Hull ready to hijack Tractor Boys move for Sunderland striker Murphy
Hull City boss Phil Brown hopes to hijack Daryl Murphy's £3million move to Ipswich.
Ipswich manager Roy Keane met Murphy and Sunderland captain Dean Whitehead at the weekend.
Sunderland skipper Dean Whitehead is wanted by Ipswich and Stoke
But Brown is prepared to match Steve Bruce's asking price and offer the former Waterford striker a place in the Barclays Premier League.
Stoke also want Whitehead.