Going Backwards Was Not Part Of The Plan For Strachan

After 10 games Middlesbrough sit in 18th place in the npower Championship and, going on results and performances in those games, look set to stay there for much of the season unless something drastically changes within the team or management. A lack of fight and team spirit from a Gordon Strachan managed side is unheard…

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Boro Play Keep-Ball At Watford

The Boro fans playing keep-ball from the Watford stewards was the highlight of our visit on Saturday as we witnessed a 20-minute spell of the worst defending which handed the Hornets three goals on a plate. As we walked away from Vicarage Road at the full-time whistle, I couldn’t help but smile when one particular…

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Whittingham And Wright On Middlesbrough Radar

Gordon Strachan will have cash to splash once the sale of Brad Jones goes through this week. The Australian goalkeeper had a medical at the Premier League club yesterday indicating that personal terms have been agreed. According to reports in the weekend press the £2million-plus transfer fee from his sale is already in place to…

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Boro Produce Steely Performance

Boro Brick Road Chief Reporter Anthony Ward reflects on Boro’s second game of the new npower Championship season as Strachan’s side get their first point on the board. Leicester City 0 Middlesbrough 0 Jason Steele produced a man of the match performance for Boro as they earned a hard-fought point at the Walkers Stadium. Leicester…

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Predictions For Leicester City v Middlesbrough

Gordon Strachan will have reflected on a bad day at the office in Boro’s opening day defeat to Ipswich Town last Saturday. WGS will be hoping his team can cut-out the sloppy defending which allowed Roy Keane’s men to score three past Danny Coyne to inflict the first loss of the season. Leicester v Boro…

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