Wayne Rooney takes the blame for Derby’s 4-1 rout at Middlesbrough – but is praise by Chris Wilder

Wayne Rooney takes the blame after Derby were the architects of their own downfall in 4-1 rout at Middlesbrough… but ex-forward wins praise from opposite number Chris Wilder despite acrimony between the two clubs off the pitch Wayne Rooney’s Derby were well beaten 4-1 by Middlesbrough on Saturday  The two sides have been embroiled in … Read more

Derby: Mel Morris and Steve Gibson FINALLY reach an agreement over legal claim

Derby have announced they have reached an accord between their former owner Mel Morris and Middlesbrough chairman Steve Gibson in relation to the Teesside club’s legal claim against the Rams. Derby were placed into administration last September and the sale of the club to new ownership has been complicated in part by the claims of … Read more

MARK CLATTENBURG: VAR was right to allow Middlesbrough’s controversial equaliser to stand

MARK CLATTENBURG: VAR was right to allow Middlesbrough’s controversial equaliser to stand because ref Anthony Taylor believed Duncan Watmore’s handball was accidental and the law was changed last summer Equaliser was allowed to stand due to change to the handball law last summer Duncan Watmore’s control of the ball with his hand was viewed as accidental … Read more

Transfer news LIVE: PSG eye swoop for Barcelona exile Ousmane Dembele

Transfer news RECAP: Liverpool open talks with Fulham over £5m move for youngster Fabio Carvalho while PSG eye swoop for Barcelona exile Ousmane Dembele The January transfer window is open and active for Premier League sides  Clubs will have until 11pm on Monday, January 31 to complete their signings  A number of high-profile players have … Read more

Transfer news LIVE: Liverpool ‘will consider offers for Takumi Minamino and Divock Origi’

Transfer news LIVE: Liverpool ‘will consider offers for Takumi Minamino and Divock Origi’ amid Luis Diaz talks, as Dusan Vlahovic undergoes medical at Juventus after turning down Arsenal – all the latest from the January window The January transfer window is open and active for Premier League sides  Clubs will have until 11pm on Monday, … Read more

Arsenal: Folarin Balogun joins Middlesbrough on loan until the end of the season

Arsenal youngster Folarin Balogun joins Middlesbrough on loan amid a lack of action in the Premier League… with Chris Wilder hailing ‘natural finisher’ as a boost to play-off hopes Middlesbrough have sealed the signing of Folarin Balogun on loan from Arsenal The 20-year-old has only made four appearances under Mikel Arteta this season Chris Wilder … Read more

FA Cup: Crystal Palace come from behind to beat Millwall in the third round

Millwall 1-2 Crystal Palace: Eagles come from behind thanks to goals from Michael Olise and Jean-Philippe Mateta to avoid FA Cup upset at local rivals after Benik Afobe seized on Jack Butland howler to score Crystal Palace fought back from a goal down to beat Millwall and avoid FA Cup third round embarrassment The Championship … Read more

Middlesbrough 1-0 Bournemouth: Parker sees his side extend winless run to SIX games

Middlesbrough 1-0 Bournemouth: Scott Parker sees his promotion-chasing side extend their winless run to SIX games, as Andraz Sporar’s penalty sees Boro close in on a play-off spot Andraz Sporar scored a second half penalty to earn his side all three points Isaiah Jones was brought down in the box by Cherries forward Jaidon Anthony  … Read more

Neil Warnock breaks record for most games managed in English football

Veteran boss Neil Warnock breaks record for most games managed in English football after taking to the dug-out for the 1,602nd time during Middlesbrough’s 3-1 defeat to Luton Neil Warnock is now the owner of one of English football’s most prized records  The veteran manager has now taken charge of more games than anybody else  … Read more

Middlesbrough fans gather in lounges at the Riverside Stadium to watch Nottingham Forest game on TV

Behind the Covid curtain: Middlesbrough fans gather in lounges at the Riverside Stadium to watch Nottingham Forest game on TV with view of the pitch blocked By Craig Hope for the Daily Mail Published: 23:03 GMT, 1 November 2020 | Updated: 23:12 GMT, 1 November 2020 Football behind closed doors. Even amid the madness of … Read more