FT: Hull City 2-1 Middlesbrough

Matty Fryatt on the move
Matty Fryatt on the move
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Hull City claimed a late win to revive their faint hopes of gatecrashing the play-offs.

Hull had not won for an age leaving their hopes of making the top six hanging by a thread.

And their plight was made even more difficult on 13 minutes when Marvin Emnes gave Middlesbrough the lead after latching onto a pass from Barry Robson.

Hull then ended their long wait for a goal with a stunning strike from Joshua King to level matters shortly before the hour.

And the Tigers snatched a late winner through Matty Fryatt in the 88th minute.

The defeat continues Middlesbrough’s opwn freefall out of the play-off reckoning.

For the full report and reaction read Tuesday’s Yorkshire Post.