Boro need pace on the break – is Traore the answer against Watford?

West Ham away is a good point and there is a part of me that would have taken it before the game, but I can’t help feeling a little frustrated with our performance. We played much better, and dropping one of the 2 holding players (Clayton) for one that is less defensively minded but can…

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Boro are back in the big time and I’m buzzing

It’s been a long wait, but the kick off to the Premier League season is almost upon us. Boro are back in the big time and I’m buzzing. So much has happened since Brighton, it is virtually unbelievable. We’ve signed half the world’s footballers, spent a shed load on updating the stadium, seen Clayts on…

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Let’s put this ticket nonsense to bed

Following Middlesbrough’s promotion to the Premier League, Russ Johnson talks about ticket prices We are back in the big time; and arguably just at the right time. With the new TV deal money up for grabs, we’ve timed it just right. Even after the loss in the play-off final last year, Steve Gibson seemed confident…

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It’s time for Boro to #believe

So Burnley are up, and although it feels like a crime against football, they deserve it. No losses since Boxing Day is not something to be ignored, but now…it’s over to us. It was always in our hands, but Brighton drawing against Derby has put things more in our favour. The percentages are on our…

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Boro season on a knife edge and it’s almost too much to take

So it didn’t quite go to plan against Ipswich. For all the possession and chances, we didn’t deliver. We owned the first half. Plain and simple. But we didn’t punish them. By the time the teams walked down the tunnel at the break, there was an all too familiar feeling in the air around the…

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