Boro’s Greatest Players: My Boro XI

There’s been a lot of chat on the twitter-sphere recently about Boro’s greatest player and as 140 characters is rarely enough for my opinion I thought I’d write an article on my best Boro XI. These are not necessarily the greatest players we have had but they are ones which I enjoyed watching and following…

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Boro Looking To Hit The Ground Running

I’ve seen over the last couple of weeks of pre-season a steady build-up of fitness and preparation for the fast approaching Championship opener versus an average Leicester side this Saturday. The first game of the pre-season was against a decent Farense side in Portugal. The 1-0 win courtesy of a Muzzy Carayol goal was a…

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La Tour de Boro

As some of you reading this maybe aware I’m a massive cycling fan and do quite a bit of riding myself. Now that the Tour de France has finished and the jerseys have been presented it got me thinking who would win those coveted jerseys in the Boro squad based on last season…. So here…

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Boro Look Ready For New Season After Bordeaux Victory

Boro showed signs of promise a week before the beginning of the new season with an impressive 2-1 win over a very decent Bordeaux team. Last season’s French Cup winners – who had beaten Barnsley 3-1 earlier in the week – will be in the Europa League this season, but were outclassed for much of…

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The Riverside Revolution

There’s been a revolution down by the Riverside this close season and no, I don’t mean on the pitch, I mean in the stands. Over the years I’ve sat in many different places to watch the games. From my old season ticket seat behind the goal in the North Stand, to the posh West Stand,…

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