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Sport: Football
Manager: Steve McClaren
Squad: Click for the club's squad
Ground: BT Cellnet Riverside


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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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 earn their 50th clean sheet in just 108 games under Aitor Karanka - Five things we learned in the Football League - 22/11/2015
JOE RIDGE: Aitor Karanka cut his coaching cloth under Jose Mourinho, and the Spaniard has clearly learned a thing or two about defending along the way from the now-Chelsea manager.
Middlesbrough 1-0 QPR: Last minute Grant Leadbitter penalty claims late win for Boro - 20/11/2015
Middlesbrough skipper Grant Leadbitter kept his cool to slot home a stoppage-time penalty and earn his side a dramatic late win over QPR at the Riverside as they went third in Championship.
Bosnia-Herzegovina U21 0-0 England U21: Middlesbrough defender Jack Stephens sent off as Young Lions struggle in Sarajevo  - 12/11/2015
DOMINIC KING IN SARAJEVO: Jack Stephens had a debut to remember for all the wrong reasons after he was sent-off as England’s Under 21s were held by Bosnia-Herzegovina.