Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Football Scores: Hull City 2-0 Middlesbrough

Football News

Football Scores

Hull City produced a superb home performance and one of the convincing football scores of the Championship weekend. There was no doubt an element of luck to their opener when Keane Lewis-Potter hit the post from close range. The ball rebounded off the post onto goalkeeper Joe Lumley’s head into the net. The second goal also had an element of luck when substitute Mallik Wilks’ shot hit the post before going into the net. This was the first win for the Tigers since their win on the opening day of the season.

Managers Reaction

Hull’s Grant McCann: “It’s a good win, given the circumstances. It’s never easy to play against a Neil Warnock side – we had to match them and fight and battle. We rode our luck at times, of course, we did, but we had to stay strong.” he added. “You need a bit of luck in games. It’s a great strike from Keane, but sometimes you need that luck – it just hits the goalkeeper. We’ve got a lot of young players learning on the job and we’re only going to grow and get better.”

Middlesbrough’s Neil Warnock: “It was a shock, really – I don’t know how we’ve not won the game. We’ve had all those chances, and then the ball hits the goalie on the back of the head – he’s our best striker at the minute. When it’s one of those days, it’s one of those days. You’re not going to get any better chances than we had (in the second half). I don’t know what else I can do if I’m honest.”

For more football scores, click here

Written By

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Newsletter FREE !

You May Also Like

Match Updates

Real Madrid advanced to the Champions League quarterfinals by crushing Atalanta 3-1 (1-0) in a replay on Tuesday at the Alfredo Di Stefano Stadium...

Football News

Bayern Munich’s new away kit for the coming season has been announced, with the German champions going for an eye-catching black and gold look...

Football News

In Arsenal’s Saturday afternoon defeat at Brighton, Matteo Guendouzi has avoided a FA ban for an altercation with Neal Maupay. Guendouzi and Maupay niggled...

Football News

Former learner Milan manager Roberto Mancini argued that Zlatan Ibrahimovic must be treated as highly regarded as Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo. Messi and...