A YEAR ago traumatised Teesside was recovering from yet another Wembley heartache.
A fatal freeze on the whistle left a sluggish side powerless as they slumped to a 2-0 painful play-off defeat to Norwich as fans stood nauseous and numb and trudging away from the national stadium in stony silence. Again.
Continue reading Was Boro’s Wembley Woe A Blessing In Disguise?
LET’S see what you could have won…
As a neutral and eager observer I’m enjoying the Sky Sports trailers for the looming Championship play-offs: four top teams in a tense tussle for the ultimate prize. High-stakes home-and-away encounters leading to a winner-takes-all £170m shoot-out under the iconic Arch. It looks like a brilliant cut-throat competition full of action, and drama and colour and heightened emotion.
Thank god we are not in it.
Continue reading The Play-Offs Are Great – From The Outside
YEEEESSSSSSSSSS! Get in there! Boro. Are. Back!
What a feeling. What a day . What a team. What a club. What a season. What a relief!
This season has been a long slog, an emotional assault course with fraught fans battered after going through a psychological hot-wash and spin cycle – but it was all worth it.
Continue reading BORO ARE BACK – AND WE ALL DESERVE IT