Stoke City vs Hull City Preview 24/09
The table is beginning to take shape as we head into matchweek eight of the EFL Championship for the 2023/2024 season. In this preview, we turn our attention to the televised clash between Stoke City and Hull City, who have had very different starts to the season thus far. Read on to find out everything you need to know ahead of the match, including team news, injuries, suspensions, and where to watch the game live in the UK.
|Match:||Stoke City vs Hull City|
|Kick-off:||12:00, Sunday 24th September|
|Broadcast:||Sky Sports Football & Now TV|
Stoke currently sit in 19th place with just seven points accrued from their first seven games. It’s looking like the game will be a bit of an uphill battle for them as Hull currently place sixth in the table with 12 points. That being said, both teams are going into the game with a bit of good form having each won their previous match.
Squads: Stoke City vs Hull City
Below are the current squads for Stoke City vs Hull City, together with suspensions and injuries.
Stoke City Squad
|Goalkeepers:||Mark Travers, Jack Bonham, Fran Fielding, Blondy Nna Noukeu|
|Defenders:||Ben Wilmot, Luke McNally, Michael Rose, Enda Stevens, Liam McCarron, Ki-Jana Hoever, Junior Tchamadeu|
|Midfielders:||Wouter Burger, Ben Pearson, Lewis Baker, Josh Laurent, Jordan Thompson, Mehdi Leris, Daniel Johnson, Joon-ho Bae|
|Attackers:||Sead Hksabanovic, Andre Vidigal, Nikola Jojic, Lynden Gooch, D’Margio Wright-Phillips, Wesley Morae, Ryan Mmaee. Dwight Gayle|
Hull City Squad
|Goalkeepers:||Matt Ingram, Ryan Allsop, Thimothee Lo-Tutala, David Robson|
|Defenders:||Jacob Greaves, Alfie Jones, Sean McLoughlin, Ruben Vingare, James Furlong, Matty Jacob, Cyrus Christie, Lewie Coyle|
|Midfielders:||Tyler Morton, Jean Michael Seri, Regan Slater, Greg Docherty, Ozan Tufan, Adama Traore, Scott Twine, Harry Vaughan|
|Attackers:||Doguan Sinik, Jaden Philogene, Bora Aydinlik, Jason Lokilo, Vaughn Covil, Liam Delap, Aaron Connolly, Allahyar Sayyadmanesh|
Statistics for Stoke City vs Hull City
Stoke are definitely the underdogs heading into this fixture. Sat all the way down in 19th place, averaging just one goal a game, two wins, a draw and four losses, it’s hard to see how they can get something out of the game.
Moreover, Hull have had a much stronger start as they currently place sixth. They’ve had three wins, three draws and just one loss so far. Combining that with the fact that they’ve only shipped three goals in seven games proves that they are currently a resilient side.
Form & Latest Results
Stoke City’s Recent Results
|19/08: Stoke vs Watford||1-0 WIN|
|26/08: Millwall vs Stoke||1-0 LOSS|
|02/09: Stoke vs Preston||0-2 LOSS|
|16/09: Norwich vs Stoke||1-0 WIN|
|20/09: Huddersfield v Stoke||2-2 DRAW|
Hull City’s Recent Results
|19/08: Blackburn vs Hull||1-2 WIN|
|25/08: Hull vs Bristol||1-1 DRAW|
|02/09: Leicester vs Hull||0-1 LOSS|
|15/09: Hull vs Coventry||1-1 DRAW|
|20/09: Hull vs Leeds||0-0 DRAW|
The game kicks off at 12:00 UK time.
You can watch the game live on TV through Sky Sports Football & Now TV.