Reports are circulating that Hull City’s Sam Clucas will become Paul Clement’s third major signing of the season, with the Gylfi Sigurdsson saga finally over and done with.

Hull boss Leonid Slutsky left Clucas out of his squad for their defeat to QPR over the weekend, claiming that he is ‘preparing to play for another club‘.

Despite impressing for an eventually relegated Hull City last season, you’d be forgiven for wondering what the midfielder is all about.

Aged 26, Clucas scored three goals in thirty-seven appearances for Hull in the Premier League last season. One of which was this screamer against Watford

YouTube: Sam Clucas : [ Hull City 2-0 Watford Fc ] 71′

His goals for Hull last season meant that he had scored for a fifth successive season, in five different leagues in ascending order from the Conference to the Premier League.

Clucas has also been a target for Burnley this Summer, who had a £10m offer turned down for the midfielder. He has also been linked with Newcastle.

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