*LONG READ*May 15th 2015. A Riverside Stadium packed to the rafters welcomes their Teesside heros to the pitch, a week after they saw their side clutch victory from the jaws of a stalemate thanks to the left boot of Fernando Amorebieta. As Pigbag rings out from the tannoy system, all 30,000+ Middlesbrough fans clap in […]
Norwich City’s promotion back to the PL appears little more than a formality these days.
This Sunday lunchtime sees the second city derby take place between Birmingham City and Aston Villa, arguably one of the biggest derbies in England. Their encounter earlier this season at Villa park was a 4-2 victory for Aston Villa. The two midlands clubs are both in the mix for a play off spot and Sundays […]
Aston Villa v Derby County https://ift.tt/2NCnR7h Jack Grealish signed a five-year contract with Aston Villa in September Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish is expected to be available for the first time since December having returned to training following a shin injury. John McGinn is suspended for the second game of a two-match ban and Orjan […]
The North East footballing story of March has been the resurgence of Rafa Benitez’s Newcastle which looks to have all but secured the Magpies’ safety in the Premier League. Middlesbrough have moved into the play-off places and now look to remain there until the final day of the season. Sunderland have continued to struggle, but […]
ALMOST EVERY week, the Championship provides an enticing clash that commands the attention of the media, committed fans and neutrals. Last weekend, it was Leeds United v Sheffield United, a game that paired the second and third-placed teams in the division. When the Championship resumes on March 30, Middlesbrough play Norwich City and Sheffield United […]
It was a quick turnaround for teams in the EFL as gameweek 11 was quickly upon us after Friday and Saturday’s action. In true EFL fashion, you could never be quite sure of what was going to happen – with struggling sides trumping teams at the top, late drama aplenty and even a managerial sacking […]