Hull City take on top of the table West Bromwich Albion at the KCOM Stadium today. Here is a predicted starting XI for the Tigers-

GK- George Long- He has made the number one spot his own so far this season.

RB- Eric Lichaj- City’s skipper will be looking to lead his side to a fourth straight win this afternoon.

Eric Lichaj on 20 October 2018.

CB- Reece Burke- The former West Ham defender has helped the Tigers get two clean sheets out of their last three games.

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CB- Jordy de Wijs- He has recently been offered a new deal to stay with the East Yorkshire club.

LB- Callum Elder- The Australian left-back has impressed since his summer switch from Leicester City.

RM- Jarrod Bowen- The prolific winger will be eager to add to goal tally of 10.

CM- Leo da Silva Lopes- He is impressing under Grant McCann and will keep his place today.

CM- Jackson Irvine- City will be without Jon Toral due to injury so the Australian could replace him in the midfield three.

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CM- Kevin Stewart- It is a tough choice for McCann today between George Honeyman and Stewart but the former Liverpool man just edges it for me.

LM- Kamil Grosicki- The Poland international will be looking to cause some problems for West Brom.

Kamil Grosicki on 19 April 2019.

ST- Tom Eaves- He scored the Tigers’ third goal against Fulham at Craven Cottage last weekend and is likely to lead the line.


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