Will Kitson Be A Hit At The Riverside?

Dave Kitson is on the verge of something special as he drives up to Middlesbrough tomorrow to meet his new team-mates at Rockcliffe Park. When I say special, I mean he will be the only player in the Boro squad that has a decent goal-scoring record at club level. Rephrase – ‘only striker with a…

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What Will Strachan Do In January?

We are rapidly approaching the festive season with bright lights and crackers everywhere around us and as the normal folk struggle to find their sanity when doing any kind of shopping football managers across the land are eyeing their shopping list for January. The January transfer window is an opportunity to inject some strength and…

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Can Boro Find That Ruthless Streak?

Not that it has been missing, I just thought we might have to dig a little deeper than we already are in front of goal to get something worth smiling about because in the last two games we have been poor in front of goal. We may as well try every ‘has been’ and non-interested…

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Strachan Keen To Make Johnson Offer

The new boss has already dipped into the loan market with the short-term signing of Marcus Bent from Birmingham City in an attempt to strengthen Boro’s promotion push. But it seems that one of Gordon Strachan’s biggest jobs as Middlesbrough manager in the next eight months will be to try and tempt Adam Johnson to…

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Egg On Our Face As Pilgrims Punish Boro

Trick Or Treat It was supposed to be a new beginning, an exciting start and above all a win to get Strachan’s life as Boro manager under way. In front of 21,141 Strachan’s first game in charge ended with no goals and no points. The new manager has lots to do on the training ground.…

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