Sunderland’s manager Gus Poyet in the stands during the Barclays Premier League match at the KC Stadium, Hull. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA

Sunderland boss Gus Poyet has been charged with improper conduct over his touchline confrontation with Hull counterpart Steve Bruce, the Football Asso(...)

Stoke City’s Stephen Ireland lies on the ground  after the tackle from Hull City’s Maynor Figueroa, which left him needing 12-15 stitches. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA Wire

Steve Bruce has hit back at Stoke City after a gory picture emerged of a bloody gash in Stephen Ireland’s leg following a challenge by Maynor Figueroa(...)

James Milner’s late free kick rescued a point for Manchester City as they drew 1-1 at home to Hull. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Manchester City 1 Hull City 1Substitute James Milner struck a superb injury-time free-kick as lacklustre champions Manchester City rescued a point wit(...)

Newcastle United’s English striker Sammy Ameobi  celebrates scoring his team’s second goal during the English Premier League football match between Hull City and Newcastle United at the KC Stadium in HullPhotograph: Lindsey Parnaby/AFP

Hull City 0-3 Newcastle UnitedSecond-half strikes from Sammy Ameobi and Yoan Gouffran ensured John Carver’s reign as permanent Newcastle head coach go(...)

Despair for goalkeeper Allan McGregor of Hull City as Andy Carroll of West Ham United celebrates scoring their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Hull City. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

West Ham 3-0 Hull CityAt the interval here, as the Upton Park crowd booed and torpor reigned supreme, it was easy to think of the corresponding fixtur(...)

Hull City manager Steve Bruce has said he was one of three Premier League managers who offered their support to Oldham Athletic over their proposed move for Ched Evans. (Photograph: REUTERS/Suzanne Plunkett)

Hull boss Steve Bruce has disclosed he was one of the Premier League managers who contacted Oldham to give his support to their moves to sign convicte(...)

Alexis Sanchez scored the second for  Arsenal  against Hull City   at the Emirates Stadium. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett / Reuters

Arsenal 2 Hull City 0When his number finally went up, the Emirates Stadium rose as one. There were 84 minutes on the clock when Alexis Sánchez was per(...)

 Alan Pardew left Newcastle United to manage Crystal Palace.  Photograph:  Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Alan Pardew wants to restore the spirit of his playing days after coming “home” to take over as Crystal Palace manager.Pardew was released from his Ne(...)

Alan Pardew has told Newcastle United he wishes to end his four-year stint as manager of the club to return to former side Crystal Palace(Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

Alan Pardew is set to sever ties with Newcastle United after a tempestuous four-year spell in charge on Tyneside and return to his first professional (...)

Crystal Palace are set to make an official approach for Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew as they look to replace the sacked Neil Warnock

Crystal Palace are expected to make a formal approach for Alan Pardew early this week after identifying the Newcastle United manager as their preferre(...)