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Former Hull City boss appointed head coach of Watford

Former Hull City boss Marco Silva has been appointed head coach of Premier League Watford.

Marco Silva Credit: Richard Sellers/PA Wire/PA Images

Silva chose to end his stay in charge of the Tigers after they were relegated from the top flight, after meeting with the club's owners on Wednesday.

He has now agreed a two year deal to take over from Sam Allardyce at Vicarage Road. Hull say they hope to appoint a new head coach before the start of the pre-season.



Robert Snodgrass tweets thanks to Hull City after signing deal to join West Ham

Robert Snodgrass has tweeted his thanks to 'everybody connected with Hull City' after signing a £10.2m deal to join West Ham.

Hull forward Robert Snodgrass Credit: Mike Egerton/PA Wire/PA Images

He said the support he received through his injury was 'superb' .

Snodgrass said promotion with Hull at Wembley last season was a memory he will never forget and wished the club all the best for the future.

The 29-year-old has signed a three-and-a-half-year contract to become West Ham's second January capture, after Portugal defender Jose Fonte.

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