Hull City 2-1 Stoke City

November 8, 2009

Phil Brown can breathe again after Seyi Olofinjana and Jan Vennegoor of Hesselink earned Hull a priceless 2-1 win over 10-man Stoke on Sunday.

The struggling Tigers had been heading for yet another damaging Premier League defeat - and Brown possibly for the sack - after Matthew Etherington's first-half strike at the KC Stadium.