Hull City goalkeeper Steve Harper

Steve Harper has sights set on Hull City FA Cup victory

Steve Harper sees himself going in to a week of finals - the FA Cup with Hull City and as a coach with his son's football team

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew

Repentant Alan Pardew accepts FA punishment of suspension and £60,000 fine

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has been handed a £60,000 fine and seven-game suspension by the Football Association

Curtis Davies (L) of Hull City scores the first goal of the game against Sunderland

Hull City 3 Sunderland 0: Mark Douglas' match analysis

Gus Poyet's team selection is questioned on a day of disappointment for the Black Cats as their FA Cup run comes to an end

Gus Poyet, manager of Sunderland

No excuses from Gus Poyet as Sunderland bow out of FA Cup

Sunderland coach Gustavo Poyet was not prepared to offer any excuses as his side made a limp exit from the FA Cup

Sunderlands' Ignacio Scocco

Poyet to hand Ignacio Scocco his chance at Hull

Argentinian set to start in East Yorkshire - but Poyet suggests it could be Fabio Borini after that

Moussa Sissoko (C) celebrates with team mates after scoring against Hull City

Hull City 1 Newcastle United 4: Steve Brown's match analysis

Newcastle United were on top counter-attacking form at Hull City, unfortunately their performance was overshadowed by Alan Pardew's

Newcastle United's Steven Taylor

Hull City weigh up summer move for Newcastle United's Steven Taylor

Newcastle United centre-back Steven Taylor has emerged as a summer transfer target for Hull City

Nikica Jelavic of Hull City and John O'Shea of Sunderland

Sunderland 0 Hull City 2: Mark Douglas' match analysis

Sunderland suffered a damaging blow on Saturday, but Gus Poyet knows days like this need to be managed

Sunderland's Seb Larsson

Sebastian Larsson: Hull nightmare hasn't burst Sunderland's derby bubble

Sebastian Larsson does not believe a 1-0 defeat at Hull City has undone all Sunderland's good work in winning the Wear-Tyne derby

Lee Cattermole of Sunderland is sent off after a foul on Ahmed Elmohamady of Hull

Hull City 1 Sunderland 0: Stuart Rayner's match analysis

Lee Cattermole's moment of madness shows why Gustavo Poyet's revolution will take time as Stuart Rayner reports

Former Newcastle goalkeeper Steve Harper

Interview: Steve Harper on Steve Bruce and Sunderland's test at Hull

With a trip to East Yorkshire looming, is it time to reconsider Steve Bruce's time at Sunderland? Mark Douglas talks to Steve Harper about his current boss

Conor Townsend of Hull City

Carlisle United move for Hull defender Conor Townsend

Carlisle United moved to bolster their fragile defence on deadline day by signing rookie defender Conor Townsend from Premier League Hull City

Danny Graham of Sunderland

Danny Graham’s Black Cat days are all but over

Danny Graham’s Sunderland career looks all but over, less than six months after he arrived on Wearside, with the striker joining Premier League newcomers Hull City on loan

Sunderland captain Lee Cattermole

Lee Cattermole chased by Cardiff City and Hull

Cardiff City and Hull have emerged as potential escape routes for Lee Cattermole, the Sunderland captain who has been told he is surplus to requirements as part of Paolo Di Canio’s wide-ranging Stadium of Light revolution

Middlesbrough's Faris Haroun (C) in action against Hull City

Hull City 1 Middlesbrough 0

SHOT-SHY Middlesbrough saw their play-off hopes fly over the horizon after a damaging defeat at Hull City.

David Meyler of Sunderland

David Meyler in return to Black Cats from Hull City loan

SUNDERLAND have recalled David Meyler from his loan at Hull City, but the midfielder will not be available for today’s crucial trip to Southampton.

Faris Haround kicks the ball past Hull goalkeeper Ben Amos

Middlesbrough 2 Hull City 0

MIDDLESBROUGH barged into third place in the Championship with a polished 2-0 Riverside win over Hull.

Hartlepool United 1 Hull City 1

IT was hardly the swashbuckling stuff their old manager Sir Alex Ferguson might conjure, but both Neale Cooper and Steve Bruce can have drawn encouragement amid the humdrum.

Steve Bruce

Steve Bruce is to swoop for Martin O'Neill's staff

MARTIN O’Neill could be forced into a coaching reshuffle after Hull City prepared to move for two members of his backroom staff.

It is crunch time for Middelbrough - Barry Robson

MIDDLESBROUGH’S Barry Robson admits today’s clash at Hull City could be make or break for both teams as the losers could well find themselves out of the promotion race.

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