Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Joining Us Hull of a Challenge - Phelan

Newspaper article The Journal (Newcastle, England)

Joining Us Hull of a Challenge - Phelan

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HULL'S predicament at the foot of the Premier League offers an ideal opportunity for players at other clubs who are hungry for a fresh challenge, according to manager Mike Phelan.

Phelan, whose side can move off bottom spot with a first win in eight league games tonight against Everton at the KCOM Stadium, is still waiting to talk with the club's owners about their January transfer window strategy.

However, the Tigers boss remains confident of strengthening a squad depleted by injuries to key players this season.

Phelan said: "At this moment we're looking at every option to bring players in.

"One of the biggest challenges for any player coming into the club is the position we're in at the moment.

"If they're courageous enough and want that challenge to either put their name out there to the clubs they're at, or they want to show they are better than where they're at this is the club to come for that challenge.

"We can give them that opportunity. …

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