Hull City sign Ryan Tafazolli on two-year deal & Everton's Josh Bowler on loan

Ryan Tafazolli has featured for Hull in pre-season games against Leyton Orient and Lincoln Red Imps

Championship side Hull City have signed defender Ryan Tafazolli on a two-year contract and Everton winger Josh Bowler on a season-long loan deal.

Tafazolli, 27, has been training with the Tigers following his release by League One side Peterborough United.

“I’m delighted to have signed for the club – it’s a fantastic opportunity,” Tafazolli told Hull’s website.