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Boro Have Officially Appointed Jonathan Woodgate As First Team Coach.

  Boro officially unveiled Jonathan Woodgate as the man to head up the new backroom team at Boro. In a statement on twitter Boro revealed Woodgate will head up a coaching staff with a backroom team including Irish assistant manager Robbie Keane and former goalkeeping coach Leo Percovich with former Boro and Wales keeper Danny Coyne returning as goalkeeping coach. The full statement reads: “Middlesbrough Football Club are delighted to confirm that Jonathan Woodgate ....


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Story Of Boro’s Korean World Cup Romance To Feature At Local History Month

This Saturday, May 4th (11:00-12:00) the story of one of the biggest shocks in FIFA World Cup history comes to Middlesbrough Town Hall as part of this year’s Middlesbrough Local History Month programme. North Korea’s famous Pak Doo Ik inspired win over Italy at Ayresome Park in 1966 and bonds between Teesside and North Korea (DPRK) will be the focus of a talk in the recently renovated Courtroom by historian and Boro fan Dr Tosh Warwick. The event follows the publication of ....


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Defenders Out For Season

  Boro will face a season finale without three first choice defenders. Dael Fry is the latest Boro defender to be ruled out for this campaign, following a season ending injury to Daniel Ayala in last Saturday\'s Hull victory. Add to that George Friend checking out for the season at Swansea and we are down below the bare bones at the back. Boro now have only two fit and experienced centre backs in Aden Flint and Ryan Shotton. Midfielders Jonny Howson and George Saville could see out ....


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Putting Down Foundations

Last month there was a week of action at MFC Foundation, designed to raise awareness of all their work across the community. The media were invited to different sessions in which the Boro players also tok an active part.You might buy a lotto ticket on the way to the match but what happens to your money? I chatted with Head of the Foundation Helena Bowman to find out. It says on Helena Bowman\'s twitter that she is Head of MFC Foundation. Raising Aspirations and Changing Lives on Teesside. ....


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Come Together To Celebrate Our Region

  Middlesbrough Football Club will be celebrating all that’s great about the Tees Valley at our home game against Norwich City later this month. In partnership with Enjoy Tees Valley, we’re planning to showcase why we’re so proud of our region at what will be a huge game in the Sky Bet Championship promotion race. In recent months, we’ve been able to toast the news that Take That will become the Riverside’s first major concert, BBC Radio 1’s Big ....


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Riverside Renamed In Honour Of Captain James Cook - In Celebration Of The Area

  The Riverside Stadium will be renamed the Captain James Cook Stadium on Saturday March 30 for the visit of Norwich City as we celebrate all that’s great about the Tees Valley. In partnership with Enjoys Tees Valley, Boro plan to showcase why we’re so proud of our region at the Norwich game. Fans had the chance to vote to rename the stadium, for one day only, with a number of choices inspired by Captain James Cook, who was named the most famous Teessider of all time in a ....


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Middlesbrough Supporters Forum Wins Sponsor

Middlesbrough Supporters Forum is proud to announce a sponsor, \'watch.learn.drive.\' The independent umbrella organisation for Boro’s fans groups and media platforms which meets monthly with senior representatives of Middlesbrough Football Club, is delighted to announce Stockton-based ‘watch.learn.drive.’ as sponsor for its activities and initiatives. From its creation two years ago, the Middleabrough Supporters Forum has been funded entirely from contributions from its ....


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Boro Championship Family Club Of The Year

  The overall winner of the AmazeRealise Family Club of the Year will be announced on the night of the EFL Awards on Sunday April 7, with the three divisional winners set to go head-to-head to win the top prize. The star-studded event at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane, attended by players, managers, Clubs, legends of the game and media, will recognise the achievements on and off the pitch of those within the EFL throughout the year. Doncaster Rovers have been selected ....


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Get Online With The Boro

\'Get Online With The Boro\' is a partnership with Ageing Better Middlesbrough, a Big Lottery funded programme. The aim to get more people online and supported, using the Boro website. There is a free help session tomorrow afternoon at Brambles Farm Social Club, between 1 and 3pm. Free drop-in events started at the Riverside and have now spread out into the community aimed at Boro supporters aged 50 and over, offering a chance to get to grips with all of MFC\'s internet services including ....


