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Middlesbrough

Web: http://www.mfc.co.uk/
Sport: Football
Manager: Steve McClaren
Squad: Click for the club's squad
Ground: BT Cellnet Riverside

History

Middlesbrough football club was formed in 1876 from cricket players that played for the local Middlesbrough cricket team. The club was officially formed in a gymnasium in the Albert Park Hotel on Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough. Two years later a breakaway faction of the club left to form 'Middlesbrough Ironopolis'. In 1986 after relegation, the club went into liquidation. Steve Gibson, the current chairman gathered together a consortium to rescue the club. Middelsbrough subsequently reformed in 1986.Middlesbrough have yet to win a major domestic honour. They reached the Final of both the F.A Cup and League Cup in 1997 but lost them both.

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 OfficialPlayerSites.com: 20 articles
Nolberto Solano: Solano's soothing Angel's goal fear - 22/12/2004
Bill Howell's report covering Nol's views on Juan Pablo Angel's goals drought More
Robbie Elliott: Just like making my debut again! - 16/08/2004
Robbie talks about Saturday's game against Boro where a new look defence held it's own in a 2-2 draw. More
Nolberto Solano: Big-hearted Nobby's no bad apple - 03/05/2004
Graham Hill, writing in the 'Sunday Mercury', looks at how Nol's upbringing in Lima influences his character today. More
Nolberto Solano: Solano accepts his punishment - 28/04/2004
ITV Football report on Nol's sending off after clashing with the ex-Villa player; George Boateng. More
John McGinlay: Bolton heroes look to the future - 03/03/2004
Richard Frost interviews John after Sunday's disappointing Carling Cup defeat where the emphasis is on keeping the season alive. Although the article mentions relegation - this is far from John's thoughts... More
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Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson is set for big move - 25/03/2017
SAMI MOKBEL: Middlesbrough are fighting a losing battle as they try to keep England’s newest recruit Ben Gibson. Gibson has been called up by Gareth Southgate to replace Chris Smalling. www.dailymail.co.uk
NO CHANCE! Harry Redknapp tells talkSPORT he is 'not in the running' for Middlesbrough job - 21/03/2017
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‘DISRESPECTFUL!’ - Jose Mourinho slammed for tunnel celebration in Manchester United's victory over Middlesbrough - 20/03/2017
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Man United are finding a way to win under Jose Mourinho - 19/03/2017
Manchester United overcame struggling Middlesbrough 3-1 on Sunday afternoon to leapfrog Arsenal and move up to fifth in the Premier League standings. www.dailymail.co.uk
'Agent Valdes making Stevie G proud!' - Manchester United fans thank Middlesbrough keeper after lucky break - 19/03/2017
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