Steve Bruce has admitted he was lucky not to be sacked by Hull City after their relegation from the Premier League.
Hull suffered demotion from the top flight to the Championship, finishing in 18th with their 0-0 draw against Manchester United not enough to save them.
Bruce, who has been in charge of Hull since 2012, said in the Daily Mail: "I am fortunate because I am sure most managers would have paid the penalty after relegation. That is how football is nowadays.
"I had a chat with the owner Assem...