ABOUBAKAR KAMARA climbed off the bench to attain twice as Fulham got here from behind to grab a 2-2 draw at Hull.
Jarrod Bowen and Nouha Dicko gave the hosts a deserved two-goal lead on the KCOM Stadium, however the Championship strugglers failed to deal with Kamara within the second half.
The Frenchman scored a penalty three minutes after the interval and equalised with a well-placed end late on.
Hull’s solely change noticed high scorer Bowen make his first begin underneath Nigel Adkins, with Kamil Grosicki lacking out with an ankle downside.
Slavisa Jovanovic stored religion with the XI that received Four-2 at Cardiff on Boxing Day – however his aspect had been nicely off the tempo within the opening interval.
The hosts had already served discover of their menace from set-pieces previous to Bowen’s opener, with Denis Odoi heading a Jon Toral free-kick over his personal bar earlier than Dicko deflected Sebastian Larsson’s cross narrowly vast.
The opening purpose got here after 32 minutes as Bowen prodded house on the again publish after Fulham didn’t take care of Toral’s nook.
4 minutes later Dicko smashed a left-footed effort into the roof of the online to double Hull’s lead, with Toral once more the supplier – this time with a intelligent through-ball.
Jokanovic had clearly seen sufficient and 5 minutes earlier than half-time changed Floyd Ayite and Sheyi Ojo with Neeskens Kebano and Kamara.
Michael Hector fired over from 12 yards after Bowen’s free-kick evaded the Fulham defence, earlier than Kebano headed the guests’ first significant likelihood a fraction vast in first-half stoppage time.
Dicko had a shot tipped over by Marcus Bettinelli firstly of the second half however three minutes later the Cottagers had been handed a lifeline when Kamara was needlessly introduced down by Hector inside the world. The Frenchman picked himself as much as rifle the spot-kick previous Allan McGregor.
Ola Aina’s highly effective effort was stored out by Bettinelli, whereas on the different finish Kebano’s cross fell for former Hull midfielder Tom Cairney however Jackson Irvine was readily available to make a significant block.
Kebano hit a tame effort straight at McGregor however Hull ought to have restored their two-goal cushion when Bettinelli parried Dicko’s 70th-minute effort to Bowen, just for the ahead to shoot straight on the goalkeeper.
Kamara wasted a golden likelihood 11 minutes from time when he blazed over after Ryan Sessegnon had surged into the field, however transformed with a cool end following a slick transfer with 5 minutes remaining as Hull’s behavior of conceding late objectives value them dearly once more.