Boro Transfer Watch: Hulse, Kilgallon and Helguson

According to a few newspapers this morning we are going to be busy on the last day of the summer transfer window. I will be giving regular transfer updates throughout today’s proceedings. Gareth Southgate said on Saturday evening that there is no money available, but with the imminent sale of Alves to Al Sadd Southgate…

Details

Why Did It All Go Wrong For Afonso Alves?

Afonso Alves has been in hiding on Teesside for the past six weeks. So-called mystery trips to the Middles-East and friendly games behind closed doors have been the order for a striker that is not wanted by a club who spent £12million on him just a year and a half ago. A team in Qatar…

Details

Three Points Will Soften The Blow Of Departures

How will Gareth Southgate’s team react to seeing two of their more senior players leave the club. I’m hoping the players will react positively and the players that will come in for Robert Huth and Tuncay will be determined to perform at the same level as they did. We travel to Bristol tomorrow to play…

Details

Boro Board Have Lost The Plot

Within hours of writing a post about Robert Huth’s move to Stoke, it is thought that we have now agreed terms with Stoke City for Tuncay as well in a similar deal. Like all Middlesbrough fans, I just hope we are not selling the Turkish international on the cheap because Stoke have been kind enough…

Details

Robert Huth Having Medical At Stoke

So it begins – Robert Huth has given in to the bright lights of Premiership football. Who can blame him though with a World Cup tournament only 10 months away. Huth needs to be playing in the top flight to get his 6ft4″ frame on the plane to South Africa. The deal has not yet…

Details