Who should replace Adama Traore?

Well the time is ~ almost ~ upon us. Adama Traore, the apple of Teessider’s eyes for the past 7 months, looks set for an £18 million move to Wolves. The Portuguese Powerhouse has activated Traore’s clause – which came into effect after Boro’s place in the Championship was confirmed for the 2018/19 season. While

Gordon McQueen Interview

The television switches off with a click as I enter the McQueen’s living room. Gordon smiles at me when I approach him, and, still seated, he shakes my hand. The former towering centre half is still as tall as ever, and as I sat next to him he told me he didn’t need to review

Video Match Report: Sunderland 3 -3 Middlesbrough

Yesterday, Middlesbrough travelled to the Stadium of Light to take on North East rivals Sunderland. The match was important for both sides given the Black Cats’ position near the foot of the Championshio as well as Boro’s proximity to the Play-offs. The match was expected by many to be a low scoring affair. Tony Pulis’

Who is Boro’s best option up front?

Middlesbrough are now approaching the final stretch of the 2017/18 season, and there are still questions remaining about Tony Pulis’ side. Currently sitting in ninth, and a long way from where they believed they would be before the season started. The biggest uncertainty that remains is who is Boro’s best striker? Since the arrival of

Josh Frankland Interview

For fans of Middlesbrough Football Club, there seems to be a severe lack of information about the goings on of the club. Since the summer of 2017, local newspaper – The Evening Gazette – has been unable to conduct interviews with players and staff. The club has told some Gazette reporters ‘they are not welcome

VFTH Podcast: Transfer window review and it’s impact.

At 11pm last night, the January Transfer window slammed shut. Before the deadline, Boro acquired two players. They were Martin Craine, who arrived from Huddersfield Town and Mohammed Besic – a loanee from Everton. This rounded off a window for Middlesbrough that included the sale of Adam Forshaw to Leeds as well as Martin Braithwaite

Same Problem, Different Window for Middlesbrough

In a recent article, the Evening Gazette pointed out that new Boro manager Tony Pulis needs to address his team’s problem on the left-side of the pitch. It claims that Boro need cover at left-back with Fabio set to leave and also that Middlesbrough lack a left midfielder. The reality of the fact, however, is

What can Boro expect from Tony Pulis in this transfer window?

Following a summer of spending for Middlesbrough and their chairman Steve Gibson, the upcoming month will be more of anticipation than expectation for fans on Teesside. Boro’s owner, who recently turned 60, put his hand into his pocket on multiple occasions for former manager Garry Monk. The ex-Leeds United coach, however, wasn’t able to turn

Opinion: Why Leeds loss stings worse than an ordinary derby defeat.

Embed from Getty Images Fans of Middlesbrough are accustomed to disappointing results in games where the stakes are high. Take the Play-Off final in 2015, or the whole of last season! This weekend’s result, however, was such a blow for Teessiders on more than one level. Obviously it is upsetting to lose to a local