Strachan Will Cure Boro’s Festive Curse

So, as it’s the beginning of December it means laboured, lethargic and very dower performances from Middlesbrough players for the next month. On record we seem to go into hibernation throughout the festive period with players going missing in games and half the team complaining that it’s too cold but I think Strachan will change…

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Boro Improving Under Strachan?

Are we about to turn the corner in our season? We almost spoiled Mark Cooper’s first-game party at London Road yesterday but the clown hired by the opposition wiped the smiles from the Middlesbrough players late on when he waved away a very debatable penalty. Was it a penalty? It was definitely a penalty in…

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Bottoms Up For Boro

Middlesbrough take on the bottom side in the Championship this weekend having not claimed three points since Gareth Southgate last took charge of the team in a 2-0 win at home to Derby County last month. On the road we seem to have a decent record but the slip-up at Selhurst Park three weeks ago…

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Sean Could Be A Boro Ledgend

Gordon Strachan has revealed that Sean St Ledger will be making his loan move from Preston North End permanent in January after enjoying his short spell on Teesside. Strachan has been impressed with the Republic of Ireland international and wants him to flourish in the Middlesbrough defence. The battling defender has already shown us he…

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Digard and Emnes Fighting Fit

Middlesbrough battered Grimsby Town in a reserve match last night with the likes of Marvin Emnes, Didier Digard, Chris Riggott, Andrew Taylor and Tony McMahon playing together to get some much needed match fitness under their belts following injuries. It was interesting to read that Marvin Emnes was used as a right midfielder against the…

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