The inside story of how Hull City's chart-topping song eclipsed Duran Duran

The Tigers released a hit single in 1983 on their way to promotion out of Division Four

January 1983 and Hull City were emerging from the deepest of holes.

Colin Appleton was halfway towards securing promotion out of Division Four in his first season in charge at Boothferry Park and the financial problems that had plunged the club into receivership 11 months earlier were slowly beginning to ease.

Weary supporters suddenly found themselves energised by the enthusiasm of new...
source: Hull Daily Mail

2020-04-09 09:11
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