Hull City fixtures: Tigers kick off 2021-22 Championship season at Preston North End

HULL CITY will begin life back in the SkyBet Championship with a trip to Preston North End.

Hull City manager Grant McCann (right) celebrates promotion to the Championship. Picture: Tim Goode/PA

After heading to Lancashire on August 7, Grant McCann’s side will play host for the first time on August 14 to Queens Park Rangers, with Derby County heading to East Yorkshire four days later.

The Tigers host Blackburn Rovers on Boxing Day, before then travelling to face Sheffield United on Wednesday, December 29 and Blackpool on New Year’s Day.

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The regular league season is scheduled to end Saturday, May 7 with a home game against Nottingham Forest.

Hull City's players celebrate with their fans outside KCOM Stadium. Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

August 2021

7 Preston A

14 QPR H

18 Derby County H

21 Fulham A

28 Bournemouth H


11 Swansea City A

14 Blackburn Rovers A

18 Sheffield United H

25 Stoke City A

28 Blackpool H


2 Middlesbrough H

16 Huddersfield Town A

20 Peterborough United H

23 Luton Town A

30 Coventry City H


3 West Brom A

6 Barnsley A

20 Birmingham City H

24 Cardiff City A

27 Millwall H


4 Reading A

11 Bristol City H

18 Nottingham Forest A

26 Blackburn Rovers H

29 Sheffield United A

January 2022

1 Blackpool A

15 Stoke City H

22 Bournemouth A

29 Swansea City H


5 Preston North End H

8 Derby County A

12 Fulham H

19 QPR A

22 Barnsley H

26 Peterborough United A


5 West Brom H

12 Birmingham City A

16 Coventry City A

19 Luton Town H


2 Huddersfield Town H

9 Middlesbrough A

15 Cardiff City H

18 Millwall A

23 Reading H

30 Bristol City A


7 Nottingham Forest H