Celtic vs Rangers – Match Analysis

Celtic 1 – 1 Rangers Scottish Premiership Celtic Park Stadium 21st March 2021 By Alistair Bain (@allybain) While mathematically nothing was effectively on the line in this match, there hasn’t been an Old Firm where there aren’t stakes involved. Bragging rights, Rangers unbeaten record, Celtic seeking retribution, however you looked at this game im sureContinue reading “Celtic vs Rangers – Match Analysis”

Huddersfield Town 3-2 Middlesbrough – Match Report

The Good, the Bad and the Opposition: Observations from Middlesbrough’s 3-2 loss at Huddersfield Town Huddersfield Town 3-2 Middlesbrough EFL Championship Game 14 November 28th, 2020 Kirklees Stadium, Huddersfield By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) A late winning goal from Josh Koroma sealed all three points for Huddersfield Town and handed playoff chasing Middlesbrough their second defeatContinue reading “Huddersfield Town 3-2 Middlesbrough – Match Report”

Middlesbrough 3-0 Derby County – Match Report

The Good, the Bad and the Opposition: Observations from Middlesbrough’s 3-0 win over Derby County Middlesbrough 3-0 Derby County EFL Championship Game 13 November 25th, 2020 Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough By Stewart Flaherty (@Stewartflaherty) Middlesbrough cruised to a comfortable 3-0 home win over Derby County at the Riverside Stadium to move back within touching distance ofContinue reading “Middlesbrough 3-0 Derby County – Match Report”

Middlesbrough 0-1 Norwich City – Match Report

The Good, the Bad and the Opposition: Observations from Middlesbrough’s 1-0 home defeat to high flying Norwich City Middlesbrough 0-1 Norwich City EFL Championship Game 12 November 21st, 2020 Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) It was a tale of two penalties on Teesside as Norwich moved top of the league thanks to aContinue reading “Middlesbrough 0-1 Norwich City – Match Report”

Brentford 0-0 Middlesbrough – Match Report

The Good, the Bad and The Opposition: Observations from Middlesbrough’s 0-0 draw at fellow playoff chasers Brentford Brentford 0-0 Middlesbrough EFL Championship Game 11 November 7th, 2020 Brentford Community Stadium, London By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) Middlesbrough and Brentford scrapped to a scoreless draw that leaves both teams within touching distance of the top six. TheContinue reading “Brentford 0-0 Middlesbrough – Match Report”

Blackburn Rovers 0-0 Middlesbrough – Match Report

The Good, The Bad and the Opposition: Observations from Middlesbrough’s 0-0 EFL Championship draw at Blackburn Rovers Blackburn Rovers 0-0 Middlesbrough EFL Championship Game 10  November 3rd, 2020 Ewood Park, Blackburn By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) Middlesbrough and Blackburn Rovers played out an entertaining scoreless draw at Ewood Park. The result extends Boro’s unbeaten streak toContinue reading “Blackburn Rovers 0-0 Middlesbrough – Match Report”

TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD AXED FROM ENGLAND SQUAD: WHAT DOES THE DATA SAY?

Gareth Southgate announced his squad for the upcoming World Cup qualifiers today, and there is one name missing that has caused the most debate, Liverpool right back Trent Alexander-Arnold. Knee jerk reaction seems critical of the decision, but is that really justified given performances for both club and country so far this season? Alexander-Arnold spentContinue reading “TRENT ALEXANDER-ARNOLD AXED FROM ENGLAND SQUAD: WHAT DOES THE DATA SAY?”

Middlesbrough 1-0 Nottingham Forest – Match Report

The Good, the Bad and the Opposition: Observations from Middlesbrough’s 1-0 EFL Championship win over Nottingham Forest Middlesbrough 1-0 Nottingham Forest EFL Championship Game 9 October 31st, 2020 Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) Middlesbrough extended their unbeaten run to eight games courtesy of a late winner by substitute Marvin Johnson who volleyed homeContinue reading “Middlesbrough 1-0 Nottingham Forest – Match Report”

Middlesbrough 2-0 Coventry City – Match Report

The Good, the Bad and the Opposition: Observations from Middlesbrough’s 2-0 home win over Coventry City Middlesbrough 2-0 Coventry City EFL Championship Game 8 October 27th, 2020 Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) Middlesbrough moved to the brink of the playoff places and extended their unbeaten run to seven games with a 2-0 homeContinue reading “Middlesbrough 2-0 Coventry City – Match Report”

England 4-0 Iceland

The Good, the Bad and the Opposition: Observations from England’s 4-0 home win over Iceland in UEFA Nations League A Group 2 England 4-0 Iceland UEFA Nations League A November 18th, 2020 Wembley Stadium, London By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) England rounded out their UEFA Nations League A campaign with a comfortable 4-0 home win overContinue reading “England 4-0 Iceland”