Defender Alex Bruce is desperate for Hull to get their own back on "bogey team" Southampton.
The Saints did the double over Bruce and company last season, easing to a 4-1 victory on home turf having already claimed a 1-0 win at the KC Stadium.
They return to East Yorkshire on Saturday on the crest of a wave, lying second in the Barclays Premier League and having won nine of their last 10 matches in all competitions.
But Bruce believes the Tigers have all the motivation they need to end that streak.
Respond to an 8-0 victory with a follow-up win? Check. Reach quarterfinals of the Capital One Cup? Check. Right now everything that Southampton manager Ronald Koeman touches is turning to gold. The signings have been superb to a man, the team can't stop winning and a trip to League One Sheffield United is all that stands in the way of Saints and a cup semifinal. How long can it last?
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