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Category: Middlesbrough

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Ryan Sessegnon is not the only gifted young player in the Championship

The 17-year-old was voted best player, best young player and best apprentice at the EFL awards but he’s just one of many talents excelling in the Championship this seasonBy Martin Laurence for WhoScored, part of the Sport NetworkRyan Sessegnon won’t fo…

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Daniel Ayala keeps Middlesbrough in play-off hunt against Bristol City

Two goals from defenders following well choreographed set-pieces not only suggested that Middlesbrough are morphing into a classic Tony Pulis side but lifted them to fifth in the Championship.As Adama Traoré’s whipped in corners prefaced imperious scor…

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Middlesbrough give refugees football kit and feeling of belonging | Ed Aarons

The Championship club, with a charity, help more than 30 refugees and asylum seekers to socialise, learn English and play footballMutwakil Muhammad Ali beams, resplendent in Middlesbrough’s bright-red home kit. “They are giving me everything – shoes, c…

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Football League: Sunderland survival hopes hit, Yeovil hit Coventry for six

Black Cats beaten at home by Sheffield WednesdayYeovil hammer Coventry 6-2, Accrington win again• Any hope garnered by Sunderland from their Good Friday win over Derby vanished at the Stadium of Light on Easter Monday as they slipped to a 3-1 defeat to…

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Nine-man Wolves beat Middlesbrough to stay six points clear at top

Ruben Neves and Matt Doherty were sent off as Wolverhampton Wanderers lost their tempers on Teesside but even this ill-disciplined reduction to nine men failed to prevent Nuno Espirito Santo’s side from extending that apparently unassailable lead at th…

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Can Boro stun Wolves? Will Derby wake? Key Championship questions | Louise Taylor

With vital Championship games across the Easter period, we look at some of the most important issues, including Fulham’s push for promotionAssumptions are dangerous. Just ask Steve Bruce. “There’s going to be a lot of twists and turns before it all fin…

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Sunderland snatch draw against Middlesbrough at end of wild derby

An afternoon featuring two brilliant goals from Patrick Bamford, two straight red cards and a flock of seagulls persistently swooping low across the pitch concluded with Callum McManaman volleying a dramatic last-gasp equaliser for Sunderland.A game di…

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FA Cup fourth round: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Michy Batshuayi might be just what Chelsea need, VAR creates fresh farce and Coventry’s on-field outlook brightens at lastCardiff are not the first team to irk Pep Guardiola this season with their aggressive style but the constant fouling and Lee Mason…

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FA Cup fourth round: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Michy Batshuayi might be just what Chelsea need, VAR creates fresh farce and Coventry’s on-field outlook brightens at lastCardiff are not the first team to irk Pep Guardiola this season with their aggressive style but the constant fouling and Lee Mason…

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Glenn Murray leaves it late to send Brighton through at Middlesbrough

It has been quite a week for Glenn Murray. Fresh from his arrest, and subsequent release, on suspicion of involvement in £1.1m tax fraud, Brighton’s star striker stepped off the bench to earn Chris Hughton’s side an initially unlikely looking passage i…

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FA Cup fourth round: match previews

All the news and match previews for this weekend’s FA Cup fourth-round matchesIf Manchester City are to complete the quadruple they will have to get past a team whose form has been somewhat mixed in recent weeks. Cardiff are undefeated in four games ha…

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Middlesbrough fan alleged to have urinated in QPR keeper’s water bottle

• Supporter faces day in court after being spotted on social media• Fan could also be banned from watching matchesA football fan is facing a day in court after allegedly urinating into the Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper Alex Smithies’ water bottle and …

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Sunderland, Hull and Middlesbrough struggle to adapt to life after relegation | Louise Taylor

Despite each receiving £47m in parachute payments, the trio have all changed managers and fallen well short of their aimsMiddlesbrough’s owner, Steve Gibson, predicted his team were set to “smash the Championship,” and Hull City’s new manager Leonid Sl…

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Sunderland, Hull and Middlesbrough struggle to adapt to life after relegation | Louise Taylor

Despite each receiving £47m in parachute payments, the trio have all changed managers and fallen well short of their aimsMiddlesbrough’s owner, Steve Gibson, predicted his team were set to “smash the Championship,” and Hull City’s new manager Leonid Sl…

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Aitor Karanka set to be named Nottingham Forest manager

• Former Middlesbrough coach ready to replace Mark Warburton• Forest hoping to confirm their new manager in next 48 hoursAitor Karanka is in advanced talks to become the new manager of Nottingham Forest. A deal for the former Middlesbrough coach to suc…

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The Dozen: the weekend’s best FA Cup photos

Your weekend roundup of the best photography from Saturday and Sunday’s FA Cup third round matches Continue reading…

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FA Cup: talking points from the action in the third round

Mark Robins’ eye-catching Coventry deserve their headlines, Liverpool have a bargain in Andrew Robertson and Wolves are already good enough for top flightAmid all the hoopla over the departing Mark Hughes, it is right to take a moment to praise Coventr…

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Middlesbrough’s Rudy Gestede kickstarts FA Cup stroll past Sunderland

Middlesbrough are in the fourth round of the FA Cup and it was as straightforward as that. First-half goals from Rudy Gestede and Martin Braithwaite gave Tony Pulis a comfortable afternoon, and Adama Traoré again gave the new Boro manager reasons for o…

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Robert Snodgrass swoops to nod winner for Aston Villa at Middlesbrough

Lethargic, square, blunt: what a welcome Tony Pulis received from Middlesbrough on his first afternoon in charge of a side that were meant to smash the Championship ceiling this season. Lacking urgency but for short flurries, Boro lost to a team that h…

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Tony Pulis appointed Middlesbrough manager and excited by ‘real challenge’

• Pulis confirmed as successor to Garry Monk by Championship club• Former West Brom manager will be in stands for Boxing Day gameTony Pulis has said he is excited by the “real challenge” at Middlesbrough after being appointed as manager following the s…