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  1. Brian Clough: The Wisest Man in Football

    Following on from the Favourite Footballing Chants, I have compiled a few Brian Cloughisms with a lot of help from a friend Eastbourne Tiger. “If God had wanted us to play football in the sky, He'd have put grass up there...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 515 reads 16 comments

  2. EPL Preview: Hull City Vs Portsmouth

    EPL Preview: Hull City Vs Portsmouth, Kingston Communications Stadium, Kingston Upon Hull, April 4th 2009, 15:00 BST. This afternoon Portsmouth travel to the KC Stadium for the first time and at a crucial time in the season for both clubs...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 144 reads 13 comments

  3. Favourite Footballing Chants

    These are some of my favorite chants I have heard in my time. Please feel free to add some of your favorites. Wise Wise, You will do for me, You took Leeds to division three, Now they'll never ...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 970 reads 57 comments

  4. What Has the Premiership Ever Done for England?

    I just read Goutham Babu's great article, "Which is the Best League in Europe?" The general view from the poll and the comments was that the Premiership is the best league in Europe, ...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 308 reads 69 comments

  5. Hull City: Michael Turner for England?

    In the fallout that is Ledley King and his one good leg playing for England, it is worth mentioning that Fabio Capello has curtailed King's inclusion as he is just not fit enough for an England call up...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 227 reads 11 comments

  6. Hull City: The Gutter Press Have a New Target

    Well the British media has set out it's stall and it's new target of derision is none other than Hull City's very own Phil Brown. It's funny how the British media is so fickle...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 328 reads 24 comments

  7. EPL Preview: Wigan Athletic vs. Hull City

    EPL Preview: Wigan Athletic Vs Hull City, JJB Stadium, Wigan, March 22, 13:30 GMT. In the dim and distant past, the meeting of Wigan and Hull would have been either a lower-league ...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 251 reads 15 comments

  8. Hull City and Dean Windass—The Neverending Story, Pt. 2: Coaching the Tigers

    The saga continues for Mr. Windass. The 39-year old Hull native is in discussions with his parent club, Hull City...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 177 reads 8 comments

  9. EPL Preview: Hull City Vs Newcastle United

    EPL Preview: Hull City Vs Newcastle United, Kingston Communication Stadium, Kingston Upon Hull, East Yorkshire, England, 15:00GMT. It's Cup final day at the KC Stadium in East Yorkshire today...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 151 reads 2 comments

  10. Hull City: The Premiership Run In

    So, here we are with only 10 Premier League games left for Hull City in their first season of top flight football. The season has been one of optimism, excitement, despondency, frustration, ...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 647 reads 20 comments

  11. Hull City Football Club: Was 2008 the Year of the Tiger?

    On the second to last day of 2008, the last game of Premier League football for the year was played at the Kingston Communication Stadium, the home of Hull City Football Club...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 140 reads 6 comments

  12. Hull City: Has Phil Brown Gone Too Far?

    In December 2008, Phil Brown—the South Shields born Messiah of Hull City—was lambasted by fans and the media alike, for his half time on-field dressing down of the Hull City players at the City of Manchester Stadium...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 383 reads 41 comments

  13. EPL Preview: Hull City v. Blackburn Rovers

    Hull City v. Blackburn Rovers Kingston Communications Stadium, Hull England, 12:30 GMT, Sunday, Mar 1, 2009. In the first meeting of the two clubs in the English top flight, the Tigers managed to gain a credible 1-1 draw against Blackburn...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 138 reads 16 comments

  14. EPL Preview: Hull City Vs Tottenham Hotspurs

    EPL Preview Hull City vs. Tottenham Hotspurs, Kingston Communication Stadium, Hull, Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, 20:00GMT...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 351 reads 4 comments

  15. Dean Windass: The Never-Ending Story

    When we last saw our departing hero Dean Windass he was about to set sail on his swansong in the lower reaches of the Football League...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 392 reads 40 comments

  16. FA Cup Preview: Sheffield United Vs. Hull City

    FA Cup Preview: Sheffield United Vs Hull City, Bramhall Lane, Sheffield, Saturday 14th February, 2008, 15:00 GMT. A lot has changed since Sheffield United last took on their Yorkshire rivals Hull City at Bramhall Lane...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 427 reads 4 comments

  17. EPL: The Season Of The Six-Pointer

    As the cold and frigid feel of winter leaves our bones and we edge ever closer to the balmy warmth of spring, our thoughts as always turn to six-pointers; that time of year when all is to play ...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 194 reads 3 comments

  18. EPL Preview: Chelsea vs. Hull City

    EPL Preview: Chelsea vs. Hull City, Stamford Bridge, London, Saturday, 7 February, 15:00GMT. This Saturday, Scollari's Blues will pit their wits against the Tigers of Hull City...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 289 reads 0 comments

  19. EPL: Scrap the Transfer Window

    Yet again, the January transfer window kerfuffle has ended, and the whole sordid affair ends with players shuffling between teams and deals collapsing due to lack of time (unless you are Arsenal, of course)...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 153 reads 13 comments

  20. Hull City: The Transfer Window in Perspective.

    It's over now, and the dust has started to settle along with the February snow. Well, how did we do? Has the Hull City management team pulled off the great transfer coup that we all hoped for? ...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 175 reads 5 comments

  21. EPL Preview: Hull City V's West Brom

    EPL PREVIEW: HULL CITY V's WEST BROMWICH ALBION, Kingston Communication Stadium, Hull, Saturday Jan. 31, 15:00GMT. Tony Mowbray's men will be looking to gain revenge for the three goal defeat the Tigers' inflicted on them at the Hawthorns in October...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 131 reads 4 comments

  22. Preview: West Ham v. Hull City

    EPL Preview: West Ham v. Hull City, Upton Park, London, 19:45 GMT. Tonight's game is the second game between eighth placed West Ham and ninth placed Hull City...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 238 reads 2 comments

  23. Will They Still Be Cheering in St. Louis for the Arizona Cardinals?

    Will fans be cheering on the Arizona Cardinals in St. Louis, or in Chicago, for that matter (if anyone still remembers them there)? As an outsider looking in (I have to say I am an ...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 217 reads 20 comments

  24. The English Premier League, the State of the Game

    It is sad to see that a fan looses their allegiance and love of the beautiful game as one of our Bleacher Report colleagues has, but I have to say that I agree about the Premier League to an extent...

    Brian  Rhodes Written by Brian Rhodes about over 5 years ago 456 reads 34 comments

  25. EPL: Andy Dawson Extends Contract at Hull City

    Andy Dawson has extended his contract at the KC Stadium. The contract will see him at the East Yorkshire club until 2011...

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