. Snodgrass’ winner was a touch harsh on Wolves, who had shown defensive discipline to keep the promotion challengers at… Read more →

Championship Preview: do Boro need a Plan B?

Here are The Football Lab’s predictions for 2 of the weekend’s Championship games. There is a clash of styles at Hillsborough, as swashbuckling Sheffield Wednesday host a more conservative Hull City side, with both Yorkshire outfits aiming for at least a top 6 finish. With daunting away trips coming up, Middlesbrough will see their encounter with Fulham as a… Read more →