Thursday, December 18, 2014
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Hull FC

Radford pleased with Pryce’s start at Hull


Lee Radford believes that half-back Leon Pryce’s vast experience in Rugby League has made the transition of his move to Hull FC incredibly easy – and says that all his squad have made a great start to pre-season. The Black and Whites are back in training ahead of the 2015 season, with only a handful of players such as England’s ... Read More »

Hull FC confirm Jacob Miller release

Jacob Miller. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC have confirmed that half-back Jacob Miller has been paid out from his contract with the club and is now a free agent. The 22-year-old Australian is widely expected to join another Super League club in the coming weeks, with Wakefield and Hull KR favourites to land his signature. Miller joined the club midway through the 2013 season and ... Read More »

Hull FC owe Willie Manu £200,000 amongst others

Willie Manu

Hull FC owner Adam Pearson has revealed the club owe former player Willie Manu a staggering £200,00o in wages, after it emerged the club will be spending almost half a million pounds outside of the salary cap this season. The likes of Jason Crookes, and Shannon McDonell will be paid off – as well as Jacob Miller, who is still ... Read More »

Jacob Miller fails to report for pre-season training at Hull FC

Jacob Miller. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC half-back Jacob Miller has remained in his native Australia instead of returning to East Yorkshire for pre-season training. The 22-year-old, who has shown promise in his time with the club but nothing close to consistency, has fallen way down Lee Radford’s pecking order following the arrivals of Marc Sneyd and Leon Pryce. Both he and the club are said ... Read More »

Ellis already back in training for 2015


It’s the time of the year when players usually enjoy a few weeks away from the game, to switch off and unwind ahead of another hectic season of Rugby League. But after a disappointing 2014 for his side, Hull FC captain Gareth Ellis is not messing about with his preparation for the 2015 season – and has already been training ... Read More »

Radford “very happy” with squad but still on the lookout


Hull FC coach Lee Radford says he is “over the moon” with the squad he has assembled for 2015, but hasn’t ruled out making another signing before the start of the season. The Airlie Birds have so far secured five new players for next year – Marc Sneyd (Castleford Tigers), Leon Pryce (Catalans Dragons), Curtis Naughton (Sydney Roosters), Mark Minichiello ... Read More »

Hull FC signing to arrive late for pre-season


New Hull FC signing Steve Michaels will not be joining up with the club in time for the start of pre-season, after it was revealed a delay in his application to enter the country means he will miss the first fortnight of training in preparation for the 2015 season. It is believed that there are no issues with Michaels’ visa ... Read More »

Sneyd excited to work with experienced Hull stars


New Hull FC signing Marc Sneyd believes that he can keep developing as a player in 2015, and says that working alongside top stars such as Gareth Ellis and Danny Houghton will help him take his game to the next level. Sneyd has signed on at the KC Stadium for the next three years after an impressive loan spell at ... Read More »

Hull FC owner expecting strong 2015 from his side


2015 is Hull FC’s time – that’s the view of owner Adam Pearson, who says the club are on the verge of something very special next season. Hull have recruited heavily ahead of next year, with the likes of Marc Sneyd and Leon Pryce signing up at the KC Stadium ahead of an important year for the club. And Pearson ... Read More »

Gareth Ellis granted RFL testimonial


Hull FC captain Gareth Ellis has been granted a three-month testimonial by the RFL in recognition of his glittering Rugby League career. The game’s governing body have honoured the 33-year-old for his services to the sport in a career that stretches back to 1999 and includes two Challenge Cup Final appearances, numerous awards with National Rugby League club Wests Tigers ... Read More » Shop: Last Ordering Date for Free Pre-Xmas Delivery: 2pm Thursday 18th December!!