Hernandez-inspired Hull eye safety after thumping 'Boro

Steve Agnew understands the importance of Wednesday's match with Hull

Silva retained the side which finished the game on Saturday keeping two wingers and two strikers up front.

Middlesbrough, however, look set to return to the Championship.

The Teessiders played their full part in a pulsating encounter, but are now seven points adrift of safety with eight games remaining. Crystal Palace also lost and are now just a point ahead of City. To score the goal early on, from that goal we got carried away with the emotions of the game.

Those same Teesside voices, though, were soon silenced by three goals in 19 minutes from the home side.

The Tigers responded well with Kamil Grosicki volleying inches over the crossbar before they equalised in the 14th minute through Markovic, who slammed the ball home from close range after the visitors had failed to clear Niasse's flick-on from Andrew Robertson's cross.

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Boro hit back in first-half stoppage-time through Marten De Roon's controversial header before Harry Maguire headed Hull's fourth midway through the second period. "The players remarked on the noise they made in the far corner".

The 24-year-old central defender, who was recently called up to the England squad for the first time following an impressive season in the Premier League, found himself at fault for Lazar Markovic's equaliser and Oumar Niasse's effort which put Hull 2-1 up after Alvaro Negredo had given Boro a dream start after just five minutes on Wednesday.

Boro were stunned and needed some invention to get back in the game and Rudy Gestede almost provided that but he saw his header tipped onto the crossbar by keeper Eldin Jakupovic. Viewing it on TV it could be argued that the ball was deflected off a City players back but it seemed very dubious to say the least.

Middlesbrough enjoyed the better of the opening exchanges after the break, although Niasse was unfortunate to see a shot blocked at the other end before Alfred N'Diaye brought a good save out of Victor Valdes with a low shot. The great escape really might be on after all in the East Riding.

Hull City: Jakupovic, Elmohamady, Ranocchia, Maguire (Dawson, min. 81), Robertson, Markovic, Ndiaye, Clucas, Grosicki (Henriksen, min. 88), Niasse, Hernandez (Evandro, min. 51). Subs: Adlene Guedioura (for Husband, 59) 6, Patrick Bamford (for Negredo, 71) 6, Cristhian Stuani (for Gestede, 81) 6.

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