Steve Bruce's Hull were relegated from the Premier League as they found themselves unable to overcome Louis van Gaal's Manchester United, who played the last part of the match after substitute Marouane Fellaini was sent off.
Apart that incident and two disallowed goals for Hull, this was a match that will not linger much in the memory. Both teams enter the summer break with a great deal of recruitment to do if success is to lie ahead.
HULL, England -- Three quick thoughts from Hull's 0-0 draw with Manchester United at the KC Stadium on Sunday, a result that ensures the Tigers' relegation.
1. Toothless Hull go down fighting
Transistor radios and smartphones were tuned in, fans hopeful of positive tidings from Newcastle. Perhaps a Hull goal could provoke panic on Tyneside, but such a moment never came. Without it went any chance of survival.
Each Hull attack was roared on, right from the first-minute header that Nikica...