Thursday, September 18, 2014
Rugby League News

Hull FC

The race for Super League’s eighth place


After Wakefield managed to overcome Widnes by a narrow margin on Thursday night, the race for eighth spot in Super League 2014 has been blown wide open. Four teams are seperated by just four points after Wakefield’s victory, with Salford six off Widnes – but still well and truly in the mix. A win for Hull Kingston Rovers at Leeds ... Read More »

Hull FC star dealt major injury blow


Hull FC have been dealt a big injury blow ahead of the race for the top eight, after forward Chris Tuson was ruled out for a lengthy period with a neck injury. Tuson has gone for scans to assess the seriousness of the injury but, with just eight games remaining, it is a huge blow for boss Lee Radford, who ... Read More »

Hull FC give Talanoa new deal


Hull FC have given winger Fetuli Talanoa a new contract until the end of the 2015 season, after boss Lee Radford hailed him as one of the best wingers in Super League. Talanoa has been impressive for the Black and Whites so far in 2014, and his one-year extension is just rewards for that form. Radford hailed the winger as ... Read More »

Warrington hold on to beat Hull 18-24

Warrington withstood a late rally and a hat-trick of tries from 17-year-old winger Callum Lancaster to edge to a thrilling 18-24 victory over Hull FC at the KC Stadium tonight. Hull took an early lead with a penalty from Jordan Abdul. And Abdul then combined with his fellow youngster Callum Lancaster, when he kicked over the Warrington defence for the ... Read More »

Opinion: Pryce is signing Hull FC have lacked for years


In recent years, Hull FC’s transfer history can ultimately be described as hit-and-miss – and that is almost being generous. For every Gareth Ellis – a signing that has taken Super League by storm and been a resounding success – there is ultimately a Brett Seymour, a signing that has seriously flattered to deceive. With their recent track record of ... Read More »

I considered Bradford Bulls move, says Pryce


Leon Pryce admits he was tempted by the possibility of a return to Bradford Bulls, but admits the security over Hull FC’s Super League status was a big lure in him opting for East Yorkshire, rather than West. Pryce penned a deal with Lee Radford’s men earlier this week, despite strong interest from the Bulls over an emotional return to ... Read More »

Rookie of the Year relieved to be back on the field


This is an expanded version of an article, originally written by Pete Stephenson, that first appeared in this week’s Rugby League Express Tom Lineham admits he was terrified when he made his return to Super League action in Perpignan against the Catalan Dragons a week last Saturday, but the winger insists he’s now ready to put his injury nightmares behind ... Read More »

Powell: Sneyd can cope in Hull pressure cooker


Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell believes Marc Sneyd will be under a lot more pressure to perform at new club Hull FC, but says he has what it takes to thrive. The 23-year-old, who has had an outstanding season on loan at the Tigers in 2014, penned a big-money deal with the Black and Whites yesterday, after they were the ... Read More »

Pryce: Radford was main reason behind Hull FC transfer


New Hull FC signing Leon Pryce claims the pull of joining former team-mate Lee Radford was too tempting to turn down. The 32-year-old, who was revealed as one of two new black and whites half-backs this morning, was also tempted by the chance to play in the Hull derby. He said: “Lee Radford is one of the main reasons I ... Read More »

Sneyd: I feel like I can achieve something with Hull


Marc Sneyd believes his move to Hull FC is a step in the right direction for his career and expects to win some silverware during his time there. The 23-year-old, who will join Leon Pryce at the KC Stadium at the end of the season, said: “I liked the opportunity at Hull FC because everything I have seen and heard ... Read More »