Championship: Peterborough United tops Hull City 2-1

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HULL. Peterborough United prevailed over Hull City to win 2-1.

HULL. Peterborough United topped Hull City to win 2-1. It was Peterborough United to strike first with a goal of J. Taylor at the 43′. Then it was a goal in the 45′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, S. Dembele gave the win to Peterborough United in the 72′ minute with a goal.

J. Magennis missed a decisive penalty (66′). That would have allowed Hull City to draw the match.​

The match was held at the KCOM Stadium Stadium in Hull on Wednesday and this began at 6:45 pm local time. The referee was Leigh Doughty with the assistance of Rob Merchant and Mark Dwyer. The 4th official was Andy Haines. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 8.5 degrees Celsius or 47.32 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 93%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Hull City was in possession of the ball for 53% of the time vs. Peterborough United that controlled the ball for 47% of the time.

Hull City was more aggressive with 76 dangerous attacks and 19 shots of which 6 were on target. Anyhow, Peterborough United succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Hull City shot 19 times, 6 on target, 13 off target. On the other side, Peterborough United shot 10 times, 5 on target, 5 off target.


Hull City received 1 yellow card (T. Huddlestone). On the opposite side, Peterborough United received 2 yellow cards (R. Edwards and N. Thompson).

After this encounter, Hull City will stay with 9 points to stay in the 22nd place. On the other side, Peterborough United will have 11 points like Cardiff City to stay in the 20th place.

Match Events

  • 15'

    T. Huddlestone

  • 16'

    R. Edwards

  • 28'

    R. Smallwood

    T. Huddlestone

  • 43'

    J. Taylor

    J. Grant

  • 45'

    J. Magennis

    C. Elder

  • 47'

    N. Thompson

  • 60'

    J. Ward

    J. Knight

  • 66'

    J. Magennis

  • 66'

    H. Burrows

    D. Butler

  • 72'

    S. Dembele

    J. Grant

  • 73'

    G. Moncur

    G. Honeyman

  • 73'

    T. Eaves

    J. Magennis

  • 78'

    C. Coventry

    J. Grant

Next matche

In the upcoming Championship match, Hull City will play away with Luton Town on the 23rd of October with a 3-2 head to head statistic in favor of Hull City (1 draw).

Peterborough United will host Queens Park Rangers on the 23rd of October with a 1-0 head to head in favor of Peterborough United (1 draw).

Hull City: Formation and Lineups

Hull City started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Grant McCann chose to play with the following team: Matt Ingram (6.1), Lewie Coyle (6.8), Di’Shon Bernard (6.7), Jacob Greaves (6.8), Callum Elder (7.4), Tom Huddlestone (6.8), Greg Docherty (6.3), Keane Lewis-Potter (6.3), George Honeyman (6.6), Mallik Wilks (6.8) and Josh Magennis (7.3).


Hull City made 3 changes: T. Huddlestone for R. Smallwood (28′), G. Honeyman for G. Moncur (73′) and J. Magennis for T. Eaves (73′).

Top player: Callum Elder

The player who no doubt impressed Hull City the most was Callum Elder.

His rating is (7.4) with 42 passes (78% accurate) and 3 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 8. He performed 9 crosses.

Peterborough United: Formation and Lineups

Peterborough United started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

On the opposite side, Darren Ferguson played with: David Cornell (7.1), Josh Knight (6.9), Ronnie Edwards (6.8), Mark Beevers (6.5), Nathan Thompson (7.0), Jack Taylor (7.3), Oliver Norburn (6.8), Dan Butler (6.1), Jorge Grant (8.0), Siriki Dembélé (7.7) and Sammie Szmodics (6.7).


Peterborough United made 3 changes: J. Knight for J. Ward (60′), D. Butler for H. Burrows (66′) and J. Grant for C. Coventry (78′).

Top player: Jorge Grant

The player who no doubt impressed Peterborough United the most was Jorge Grant even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (8.0) with 21 passes (80% accurate) and 2 key passes. He performed 2 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship



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