MOHAMED DIAME’S stunning strike sent Hull City back to the Premier League following a 1-0 victory over Sheffield Wednesday in the Championship play-of final at Wembley.
As ever, social media was the one of the main places to follow the game if you were nowhere near the TV or radio and, here, we look at how Twitter reacted to the Tigers’ win and Diame’s 72nd-minute winner.
Hull-born Olympic gold medallist, Luke Campbell (@luke11campbell) - “Brilliant well done City @HullCity”
Yorkshire’s European Tour golfer Simon Dyson - “Congratulations to @HullCity and @AlexBruce84 on winning the playoff final and gaining promotion to the premiership.. #greateffort”
Former Hull loanee Mohamed Geddo (@geddo15) - “Back to premier league - Congratulation to every one @HullCity well done bro @Elmo_27”
Warrington Wolves forward Jordan Cox, who used to play for Hull KR (@Jdc1192) - “Not really a football fan but great work @HullCity in getting back into the premier league - can only be good for the city!”
Former West Ham and Blackpool striker Marlon Harewood (@Mazer_9) - “What a strike!! stunning 25 yarder from Mo Diame #playofffinal”
Former England and Liverpool goalkeeper Ray Clemence (@RayClem1) - “Fantastic play off final win @HullCity congrats to all @swfc fans were brilliant”
Former Wales striker John Hartson (@JohnHartson10) - “Well Done to Brucey and his players not forgetting the staff at Hull City.. Commiserations Sheffield Wednesday.”
5 Live Sport host Mark Chapman (@markchapman) - “What a hit that is from Diame. Hull 1 up #playofffinal”