Bruce hits back over Figueroa challenge

Stoke claimed a 1-0 win over Hull at the Britannia Stadium thanks to a Peter Crouch header, although Bruce felt the striker scored from an offside position.

Hughes was angered by Figueroa's tackle on midfielder Ireland, who was forced off with a gaping wound in his calf - a picture of which has since gone viral on social media - having previously escaped punishment for a challenge of his own on David Meyler.

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