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Tamas Priskin is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Free kick taken by Jack Hobbs.
Jason Shackell is booked.
Robbie Brady crosses the ball, save made by Frank Fielding.
Tamas Priskin is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Liam Rosenior takes the free kick.
The referee blows for offside. Indirect free kick taken by Liam Rosenior.
Unfair challenge on Craig Bryson by James Chester results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Frank Fielding.
Jake Buxton replaces Jamie Ward.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Robbie Brady from the right by-line, Jason Shackell makes a clearance.
Corner taken right-footed by Robert Koren, clearance made by Jason Shackell.
Corner taken by Robbie Brady, Jason Shackell makes a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Andy Dawson, Frank Fielding makes a save.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Chester by Tamas Priskin. Free kick taken by Adriano Basso.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Shaun Barker by Cameron Stewart. Frank Fielding takes the indirect free kick.
Tamas Priskin on for Theo Robinson.
Drilled right-footed shot by Robert Koren. Frank Fielding makes a comfortable save.
Foul by James Chester on James Bailey, free kick awarded. James Chester booked. Frank Fielding takes the free kick.
Paul McKenna goes off and Tom Cairney comes on.
Paul McKenna produces a cross, Matt Fryatt takes a shot. Save by Frank Fielding.
Robbie Brady takes a shot. Blocked by Jason Shackell.
Handball decision goes against Craig Bryson. Corry Evans takes the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Paul Green by Matt Fryatt. Indirect free kick taken by Frank Fielding.
The ball is delivered by Cameron Stewart, John Brayford makes a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Liam Rosenior, Shaun Barker makes a clearance.
Robbie Brady delivers the ball, Jason Shackell makes a clearance.
Cameron Stewart fouled by Craig Bryson, the ref awards a free kick. Strike comes in from Andy Dawson from the free kick.
Theo Robinson is ruled offside. Free kick taken by James Chester.
Foul by Andy Dawson on Theo Robinson, free kick awarded. Frank Fielding takes the indirect free kick. Callum Ball goes off and Ben Davies comes on.
Andy Dawson sends in a cross, clearance made by Jason Shackell.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Robbie Brady, Paul Green manages to make a clearance.
Cameron Stewart takes a shot. Blocked by James Bailey.
Jamie Ward produces a cross, save made by Adriano Basso.
Robert Koren takes a shot. Frank Fielding makes a comfortable save.
James Bailey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robert Koren. Robbie Brady comes on in place of Aaron Mclean. The referee cautions James Bailey for dissent. Free kick taken by Robert Koren.
Cameron Stewart produces a cross, Andy Dawson produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.
Centre by Liam Rosenior, John Brayford makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jason Shackell by Robert Koren. Free kick taken by Frank Fielding.
Paul Green has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Liam Rosenior crosses the ball, clearance made by Shaun Barker.
Corry Evans produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty area that goes harmlessly over the target.
Gareth Roberts gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Aaron Mclean. Liam Rosenior takes the free kick.
James Chester challenges Callum Ball unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jamie Ward fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save by Adriano Basso.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Corry Evans on Craig Bryson. Shaun Barker restarts play with the free kick.
A goal is scored by Theo Robinson from inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Hull 0-1 Derby.Assist on the goal came from James Bailey.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jamie Ward by Liam Rosenior. Gareth Roberts restarts play with the free kick.
Corner taken short by Robert Koren.
Paul McKenna produces a cross, Matt Fryatt takes a shot. Save made by Frank Fielding.
Aaron Mclean sends in a cross, John Brayford manages to make a clearance.
Aaron Mclean is ruled offside. Frank Fielding takes the direct free kick.
The ball is crossed by Liam Rosenior, clearance made by Shaun Barker.
The ball is swung over by Cameron Stewart, John Brayford gets a block in.
Foul by Paul Green on Matt Fryatt, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Robert Koren.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Matt Fryatt on Shaun Barker. Frank Fielding takes the indirect free kick.
Jack Hobbs produces a volleyed right-footed shot from 18 yards. Save by Frank Fielding.
Robert Koren takes a outswinging corner.
Centre by Aaron Mclean, Gareth Roberts gets a block in.
Robert Koren takes a short corner.
The ball is crossed by Andy Dawson, blocked by Theo Robinson.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Callum Ball. Adriano Basso takes the free kick.
Andy Dawson fouled by Callum Ball, the ref awards a free kick. Adriano Basso restarts play with the free kick.
Callum Ball concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Hobbs. Adriano Basso takes the direct free kick.
Theo Robinson is ruled offside. Jack Hobbs takes the indirect free kick.
Handball decision goes against Cameron Stewart. Frank Fielding restarts play with the free kick.
Centre by Liam Rosenior, Aaron Mclean takes a shot. Save by Frank Fielding.
Corner taken by Robert Koren from the right by-line.
Matt Fryatt takes a shot. Shaun Barker gets a block in.
Unfair challenge on Paul Green by Paul McKenna results in a free kick. John Brayford takes the direct free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Callum Ball. Adriano Basso restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is sent over by Jamie Ward.
Free kick awarded for a foul by James Bailey on Robert Koren. Free kick taken by Paul McKenna.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Robert Koren from the right by-line, James Chester produces a header from inside the area that goes over the bar.
Matt Fryatt concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Bryson. Direct free kick taken by Frank Fielding.
Matt Fryatt takes a shot. Blocked by John Brayford.
