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Nick Is 750 Up For Boro

Despite the 4-3 defeat, super fan Nick Waites was celebrating when Boro lost at home to Swansea – for it was the 750th successive league game he had seen!   Nick has not missed a league game – home or away - since attending his brother Simon’s wedding on the day Boro won promotion to the inaugural Premier League via a 2-1 win at Wolves on May 2 1992.   And the last time he missed a competitive first team game of any sort was back on September 24 1996 when his ....


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Boro Fans Celebrate Victory

Boro fans have been celebrating after winning exclusive prizes through the club’s regular draws for Season Card holders and Three-Year Season Card holders.   The latest Three-Year Season Card holder to win a VIP hospitality package was Michael Holroyd, of Stokesley, who was drawn from the hat ahead of Boro’s game with Swansea.   Michael, who sits in the Riverside’s West Stand Upper, won a three-course pre-match build for two, as had another Three-Year Season Card ....


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Red Lion Riverside Boro Quiz

Boro fans are being invited to take part in The Red Lion’s Red Hot Boro Quiz, starting in the Riverside’s matchday bar between 1pm-1.45pm this Saturday.   Teams of up to six people can enter the Red Hot Boro Quiz, with question-master Gordon Cox challenging fans to 20 Boro questions plus a short picture round.   The quiz is free to enter, with great prizes for the winning team. Fans are encouraged to arrive before 1pm to ensure they get seats, a table and an answer ....


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Book Now As Boro Bid To Topple Table Toppers

  After that fantastic comeback at Millwall we go head to head with two of the Championship promotion pack, league leaders QPR and Nottingham Forest are the next two visitors to the Riverside – and seats are now on general sale.   Tony Mowbray’s side host QPR on Saturday February 26 (both 3pm) and Nottingham Forest three days later, on Tuesday March 1 (7.45pm).   Prices for Boro Pride members start at £21 adults, £14 over-65s and those aged 18-21, ....


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Boro Futsal Youngsters Off To France

 Boro Futsal Under-18s head to France for first competitive tournament.   As Middlesbrough Futsal Club enters its 5th year, following the anniversary of its foundation on Wednesday 23rd February, the newly formed under-18s team are preparing for their first international tournament on Saturday in Roubaix, Northern France.   A team of 10 players, plus manager Damon Shaw will make the journey on Friday for the Eurometropole Under-21 Tournament, which will pit the youngsters ....


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Boro Fans Back Power Game Return

It will be back to the future when Tony Mowbray’s Boro team run onto the Riverside pitch to tackle table-topping QPR on Saturday – because the club’s former theme tune, The Power Game, is back for good!   The Boro manager was the guest at the latest MFC Fans’ Forum when it was revealed that supporters had voted for the return of the popular tune as Boro’s matchday run-out music.   The Power Game was a clear winner with fans who took part in a poll via ....


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Boro Fans Reach For The Stars

Supporters attending Boro’s sell-out VIP Stadium Tours this Thursday (February 24) will have the chance to chat and have their photographs taken with first team stars Andrew Davies and Joe Bennett.   The Boro players will be meeting fans in the dressing rooms during the guided tours, which are making a comeback after a three-year absence.   The VIP Tours also feature a chat with Boro legend and Riverside regular Craig Hignett in the media room and the club’s Head of ....


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Boro Win Family Award

The Football League has presented Middlesbrough Football Club with a Family Excellence Award for 2011 in recognition of its work to welcome families to the Riverside Stadium.   The award was presented following two separate ‘mystery family’ visits to first team games at the Riverside this season.  The Football League judges were wowed by the first class feedback regarding its commitment to fair pricing and its ability to provide a safe, engaging and memorable family ....


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Mfc Book Of Remembrance

Boro fans who have passed away can be recorded in the club's Book of Remembrance, which allows the names of devoted supporters to be recorded after they die. Families of fans who pass away can request that their name, date of birth and date of death can be recorded in calligraphic writing within the Book of Remembrance. The red, leather-bound book is displayed within a glass cabinet in the Riverside Stadium's reception area and allows visitors to view details of fans who died on a ....


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Boro Health Bus Coming Your Way

A new health drive by MFC in the Community is set to hit top gear with the help of a bus packed with technology.   The MFC Health Bus is a new initiative created to take improved health and wellbeing into the heart of the community.   Whether it’s help to quit smoking, advice on eating more healthily, the effects of alcohol or how to become more active, there will be something for everyone.    The Health Bus will be making an appearance at Beechwood Primary ....


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Steve Gibson To Climb Kilimanjaro For Marie Curie

Middlesbrough Chairman Steve Gibson will join childhood friend and legendary pundit, Chris Kamara, as part of The Football League’s 34-strong team climbing Mount Kilimanjaro for Marie Curie Cancer Care this June.   Gibson and ex-Boro star Kamara, will scale Africa’s highest peak to raise money to help the charity provide more free nursing care for people in their own homes.   Middlesbrough-born Kamara, whose mother was looked after at home by Marie Curie Nurses, is ....


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Boro Battling Against Injuries

Tony Mowbray was left frustrated at the amount of injuries plaguing Boro’s season, as the Teessiders collected still more injuries in the defeat at Crystal Palace.   Key players such as Julio Arca, who has been a revelation this season, and Andrew Taylor had barely trained all week due to niggling knocks that has seen Boro left with only two experienced midfielders in Nicky Bailey and Mickael Tavares.   But Mowbray will try to conjure a midfield out of Jonathan Franks, ....