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Oh Gary Gary.. Gary, Gary Parkinson – Please Help!

  Middlesbrough Supporters Forum is launching a Go Fund Me page for all Boro fans to help Gary Parkinson. His son Luke has written a blog chronicling their urgent need for support to continue weekly services that help give Gary quality of life. Can we help out? So many of us were brought up on the Bruce Rioch team that triumphed against all the odds to take Boro from liquidation to top flight. Gary Parkinson was a big part of that side, only a teenager he stepped up and made the ....


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Middlesbrough Fans Group To Hold Foodbank Collection

Middlesbrough Supporters Forum is asking generous Boro fans to take a donation for the Middlesbrough Foodbank to the home game against QPR on Saturday 23rd Feb 2019. With the support of Middlesbrough Football Club, the Forum has once again arranged a donation point close to the North Stand turnstiles for dry and non-perishable foods, or cash donations which are gratefully received, to support the invaluable work the foodbank does in the town. Middlesbrough Foodbank is part of a nationwide ....


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Visit Helps Build Bridges Between Newport And Middlesbrough

The FA Cup fourth round replay 2-0 defeat at Newport County might have ended in disappointment for the Middlesbrough supporters who made the trip to South Wales, but the ‘Transporter Derby’ proved to have a positive outcome for building bridges between the two areas.  Before the match, Discover Middlesbrough coordinator Rob Nichols and Middlesbrough historian Dr Tosh Warwick were welcomed to Newport’s Grade I listed landmark by Friends of Newport Transporter Bridge ....


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Middlesbrough Mp Thumbs Up After Trying Out Safe Standing

  Middlesbrough MP Andy McDonald declared that the time for SAFE STANDING has come after trying out safe standing for himself at Celtic Park. The Middlesbrough MP and Shadow Transport Minister declared of Safe Standing, \"I am of the view that its time has come.” Chris Joseph (Chair)and Peter Hodgson (Secretary) of the Middlesbrough Supporters Forum (MSF), were accompanied by Andy McDonald MP for Middlesbrough and Shadow Minister for Transport on Saturday 26th of January ....


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Run For All - Middlesbrough

  Asda Foundation Middlesbrough 10k and Ali Brownlee Riverside Run join the Run For All family. Run For All is thrilled to announce a partnership with Middlesbrough Council and Everyone Active to organise the Asda Foundation Middlesbrough 10k – formerly the Tees Pride 10k – and the Ali Brownlee Riverside Run 5k. Both the 10k on 1st September and 5k on 30th June will be run on the same routes as previous years, meaning the Ali Brownlee Riverside Run will ....


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Finlay Cooper Fund To Go Out On A High

  Former Middlesbrough footballer Colin Cooper and his wife Julie are set to bring to an end 12 years of charity fundraising in memory of the two-year-old son they lost in a tragic choking accident – but plan to ensure it goes out with a bang. The Finlay Cooper Fund has raised more than £600,000 for children’s causes across Teesside since it was set up by in August 2006. Now they have a six-figure sum they are keen to invest in a legacy project that will exist as ....


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Boro Real Fans Charity Heroes

  A pair of gold-hearted Boro supporters who spend their free time and own money brightening the lives of disabled and underprivileged children and young adults have received a Teesside Hero Award. Long-time friends and Thornaby residents Jimmy Wilson and Jenny Fowles have been honoured by high profile charity Teesside Philanthropic Foundation for all of the voluntary work they do with Boro Real Fans Believe in Dreams. The self-funded group - also known as The Dream Family - ....


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Boro Tales – Over 100 Boro Player Interviews

  I have just been sent information about a brand new Boro book, about to be published that sounds spot on for your Christmas wish list. Out on Saturday it chronicles Middlesbrough Football Club’s extraordinary highs and lows through the eyes of Teesside legends by Rob Stewart with a foreword by Graeme Souness. More than 100 in-depth interviews with legendary former players and managers adorn Boro Tales.  A star-studded cast of club greats, from Lindy Delapenha to Jimmy Floyd ....


