Hull City learn Europa League opposition

Hull City's English manager Steve Bruce is pictured before the start of the English FA Cup fifth round football match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Hull City at The American Express Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on February 17, 2014
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Hull City will face either FK AS Trencin or FK Vojvodina in the third qualifying round of the Europa League.

Hull City will face Slovakian or Serbian opposition when they make their debut in the Europa League later this month.

The Tigers have qualified for Europe for the first time in their history after finishing as runners-up in the FA Cup, and the draw has paired Steve Bruce's side with either FK AS Trencin or FK Vojvodina in the third qualifying round.

It appears likely that Hull will face a tie with the Slovakian outfit after Trencin, who were eliminated at this stage last season, opened up a 4-0 advantage on aggregate in the first leg last night.

Hull will play the opening leg away from home on Thursday, July 31, with the second leg being played at the KC Stadium a week later.

James Chester of Hull City looks on during the pre season friendly match between Peterborough United and Hull City at London Road Stadium on July 29, 2013
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