Allam says Hull have Long deal in place with West Brom

Hull City owner Assem Allam says a deal for West Bromwich Albion striker Shane Long is in place.

Hull City owner Assem Allam says a deal for West Bromwich Albion striker Shane Long is in place.

Allam confirmed the Tigers are closing in on a deal for Long, who came within hours of moving to the KC Stadium in September before a last-minute hitch.

He told Sky Sports News: "We have agreed terms. It is a matter of getting the club to release and the player to agree."

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