Hull City set to match transfer record for Tottenham’s Huddlestone

Hull City are in talks with Tottenham midfielder Tom Huddlestone and are hopeful are finalising a deal for the player in the next 24 hours.

Tom Huddlestone.

Huddlestone, who has been capped four times for England, is in Hull discussing terms with Tigers’ representatives and could sign as soon as tonight.

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The club are unwilling to disclose the fee agreed for the 26-year-old, but it is understood it at least matches their £5m record signing of Jimmy Bullard.