Robert "Robbie" Brady is an Irish footballer who plays as a winger for Hull City and the Republic of Ireland national team. He has also played internationally for Ireland at under-17, under-19 and under-21 levels. On 6 September 2012, Brady became the highest ever scorer at U21 level with his seventh goal for his country. He joine dthe Manchester United club's academy shortly after his 16th birthday in January 2008; he made his first appearance for Manchester United in an Under-18s match against Liverpool on 19 January 2008. On 19 July 2011, Manchester United loaned Brady to Championship club Hull City until 31 December. He scored his first competitive goal for the Tigers in a 1–0 win against Reading at the KC Stadium on the 27 August 2011. On 5 November 2012, Manchester United loaned Brady to Hull City until 2 January 2013. Brady scored his first goal since returning to Hull on 8 December 2012 against Watford; he scored with a 25-yard free-kick that went in off the crossbar, making it 2–0 to Hull. On 9 August 2011, Brady scored two goals for Republic of Ireland U21 in a Friendly match against Austria U21, Ireland end up winning the game 2–1
Hull have failed to overcome Chelsea in their last 5 Premier League meetings, losing 3, but their impressive home form this season will see them enter the fixture with the Blues high on confidence.
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Hull City v Sunderland Nov 2, 2013 at 3pm (UK) The KC Stadium In the last corresponding fixture between these two sides, the score ended 1-0 to Sunderland. Although Hull had the majority of the possession (54%), they couldn’t get past Sunderland’s defence as the Black Cats ran out with all three points. Although they […]The post
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The last few months have been promising and rather busy for United youngster Robbie Brady, who has made a surprisingly significant impact on both a club and international level. Brady was given his first chance in the first team during the summer pre-season tour, and also played in his first competitive game for United against ...