The best alternative teams names after Hull Tigers FA application

The best alternative team name suggestions after Hull City applied to change their name to Hull Tigers. What could your team be called?

A tiger, representing the best alternative teams names after the Hull Tigers name change FA application by Hull City
Tiger… Suggesting alternative teams names after arriving in Hull (Image: YAWN)

After Hull City sent their application to the FA to have their name changed to Hull Tigers next season, the possible alternative team name suggestions came flooding in.

We’ve gathered the best here for your approval.

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What could your team be called?

Hull Tigers, up next Aston Villa Red Bulls.

— Adam Houlston (@houlstonad) December 11, 2013

Imagine if all the Premier league teams changed name… Hull Tigers Manchester Devils Chelsea Lions Cardiff Dragons …Tottenham Cocks

— Jamie Smart (@JS_43) December 11, 2013

@Zilosxp: Hull Tigers? This is the EPL not some American college football compo! Next thing we will start seeing Manchester Mavericks etc

— SHONIBARE (@WTFAmaan) December 11, 2013

After Hull Tigers what next? Barnsley Ferrets?

— Nick Holland (@Nick_Holland_) December 11, 2013

So it's official Hull want to be the Tigers. Is it time for the club to apply to be the Norwich Canaries so that we appeal to the huguenots.

— Mike Reynolds (@MikeReynolds8) December 11, 2013

Hull Tigers Chelsea lions Manchester devils looool

— Hussein (@HusseinCFC) December 11, 2013

I suppose the #itfc equivalent of Hull Tigers would be called Ipswich Punch. Just imagine the uproar!!!!

— kevin grimwood (@senna72) December 11, 2013

Hull City chairman has said City Til We Die fans can do just that, insisting on renaming club Hull Tigers. What next? Aston Alligators…

— David Dragon (@dragonboys) December 11, 2013

@TAB_Sport all of the above, Hull Tigers though… c'mon seriously…. what next the Everton Raptors.

— Sean (@SMSavage17) December 11, 2013

Good idead from Hull to change their name to Hull Tigers. We should change ours to Sligo Bulls, or better still Chicago Bulls.

— Eamon Kelly (@eamonkelly) December 11, 2013

@StuartSayer No a new owner would rename them the Mersey Powerboats.

— Reynard VanFoxwinkel (@ReynardCity) December 11, 2013

Might as well change England to England Lions if Hull Tigers do It

— Charlie Austin (@QPRwyatt) December 11, 2013

Hull City will be called Hull Tigers. What next, Norwich Canaries? Palace Eagles? #shocking

— nathan (@nath_to_982) December 11, 2013

This Hull Tigers things is like us renaming ourselves Swansea Jack Bastards

— CultOfTsu (@BeardOfTsu) December 11, 2013

@HerefordUnited1 @BullsNewsBlog Anyone got the contact details for @redbull Commercial Sponsors? #saveourclub Hereford Red Bulls?

— Keith Hall (@KeithHallSport) December 11, 2013

@sarahbeeny will it be Manchester Devils or Arsenal Gunners or Liverpool Phoenix or even Coventry Elephants so why Hull Tigers? #HullCityAFC

— Alan Begg (@77alanb77) December 11, 2013

RT @Football__Tweet: Hull City have announced formally requested a name change to Hull Tigers. // Crikey – whatever next? #pompey paupers?

— Tractor Saint (@TractorSaint) December 11, 2013

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