James Bailey takes a shot from 20 yards. Comfortable save by Adriano Basso.
Liam Rosenior concedes a free kick for a foul on Jamie Ward. The referee shows Liam Rosenior a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Gareth Roberts restarts play with the free kick.
Robert Koren produces a drilled left-footed shot from 20 yards. Save by Frank Fielding.
Jamie Ward produces a cross, James Chester makes a clearance.
Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Robert Koren played to the near post.
Outswinging corner taken by Robert Koren from the right by-line played to the near post, clearance made by Craig Bryson.
Andy Dawson takes a shot. Clearance made by Shaun Barker.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Liam Rosenior on Jamie Ward. Free kick crossed right-footed by Jamie Ward, clearance by Corry Evans.
Rosenior returns for Tigers
Hull defender Liam Rosenior returns to contention for the home clash with Derby following suspension.
The full-back missed Saturday's 1-0 defeat at Burnley and was replaced in the starting line-up by Paul McShane, leaving manager Nick Barmby with a selection dilemma.
Goalkeeper Peter Gulacsi was forced out of the action at Burnley just before half-time with a badly cut knee and his replacement, Adriano Basso, could make his first start since the defeat at Barnsley in November.
Midfielder Kevin Kilbane has returned from his loan spell at Derby, but is unlikely to feature as he has been struggling with a back injury.
Another midfielder, Seyi Olofinjana, is edging closer to a return to first-team action following a long-term knee injury, but was not included in Saturday's squad as he is short of match fitness.
Barmby could be tempted to recall wingers Richard Garcia and Robbie Brady - both second-half substitutes at Burnley - to his starting line-up as the Tigers have fired blanks in their last two matches.
Nathan Tyson could be in the Derby squad after the forward was withdrawn against West Ham as merely a precautionary measure.
Tyson, who helped set up Callum Ball's second-minute opener in the 2-1 win over the Hammers on New Year's Eve, felt some discomfort in his groin late in the first half.
Having been troubled by a groin injury since arriving at Pride Park from midlands rivals Nottingham Forest in the summer, he was replaced by Theo Robinson at half-time.
"Nathan came off as a precaution as we didn't want to risk anything happening to him," said manager Nigel Clough. "We haven't ruled him out of the squad for Hull on Monday so we will see how he is."
After naming an unchanged side against West Ham, Clough make changes for a second game in the space of three days. Fit-again defender Jake Buxton, midfielder Ben Davies and forwards Tamas Priskin and Robinson are options for the Rams boss.
Meanwhile, Stephen Bywater has signed for Sheffield Wednesday after his contract with Derby was cancelled by mutual consent. The goalkeeper spent the first half of the season on loan at the npower League One club.
Robinson completes Rams raid
Theo Robinson struck the decisive goal just 32 seconds into the second half as Derby's play-off challenge gathered momentum with a third successive npower Championship win over the Christmas period, 1-0 at Hull.
Robinson, back in the side in place of the injured Nathan Tyson, curled home the only goal of the game from inside the penalty area and Derby stubbornly defended their slender lead to follow up wins over Leeds and West Ham with another three points.
Hull mounted wave after wave of attacks in the second period, but could not find a way past Derby goalkeeper Frank Fielding as the Tigers' own play-off hopes took a further blow with a third straight league defeat.
Liam Rosenior returned at right-back for Hull in place of Paul McShane following suspension and Adriano Basso was back in goal due to Peter Gulacsi's gashed knee.
Hull dominated the opening exchanges with Slovenia international Robert Koren and striker Matty Fryatt firing in shots on target that were held by goalkeeper Fielding and blocked by defender John Brayford respectively.
Tigers defender James Chester headed Koren's 13th-minute corner inches over the crossbar and Fryatt was thwarted again, this time by visiting skipper Shaun Barker, who deflected the forward's angled drive from the right edge of the penalty area.
Hull continued to look the more dangerous side without creating further chances until the 31st minute when defender Jack Hobbs forced Fielding into a super save with his dipping goalbound volley from the edge of the area.
Fielding kept his side on level terms with an even better save eight minutes later, diving low to keep out Fryatt's angled effort from 12 yards following Paul McKenna's cross, but for all Hull's possession the score remained goalless at the interval.
Derby then stunned their hosts with a goal just 32 seconds after the restart.
James Bailey crossed from the left and, after dancing clear on the left-hand side of the penalty area, Robinson curled a left-footed shot beyond Basso for his seventh goal of the season.
Buoyed by their unexpected breakthrough, the Rams enjoyed their best spell of the game.
Striker Jamie Ward's drilled free-kick was well held by Basso and midfielder Paul Green curled a right-footed shot from the right edge of the area just wide.
Hull responded with their first chance in the second half, defender Andy Dawson heading Cameron Stewart's cross over the crossbar in the 58th minute, while Koren lashed in another long-range shot that Fielding comfortably held soon after.
Tigers manager Nick Barmby sent on Manchester United loanee Robbie Brady with half an hour to play, while Rams boss Nigel Clough swapped teenage striker Callum Ball with midfielder Ben Davies.
Hull threw everything at Derby as the game entered the final 20 minutes. Brady's angled drive was blocked by Derby central defender Jason Shackell and Fryatt headed weakly at Fielding following McKenna's cross.
Koren attempted a trademark effort from outside the area, but again Fielding was equal to it and the visitors held firm throughout five minutes of added time.
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