George Boyd has today (Thursday) joined Hull City in a loan deal until the end of the season.

Peterborough United midfielder George Boyd has today (Thursday) joined npower Championship promotion contenders Hull City on-loan until the end of the season with a view to a permanent transfer in the summer.

Boyd completed a medical at the KC Stadium and the deal is worth a seven figure sum. Boyd scored his final goal for Posh in the 5-1 victory at the New Den against Millwall on Tuesday night.

He has spent six years at London Road and helped the club to three promotions as well as Championship safety last term. He made a total of 297 appearances for the club and scored 75 goals. Boyd could make his debut in the Championship clash at Bolton Wanderers on Saturday.

The football club would like to thank George for his wonderful service and wish him the best of luck achieving his dream of playing Premier League football.