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Magical Middlesbrough Christmas

Boro players Jordan Hugill and Dael Fry have confirmed they will be in attendance at the opening of the Magical Middlesbrough Christmas tomorrow evening. The two local lads will be there to lend a hand as the fireworks hit the evening sky and the festive lights are switched on. The preparations for Magical Middlesbrough Christmas 2018 have been captured in a captivating short film released ahead of the major launch event. Middlesbrough Council have made a list and checked it twice to ....


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Fly Me To The Birthday Podcast With Added Boro Holmes

November 1988 to November 2018 – the 30th birthday issue of Fly Me To The Moon fanzine. Bruce Rioch to Tony Pulis is maybe not such a stretch as Ayresome Park and the Holgate to the Riverside by the Tees or Hutton Road to Hurworth for that matter. But here is the podcast of the fanzine. A large slice of nostalgia but also a step forward into new territory. In this issue of the Fly Me To The Moon podcast we feature the poetic license of Jimmy Flynn. The Kat honours a Boro and England ....


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Coaches And Mini Bus Parking Advice For Hull

  Here are the directions for Boro coaches and attending KCOM Stadium in Hull HU3 6HU this weekend. Parking is close to the stadium and the maps and written instructions show how to get to the spaces. The route is clearly signposted to the stadium off the A63. From the South, Travel M1, A1/A1M, M18, and M62 east. Travel M62 to its end and join the A63 to Hull. Travel A63 for approx’ 13.5 miles and exit slip road marked, Local traffic/Infirmary, this slip road is ....


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Boro Fanzone V Swansea

  FanZone returns to the Riverside Stadium on Saturday week for the visit of Swansea City. Open from 12.30pm ahead of the game, all fans are invited down to FanZone for a pre- and post-match fun, games, and entertainment.  TFM will be hosting with compere Sol, and special guests include former midfielder Neil Maddison and a host of other faces from Boro\'s past and present. There will be quizzes and giveaways throughout.  Entertainment includes 9-Hole Crazy Golf, ....


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Middlesbrough Fans Group To Hold Second Food Bank Collection

Middlesbrough Supporters Forum is asking generous Boro fans to take a donation for the Middlesbrough Foodbank to the home game against Birmingham City on Saturday 11th August 2018. With the support of Middlesbrough Football Club, the Forum has once again arranged a donation point close to the North Stand turnstiles for dry and non-perishable foods, or cash donations, to support the invaluable work the foodbank does in the town. Middlesbrough Foodbank is part of a nationwide ....


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Scott Bros. Fuels Fans Backing For The Boro With Mdsa Support

Scott Bros. is helping Middlesbrough Disabled Supporters Association (MDSA) hit the road for Boro’s new Championship season by fuelling its minibus for away-day travel. Ahead of the first match of the season, a 300-mile round trip to Millwall in South London on 4th August, Scott Bros. has renewed its ongoing support of the MDSA. Before each trip to one of Boro’s opponents in away league and cup fixtures, the association will fill up their minibus with diesel at Scott ....


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Middlesbrough Fans Group To Hold Second Foodbank Collection

  Middlesbrough Supporters Forum is asking generous Boro fans to take a donation for the Middlesbrough Foodbank to the home game against Birmingham City on Saturday 11th August 2018. With the support of Middlesbrough Football Club, the Forum has once again arranged a donation point close to the North Stand turnstiles for dry and non-perishable foods, or cash donations, to support the invaluable work the foodbank does in the town. Middlesbrough Foodbank is part of a nationwide ....


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Future Centre Square World Cup Screenings Cancelled

  Plans to screen forthcoming World Cup matches in Centre Square have been put on hold following outbreaks of disorder during England’s quarter-final clash with Sweden. Police were called in to support event staff as fans converged on the big screen to watch the game. The enclosure’s maximum capacity of 3,000 had been reached well before kick-off, with stewards turning away those who were already intoxicated or who were attempting bring in alcohol purchased ....


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