In all the dozens of national media predictions before the season began, very few pundits thought we wouldn’t finish bottom. Sam Allardyce thought we’d do well, but still still tipped his mate Phil Brown’s team to get relegated in third bottom.
However, on Mark Chapman’s Premiership podcast before the opening game, Crystal Palace-supporting comedian Kevin Day, former referee Graham Poll and ‘Chappers’ himself all tipped the Tigers to stay up.
Incidentally, Paul Duffen is a regular guest on the show.
Did any other self-styled football expert predict a good season for Hull City?