Hull chief Allam has no regrets leaving late bid for West Brom's Long

Hull City chief Ehab Allam has admitted frustration missing out on a move for West Bromwich Albion striker Shane Long.

Allam has no regrets making their late move for the Irishman.

He told the Hull Daily Mail: "Yes, we went in for Shane Long on deadline day and we missed out, but that wasn't panic.

"It was opportunistic on our part. We saw a chance come up to possibly add a quality player in an area which would strengthen us, and we tried to do it."

 
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