Hull City will return to the Championship this season after just one year away from the second tier of English football – and Grant McCann gained sweet redemption after he led the Tigers into League One a year ago.
It wasn’t all McCann’s fault – he was inconvenienced by the sales of Jarrod Bowen and Kamil Grosicki mid-season but results downturned and the Northern Irishman had no answer for it.
But despite the drop into League One, McCann was able to guide Hull back to the Championship at the first time of asking which will have been a great relief to fans.
Hull have hopped between divisions in the 21st century, reaching the very top at the Premier League but they were also in the lower reaches in League Two – although not since 2004.
In that time period there have been many prolific players that the Tigers have come up against – some more prolific than others.
Let’s look at 10 players who always seemed to get the better of Hull on their day in years gone by.