Long pre-season key for Hull, says Sneyd

Marc Sneyd believes an extended pre-season can propel Hull FC to success in 2020.

The Black and Whites ended 2019 with a whimper, dropping out of the play-offs following a disastrous run of form at the end of the regular season.

But Sneyd is hopeful that the additional time off can be a blessing in disguise, and adds he is relishing the changes in playing personnel.

He said: “There’s obviously some big names that have now left us, but looking forward to the haul of players that will be joining the club for 2020 is very exciting.

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“Everyone coming through the door is of a very high standard.

“With a long pre-season under our belts, where we’ll have plenty of time to gel and learn more about one another, I think next season has the potential to be successful.”