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Michael Dawson

30-Year-Old Defender     Hull City  Premier


England

Birthdate:  November 18, 1983    Birthplace:  Northallerton, England    Nationality:  England    Height:  6' 2"    Weight:  174 lbs    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a three-year contract in August 2014 to join Hull City.

September 1, 2014    Michael Dawson News

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Dawson made his Hull City debut Sunday against Aston Villa despite having just signed with the club earlier in the week. He was easily the squad's most active defender, making 16 clearances in the 2-1 defeat.

Dawson is expected to be a member of Hull City's Starting XI regularly this season. His fantasy value will depend on the Tigers' matchup and their chances of keeping a clean sheet. A home match against West Ham United in their next league appearance could provide a good chance for just that.

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August 29, 2014

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Dawson is likely to make his Hull City debut Sunday against Aston Villa, reports Sky Sports.

Dawson signed with the club just three days ago, but is expected to make his debut as James Chester is serving a suspension for picking up a red card last weekend. The Hull City defenders have a good match up against an Aston Villa squad that has scored just one goal this season.

August 27, 2014

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Dawson signed a three-year-contract to join Hull City. The former Tottenham captain was brought in by the Tigers to help solidify their back line. Dawson's signing adds depth to a squad that has European matches to go along with their typical league play schedule.

Dawson does not bring much to the fantasy table offensively, so he will rely on keeping clean sheets to add value. He could provide some fantasy output in the right match up against goal deficient opponents.

August 26, 2014

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Dawson is reportedly close to transferring to Hull City from Tottenham, according to Sky Sports.

Hull tried to secure Dawson back in July, but Tottenham refused to move him until they had a replacement, which they appear to have with Federico Fazio of Sevilla. Hull have been surprising early in the season and Dawson will surely see more consistent first-team football under Steve Bruce, which should increase his value potential.

August 16, 2014

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Dawson (knock) is available off the bench for Tottenham's Premier League opener against West Ham.

Dawson is dealing with a knock and is apparently not well enough to get the starting nod. If he doesn't suffer any setbacks in training next week, he could be back in the starting lineup Aug. 24 against QPR.

June 2, 2014

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Dawson is being targeted by Hull City with the team ready to make a 3.5 million offer for the defender, according to the Daily Mail.

Crystal Palace is also reportedly interested in signing Dawson, who helped Tottenham deliver 13 clean sheets last season.

April 26, 2014

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Dawson returned from a hamstring injury to start and play all 90 minutes in Saturday's 1-0 win over Stoke City.

Dawson had not played since March 8 against Chelsea, but returns at the perfect time for Spurs, who continue to fight for a Europa League-qualifying finish. Up next is a trip to Upton Park to take on West Ham, before finishing the Premier League season at home against Aston Villa.

April 19, 2014

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Dawson, who has been battling a hamstring injury lately, was unavailable for Saturday's match against Fulham.

It seemed like a bit of a long-shot that he would play, although his hamstring injury kept him from even being named on the bench Saturday. His next opportunity to play comes next weekend at Stoke City.