Steve Bruce decides to bring in Liam Rosenior, Kris Boyd and Robert Koren in place of Alex Bruce, David Meyler and Danny Graham from the side that lost 3-2 to Manchester United on Boxing day. Despite coming off injured against the Red Devils, Allan McGregor starts between the sticks.
Meanwhile, Rene Muelenstein, looking to maintain momentum from the Cottagers’ 2-1 over Norwich on the 26th, makes several changes. Including Hugo Rodallega up front for Adel Taraabt, with Dimitar Berbatov still injured, Ashkan Dejagah for Damian Duff, Giorgos Karagounis for Scott Parker, John Arne Riise for Keiran Richardson and Bryan Ruiz for Alexander Kacaniklic.
Hull City Starting Line-Up: McGregor, Chester, Davies, Rosenior, Figueroa, Huddlestone, Livermore, Elmohamady, Boyd, Koren, Sagbo
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