What Do You Think Of It So Far?

Well then were just over a month into the season and I’ve pretty much been keeping my opinions on all things Boro to myself thus far…. Until now…. I chose to stay quiet early on in the season mainly because I don’t like to judge to early on and also because it was quite clear…

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David Armstrong: Middlesbrough Fans Are Fantastic

Part 2 You got the nickname “Spike”. Can you tell me who gave it to you and why? DA. A young pro called Basil Stonehouse gave it to me. Apparently he tried to give that nickname to other people before me and it never stuck with them, it did with me. It had nothing to…

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David Armstrong: Jack Said We Were The Worst Team In The League

David Armstrong was born 26/12/1954 in Durham and started his career with Boro in 1972 coming through the youth ranks making 359 appearances along the way and scoring 59 goals before moving to Southampton in August 1981. He won 3 England caps and has recently released his biography entitled “Bald Facts”. I contacted him recently…

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Boro Shaping Up Well After Wigan Draw

Middlesbrough’s season has continued to spit and splutter into life as the end of the transfer window draws clear, with a 2-2 draw at Wigan in which they could have left with all three points. George Friend scored his first Boro goal to cancel out Grant Holt’s penalty, before Grant Leadbitter gave hope of a…

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Boro’s Season So Far

With pre-season finished we are under way in the competitive world of football and my early thoughts of Boro in the first four games are of small concern and huge relief. Concerns about how thin the squad is and relieved that that we managed our first win of the season. I didn’t expect the outcome…

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