Hull City: Ex Premier League Players

Where are these ex Hull City Premier League players now?

Welcome to the Hull City legends page – the gateway to information on ex Tigers who have played in the Premier League.

In addition to information on ex players we have also added statistics which include the top goalscorers, most appearances and also the club’s final league position for each year that they have featured in the EPL.



Steve Harper – Premier League Appearances: 135 | Clean Sheets: 24

Newcastle United’s longest-serving player Steve Harper finally hung up his gloves in 2016 at the age of 41, after a season as back-up keeper at North-East rivals Sunderland. Read More..

 Ian Ashbee – Premier League Appearances: 31 | Goals Scored: 1

A legend at Hull City after captaining the side from the bottom division to the Premier League, Ian Ashbee retired from playing in 2012 after a spell with Preston North End. Read More..

Stephen Hunt – Premier League Appearances: 143 | Goals Scored: 21

A dominant force on the left side for every club that he played for, Stephen Hunt retired from professional football at the end of the 2015-16 season after a spell with League One side Coventry City. Read More..

Nick Barmby – Premier League Appearances: 343 | Goals Scored: 53

One of only six players to have scored for six Premier League clubs, Nick Barmby finally decided to hang up his boots at the age of 37 in 2012 when he was offered the manager’s job at his hometown club Hull City. Read More..

Jimmy Bullard – Premier League Appearances: 90 | Goals Scored: 15

A hugely likeable character, Jimmy Bullard’s football career was cut short in 2012 due to problems with his knees. Read More..

George Boateng – Premier League Appearances: 384 | Goals Scored: 17

Considered a legend at each of the four of the Premier League teams he played for, George Boateng retired from playing in 2013 after a season in Malaysia with Liga Super side T-Team FC. Read More..

Premier League Statistics

This table shows the players who have made the most appearances for Hull City and the top goalscorers in the EPL. (Info correct as of 07/01/2020)

Top EPL GoalscorersGoalsMost EPL AppearancesGames
Nikica Jelavic12Ahmed Elmohamady 108
Geovanni11Tom Huddlestone98
Abel Hernandez7Jake Livermore92
Shane Long7Curtis Davies84
Robert Snodgrass7David Meyler78
Stephen Hunt6Paul McShane74
Dame N'Doye5Andy Dawson60
Craig Fagan5Geovanni60
Jake Livermore5Andrew Robertson57
Jimmy Bullard5Kamil Zayatte55

Statistics provided by 11v11