Duo out of Cup clash

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Ryan Mason and Sam Clucas will miss Hull's EFL Cup quarter-final clash against Newcastle this evening.

Hull: Duo out of Cup clash

Midfielder Mason has not recovered from the illness which forced him off at half-time during Saturday's 1-1 draw with West Brom while forward Clucas is suspended after collecting his fifth yellow card of the season in the same game.

Tigers head coach Mike Phelan may be tempted to hand defender Andrew Robertson and striker Adam Diomande starts after the pair were second-half substitutes against the Baggies following their returns from injury and suspension respectively.