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Zemmama Aiming For Top Flight With Boro

Merouane Zemmama is a little man with lofty aims. The Moroccan international was  unveiled today as the latest addition to Tony Mowbray’s Boro squad. Signed from one of Mowbray’s former clubs Hibs, Merouane has been back to his native Morocco to sort out his passport and visa and is now fit and available and raring to go to meet this latest challenge in his career.   The slight frame of Zemmama is bound to bring comparisons from fans but when questioned by reporters as ....


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Gary Parkinson The Comeback

Back in September 2010 former Boro legend Gary Parkinson has his whole life turned upside down when a stroke left him with “Locked-in syndrome.” He was almost totally paralysed except for movement in his eyes. Since then he and his family have showed incredible courage as Parky ever the terrier on the football field is battling back, determined to make one of the greatest ever comebacks.   You can now follow all the latest developments with Gary Parkinson’s treatment in ....


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Boro Shirts Sale

                                                              Boro fans can take advantage of some unbelievable offers at MFC Official, with all replica shirts reduced to just £15. The ....


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Meet Taylor And Hines At Npower Roadshow

  There’s a chance to meet Boro stars Andrew Taylor and Seb Hines when the npower Football League roadshow visits Captain Cook Square in Middlesbrough all this week.   Taylor and Hines will be at the roadshow 2pm-3pm tomorrow (Tuesday), following a similar appearance by Kris Boyd and Tony McMahon on Monday.   EA Sports will also be there with their fantastic FIFA 2011 ‘touring rig’, giving fans the chance to show off their skills on the smash hit ....


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Special Night For Parky

Book now for a special night for a very special man, a reunion of the Boro players of 1986 at the Tall Trees, Thursday May 12th. Just £30 - proceeds to help Gary Parkinson and his family in Gary’s fight back.   Bernie Slaven has kindly sent us a few words to explain why he has decided to organise this evening and why your support would be a massive boost to Gary and his family.   As you have probably read in the local rag, I went to see Parky last Friday and after my ....


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Boro Stars At Npower Football League Roadshow

  There’s a chance to meet Boro stars when the npower Football League roadshow visits Captain Cook Square in Middlesbrough from Monday February 7 to Friday February 12.   Kris Boyd and Tony McMahon will be at the roadshow 2pm-3pm on Monday, with two more players making an appearance at the same time on Tuesday.   EA Sports will also be there with their fantastic FIFA 2011 ‘touring rig’, giving fans the chance to show off their skills on the smash hit ....


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Boro V Burnley Switch

  The date of Boro’s scheduled npower Championship fixture at Burnley has been switched due to the Lancashire side’s involvement in the FA Cup.   The game, which was due to take place on Tuesday February 22, has been reset for Tuesday April 19 (7.45pm).   Boro now have eight npower Championship fixtures scheduled for April.   Burnley are now due to play at West Ham in the fifth round of the cup on Monday February 21.....


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Book Your Seats For Clashes With High-flyers

  Promotion-chasing Swansea, QPR and Nottingham Forest are the next three visitors to the Riverside – and seats are now on general sale for all three games.   Tony Mowbray’s fast-improving side host Swansea City on Saturday February 12, QPR on Saturday February 26 (both 3pm) and Nottingham Forest on Tuesday March 1 (7.45pm).   As Boro look to extend their six-match unbeaten league run, prices for Boro Pride members start at £21 adults, £14 over-65s ....


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Enjoy A Riverside Romance

Football fans can celebrate their love of their Valentine and of the Boro with a romantic Riverside lunch on Sunday February 13.   A three-course Valentine’s Sunday lunch comes with spectacular views of the Riverside’s hallowed turf while enjoying the fine food, before a guided stadium tour.   To complete the occasion, there’s also a red rose and a small box of chocolates for all female Valentines!   Prices are £20 for adults and £10 for ....


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Boro - Newsflash

Boro fans have a last chance to see some truly iconic photos of the Ayresome Park era. An exhibition by former Gazette photographer Dave Jamieson is due to finish at the weekend don’t miss out.   There is a quite superb exhibition of documentary photographs on show all this week in central Middlesbrough – don’t miss the photos of former Gazette man Dave Jamieson. He was 34 years at the Evening Gazette and in this time often scooped the front page as well back pages with ....


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Can Boro Pull Up Those Tricky Trees?

Boro face Nottingham Forest in the FA Youth Cup fifth round at the City Ground this evening, can we keep the run going and charge on through to the quarter finals?   Boro have so far beaten Donny at the Keepmoat and then squeezed past Everton at the Riverside. The Forest team has pulled up trees against QPR and then Man City.   For the Boro boys there is a massive incentive and a real heritage to live with. Losing finalists in 2003 to Man U the team went one step further to win ....


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Boro Half Term Courses - Holiday Fun

Boro stars of the future have the chance to impress when Middlesbrough FC in the Community’s popular half-term holiday courses get underway later this month.   The courses offer something for all ages from five to 16, with Micro Soccer, Mini Soccer and goalkeeping courses adding to the variety of choices. Courses start on Monday February 21 and last from one to three days.   Each child will receive a certificate of achievement and there are reduced prices for those who ....


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Boro Sign Haas From Bayern Munich Ii

Boro have completed the signing of Bayern Munich II captain Maximilian Haas on a one-and-a-half year contract. The German central defender joins Boro after passing a medical and agreeing personal terms at the club’s Rockliffe Park training ground. Formerly with Eintracht Freising, 25-year-old Haas has made 62 appearances for Bayern Munich’s second team, who play in Germany’s third tier. Boro Manager Tony Mowbray said: “Maximilian was very keen to come here and test ....


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