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- Nickname:The Reds
- Ground:Stade Maurice Dufrasne
- Last Game: 15-Mar-2012 18:00
Hull City Football Club is an English association football club based in Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, founded in 1904. The club participates in the Football League Championship, the second tier of English football.
In 2007–08 they achieved promotion to the top flight of English football for the first time in their history, by winning the Championship play-off final at Wembley Stadium. They finished the 2008–09 season 17th in the Premier League table, successfully avoiding relegation by one point.
The previous highest position Hull City had finished in the Football League was third in the old Second Division in 1909–10, which they matched in 2007–08 when they gained promotion. Their greatest achievement in cup competitions came in 1930, when the team reached the semi-final of the FA Cup.
Hull play their home games at the KC Stadium. They previously played at Boothferry Park, but moved to their current home in 2002, with Boothferry Park set for demolition. They traditionally play in black and amber, often with a striped shirt design, hence their nickname The Tigers. The club's mascot is Roary the Tiger.
Hull Citys best finish to date was in 1910, when they came close to winning a promotion to the top flight, when they finished 3rd in the old Second Division. They were Level on points with second placed Oldham, although they missed out on promotion on goal average by the slim margin of 0.29 of a goal.In cup competition, the clubs greatest success was in 1930, when they reached the FA Cup semi-final.
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