The Tigers are yet to earn their stripes back in the top flight, with their goalkeeping problems just the tip of the iceberg.
Hull City lost against Middlesbrough in the Premier League on Monday evening.
Middlesbrough won 1-0 against Hull City at the Riverside Stadium.
Boro picked up only their second home win of the season on Monday, their South American attacker making the difference.
The Monday night Premier League action sees two north-east teams in need of points line up against each other at the Riverside.
The Hungary international was also a target for the Premier League club in the summer, according to HITC Sport sources.
Cisse may not be the most reliable striker in world football, but any striker will do for The Tigers right now.
Most of the pre-game attention focused on Mo Diame but Newcastle United's Isaac Hayden had his own reasons for wanting to impress against The Tigers.
Despite being a league apart, there was very little to seperate Hull and Newcastle. Except the on-fire goalkeeper, that is.
Newcastle United pair Mohamed Diame and Isaac Hayden helped Hull City to promotion last season.