Hull's Tom Ince expects 'no favours' playing under dad Paul's ex-teammate Steve Bruce

Hull's new signing Tom Ince says he expects no favours from Steve Bruce just because he has known him all his life, writes David Anderson. Ince’s dad, Paul, and Bruce were Manchester United team-mates and the England Under-21 star says his boss is like an uncle to him. But despite the obvious bond between them, Ince knows he will have to earn his stripes to play for the Tigers...
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The FA Cup Final: A Neutral’s Perspective

The FA Cup Final: A Neutral’s Perspective - originally posted on Football is a polar game. Attack versus defence. Them versus us. Those who watch football are defined by the teams that they follow, the colours that they wear and the seat in which they sit. Adopting any middle ground is distinctly frowned upon. In the local election season, a floating voter is a calculating...
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23 hours ago  |  Discuss

New signings on show in Hull double-header

Hull City showcased three headline close-season signings in two friendly matches on Monday. Steve Bruce named two strong squads for […]
Via Soccer News
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tottenham transfer rumors: Lloris, Schneiderlin, Vorm, Vlasic, Rose

Time to talk Tottenham transfer rumors. Ben Davies is in hand, and he becomes the first new signing of the Mauricio Pochettino era. So who’s next in coming to White Hart Lane? Let’s get this party started -From “The Sun” always outspoken and original Brad Friedel believes Hugo Lloris could remain as Tottenham’s No 1 until 2028. So to that I say wow that’s a really long...
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Hull hopeful of signing Maguire

Hull City manager Steve Bruce remains hopeful of securing Sheffield United defender Harry Maguire’s signature. The 21-year-old has been linked […]
Via Soccer News
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruce not giving up on Dawson

Hull City boss Steve Bruce has not given up hope of luring Tottenham captain Michael Dawson to the KC Stadium. […]
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Ince signs two-year contract with Hull City

Hull City have announced the signing of Tom Ince on a two-year contract. The 22-year-old winger, son of the former England international Paul, has agreed a two-year deal at the KC Stadium. Compensation with Blackpool has yet to be sorted out and a tribunal may be necessary if a figure cannot be agreed. Ince had attracted interest from a number of Premier League clubs this summer...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Ince set to sign for Hull as Steve Bruce continues to strengthen Tigers squad

Hull City hope to take a step closer to signing Tom Ince. The 22-year-old has agreed a contract with Hull and is poised to sign. The fee will be determined by a tribunal and former club Blackpool will ask for £8m based on the fact that Crystal Palace paid £1.5m for a five month loan from January.
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 World Cup: Hull’s boss must embrace second Ghana raid with Jordan Ayew signing

Jordan AyewBy Andreu MachancosesSteve Bruce ought not be put off by the Asamoah Gyan debacle at Sunderland. Next in our series on under-the-radar World Cup transfer targets top-flight clubs should be eyeing concerns Hull, who posted their best ever Premier League finish in 2013/14 and came so close to causing carnage on the streets of Arsenal in the FA Cup final.Steve Bruce has...
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May 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce hails Hull efforts

Steve Bruce praised his players’ efforts after Hull City squandered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 to Arsenal in the […]
Via Soccer News
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce surprised by Brady return

Steve Bruce believes the prospect of playing in the FA Cup final ensured Robbie Brady has returned to fitness ahead […]
Via Soccer News
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce to savour FA Cup final

Recent managerial exits have made Steve Bruce even more determined to savour Hull City’s FA Cup final appearance on Saturday. […]
Via Soccer News
May 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce thankful to see season end

Steve Bruce is glad the Premier League season is over following Hull City’s 2-0 defeat at home to Everton on […]
Via Soccer News
May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Januzaj to be a ´superstar´, says Bruce

Manchester United attacker Adnan Januzaj can develop into a ‘superstar’, according to Hull City manager Steve Bruce. Januzaj, 19, impressed […]
Via Soccer News
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce beaming over Fryatt display

Matty Fryatt has played himself into contention to start the FA Cup final against Arsenal, Hull City manager Steve Bruce […]
Via Soccer News
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Giggs still has role at United, insists Bruce

Hull City manager Steve Bruce has called on Louis van Gaal to find a role for Ryan Giggs at Manchester […]
Via Soccer News
May 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce warns Hull after Villa loss

Steve Bruce has warned his Hull City side not to relax after securing UEFA Europa League football for next season. […]
Via Soccer News
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Pulis backs Bruce for top gong

Tony Pulis has thrown his support behind Hull City head coach Steve Bruce for the Premier League’s Manager of the […]
Via Soccer News
May 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce: Difficult to keep our focus

Steve Bruce admits it has not been easy to keep Hull City’s focus on the Premier League, two weeks before […]
Via Soccer News
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce slams ´awful´ defending

Steve Bruce branded Hull City’s defensive display as “awful” following their 3-1 defeat at Aston Villa in the Premier League […]
Via Soccer News
May 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Steve Bruce In The Frame For Newcastle

When Sir Bobby Robson was surprisingly sacked in late August of 2004, Steve Bruce was Chairman Freddy Shepherd’s first choice to replace Robson. Steve Bruce – in the frame for Newcastle But at the time the Geordie, who was brought up in Daisy Hill near Wallsend, was managing Birmingham City at the time, and he […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Hull City Boss Steve Bruce insists Nigerian Striker Aluko is still a big part of Hull Future

  Hull City striker Sone Aluko Hull City boss Steve Bruce says Nigerian striker Sone Aluko is a big part of their future. The Nigeria midfielder has questioned his position at the club recently. Bruce told the Hull Daily Mail: “I have to try and tell him he’s not quite there. I try to be honest with all of them, but I think most people would say the same thing. “Sone is...
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April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce focused solely on survival

Hull City boss Steve Bruce is only concerned with Premier League safety, despite their upcoming FA Cup final. Hull will […]
Via Soccer News
April 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Hull vs Arsenal: Gunners’ Midfield Reunion Key in Cup Final Warmup

Hull vs Arsenal: Gunners’ Midfield Reunion Key in Cup Final Warmup - originally posted on In a precursor to the FA Cup final, Arsenal travel to the KC Stadium tomorrow to meet Steve Bruce’s overachieving Hull City. This match should see Arsenal’s fist choice midfield of Aaron Ramsey, Mikel Arteta and Mesut Ozil reunited for the first time since the Boxing Day...
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April 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruce pleads patience from Aluko

Steve Bruce has backed Sone Aluko to return to his best, but implored the forward to be patient in his […]
Via Soccer News
April 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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