1. Sheffield Utd-Hull City: Blades Blunt Tame Tigers Attack

    Lack of quality where it really counts—in front of goal—cost Hull City the chance to finish off a dogged and determined Blades outfit...

    Dermot Rathbone Written by Dermot Rathbone about almost 6 years ago 75 reads 3 comments

  2. Hull City-West Brom: Tigers Stop the Rot

    Two sides lacking quality and composure produced an exciting 2-2, but error strewn draw at a blowy and freezing cold KC Stadium...

    Dermot Rathbone Written by Dermot Rathbone about almost 6 years ago 91 reads 3 comments

  3. Hull City-Millwall: Tigers Overcome Tame Lions

    Hull City simply had to win this tie to maintain any credibility as a Premier League Club, and goals from Michael Turner and skipper Ian Ashbee sealed a 2-0 win over an enthusiastic but technically inferior Millwall outfit...

    Dermot Rathbone Written by Dermot Rathbone about almost 6 years ago 183 reads 2 comments

  4. Arsenal-Hull City: Gunners Have Too Much Quality For Game Tigers

    When Daniel Cousin’s bullet header from a Bernard Mendy cross smashed into Manuel Almunia’s goal, it was no more than Hull City deserved from a spirited, and, at times, ...

    Dermot Rathbone Written by Dermot Rathbone about almost 6 years ago 439 reads 1 comments

  5. Andrew Strauss is the Man to Regain the Ashes

    It was my contention way back in 2006 that Andrew Strauss should have been appointed full time Test captain having guided England to a two (the Oval “victory” having been ...

    Dermot Rathbone Written by Dermot Rathbone about almost 6 years ago 43 reads 2 comments

  6. Why Michael Vaughan and KP Would Make the Dream Team

    It is now apparent to the world and his wife that the relationship between England skipper Kevin Pietersen and coach Peter Moores is broken beyond repair, and the dressing room leaked like a sieve in this weekend's press...

    Dermot Rathbone Written by Dermot Rathbone about almost 6 years ago 40 reads 0 comments

  7. Hull City 0-1 Aston Villa: Coming Of Age

    “We are six minutes into the game here at a freezing Circle… Here comes Bernard Mendy on a typical bullocking run down the right flank… He crosses…...

    Dermot Rathbone Written by Dermot Rathbone about almost 6 years ago 160 reads 3 comments

  8. Officials Deny Tigers the Spoils Again, as Hull City draw with Newcastle United

    Once again Hull City fell foul of a referee who was inconsistent and favoured the bigger club. Michael Turner’s second half header from a corner clearly crossed the line and the ...

    Dermot Rathbone Written by Dermot Rathbone about almost 6 years ago 187 reads 3 comments