‘We acted like children but I’ve invited him in for beer’, says Hull boss

first_imgHull City manager Steve Bruce hopes he and Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet can forgive and forget after their touchline spat.The pair had to be kept apart following Poyet’s first half sending off as tensions threatened to boil over at the KC Stadium, with Bruce attempting to march after the Uruguayan following angry words between them.But after the game, which ended in a 1-1 draw, the Tigers boss was in a repentant mood and revealed he was hoping to catch up with his opposite number and share a drink before the Black Cats returned to Tyneside.“We’re grown men who have acted like a couple of children,” admitted a rueful Bruce. “These things happen.“We’ll look back in the morning and think, ‘Oh, good God’, but sometimes the red mist comes down.“I’ve invited him in for a glass of beer – I hope he accepts because it’s a long way home and he’s had a horrible night.”last_img read more