Hull City hire head coach with League One experience

24 June 2019

Grant McCann
Photo: Getty Images Hull City's new head coach Grant McCann has experience from Doncaster and Peterborough.

The Tigers have hired the former League One coach from Northern Ireland, Grant McCann, as their new head coach.

McCann was previously coaching Doncaster and has signed a one-year contract with Hull.

Peter Høyer ph@offthepitch.com

After a season during which the former Doncaster head coach, Grant McCann, took the South Yorkshire club to the play-offs in League One, he has been headhunted to be the new head coach at Hull City. 

I am a very ambitious person and I always have been

The club have given the new coach a one-year contract to prove his worth after saying goodbye to their previous coach, Nigel Adkins, who left the club by the end of the season, having brought Hull to a finish at 13th place. 

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