Tuesday, January 27, 2015
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Match report: Hull FC 30-8 Salford

In a nutshell: A weakened Hull FC side upset the odds to record what in the end was a comfortable victory over Salford. How it unfolded: First half: Hull had to see off some early pressure before they finally took the lead, as Jacob Miller scored. Gren Johnson pulled a score back for Salford before a Jamie Shaul try made ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull FC v Salford Red Devils

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Hull FC will be looking to bounce back from their disappointing defeat at home to Widnes tonight, as they face a resurgent Salford Red Devils side. The Black and Whites suffered the humiliation of being kept scoreless by their opponents last weekend, and they will need to rediscover their attacking spark against a Salford team who bounced back to winning ... Read More »

Hull FC owner wants side to show more ‘desire’

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Hull FC owner Adam Pearson believes his side need to show more desire than they did during their defeat to Widnes, if their season is to really take off. The Black and Whites are without a whole host of senior players due to injury and suspension when they take on Salford tomorrow night, but Pearson believes Lee Radford’s men will ... Read More »

Hull FC make two changes for Salford clash

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Head coach Lee Radford has made two changes to his squad for Friday’s Super League clash with Salford Red Devils at the KC Stadium. The Black and Whites boss has recalled scrum half Jacob Miller and forward Jay Pitts to his 19-man squad for the game as they look to bounce back from a disappointing loss to Widnes last time ... Read More »

Hull FC: Captain Ellis banned for two games

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Hull FC will be without captain Gareth Ellis for their Tetley’s Challenge Cup fourth-round tie against Salford Red Devils after he was given a two-match ban. The former England forward submitted an early-guilty plea to making a dangerous shoulder charge during his side’s 7-0 home First Utility Super League defeat by Widnes Vikings on Sunday. It means the 32-year-old will ... Read More »

Ellis: Hull FC need a winning mentality

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Hull FC captain Gareth Ellis has called on his team-mates to develop a win-at-all-costs attitude in the wake of their 0-7 home defeat to Widnes on Sunday, which caused coach Lee Radford to schedule a crisis meeting. The former Wests Tigers and Leeds star, 32, claims the Airlie Birds can’t keep taking positives from narrow defeats and must start notching ... Read More »

Video highlights: Hull FC 0-7 Widnes Vikings

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Extensive video highlights from yesterday’s Super League clash between Hull FC and Widnes Vikings at the KC Stadium. Click here to read our report. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media platform of your ... Read More »

Radford calls Hull FC crisis meeting

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Hull FC coach Lee Radford has scheduled a crisis meeting for Monday after his side went down 0-7 at home against Widnes earlier today. The 34-year-old told journalists in the post-match press conference that the performance was not one he wanted to be associated with. He was also highly critical of a group of players who made multiple mistakes. We ... Read More »

Match report: Hull FC 0-7 Widnes Vikings

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In a nutshell It was a low-scoring affair, but Widnes won for the first time at the KC Stadium thanks to a try and a goal from Patrick Ah Van, and a Tom Gilmore drop-goal. Errors and penalties were aplenty due to the poor conditions. How it unfolded First half: Nightmare start from Hull – Jordan Rankin knocks on returning ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull FC v Widnes Vikings

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Feka Paleaaesina, Liam Kent and Dean Hadley are brought into Hull FC’s squad for the visit of Widnes Vikings. But Josh Bowden (ankle) misses out and Mickey Paea begins a two-match ban for making dangerous contact. That is not the total sum of Lee Radford’s worries, either. His prop shortage means that Paleaaesina could be the only recognised front rower ... Read More »