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I’ve failed Hull FC so far, says captain

I’ve failed Hull FC so far, says captain

by: Total Rugby League, August 19, 2014, 9:59 am

Hull FC captain Gareth Ellis believes his side’s lack of recent silverware means he has been a failure at the club.

The former Great Britain star, 33, joined the Airlie Birds at the start of 2013 with big ambitions.

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“I’ve failed on my assignment here to be part of the success of the club – winning silverware or putting us in a position to win silverware – and I don’t think I’ve done that yet,” he told the Hull Daily Mail.

“Two years ago I arrived with high expectations and looked forward to it. I spoke to the boss, and I still think he’s passionate about the club going forward.

“Next year is another year and hopefully it can be a better one than this year.”

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