Middlesbrough Analysis

The Good, the Bad and the Opposition:  Observations from Middlesbrough’s 1-1 draw with Bournemouth in their home EFL Championship Opener Middlesbrough 1-1 Bournemouth  EFL Championship Game 2 Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough September 19th, 2020 By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) Middlesbrough grabbed a point courtesy of a late equalizer from Marcus Browne in a hard fought game againstContinue reading “Middlesbrough Analysis”

Philadelphia Union II 0-3 Hartford Athletic – Match Report

Philadelphia Union II 0-3 Hartford Athletic  USL Championship Group F September 20th, 2020 Subaru Park, PA By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) Hartford Athletic sealed their first playoff appearance in franchise history with a resounding 3-0 road win against Philadelphia Union II. Two goals from team leading goal scorer Alex Dixon and a Jamoi Topey own goalContinue reading “Philadelphia Union II 0-3 Hartford Athletic – Match Report”

Middlesbrough 0-2 Barnsley

The Good, the Bad and the Opposition: Observations from Middlesbrough’s 2-0 defeat to Barnsley in EFL Cup Round 2 Middlesbrough 0-2 Barnsley EFL Cup Round Two Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough September 15th, 2020 Middlesbrough were dumped out of the EFL Cup courtesy of a quality performance from Barnsley on Tuesday night. Luke Thomas was pivotal forContinue reading “Middlesbrough 0-2 Barnsley”

Hartford Athletic 3-1 New York Red Bulls – Match Report

Hartford Athletic 3-1 New York Red Bulls USL Championship Group F September 16th, 2020 Dillon Stadium, CT By Stewart Flaherty Hartford Athletic took a huge step to playoff qualification with a 3-1 home win over New York Red Bulls II.  Goals from Matheus Silva, Alex Dixon and Justin Haak paced the Athletic, while Jake LaCavaContinue reading “Hartford Athletic 3-1 New York Red Bulls – Match Report”

Pittsburgh Riverhounds 5-0 Hartford Athletic – Match Report

Pittsburgh Riverhounds 5-0 Hartford Athletic September 12th, 2020 Highmark Stadium, PA By Stewart Flaherty Pittsburgh Riverhounds established themselves in pole position of USL Championship Group F with a resounding 5-0 win over second placed Hartford Athletic. Two goals each from Ryan James and Ropapa Mensah were accompanied by an Anthony Velarde penalty to round outContinue reading “Pittsburgh Riverhounds 5-0 Hartford Athletic – Match Report”

Watford vs Middlesbrough – Match Analysis

Watford 1 – 0 Middlesbrough September 11, 2020 Vicarage Road, Watford By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) The Good, the Bad and the Opposition: Observations from Middlesbrough’s opening day 1-0 defeat at Watford in the SkyBet championship. Neil Warnock’s Middlesbrough went down 1-0 at Vicarage Road on Friday night courtesy of a first half Craig Cathcart header.Continue reading “Watford vs Middlesbrough – Match Analysis”

Rangers vs Dundee United – Match Analysis

Taken From Rangers 4 – 0 Dundee United Ibrox Stadium September 12th 2020 By Alistair Bain (@allybain) Rangers start to the season has brought about many plaudits, not just on the strength of their defence as they set a British football record of starting a season with 7 clean sheets, but also their ability toContinue reading “Rangers vs Dundee United – Match Analysis”

England vs Denmark – Match Analysis

3 Good, 3 Bad (and 3 Opposition) points from England’s 0-0 draw at Denmark in UEFA Nations League Group A play. Denmark 0-0 England Parken, Copenhagen September 8th, 2020 By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) England were held to a 0-0 draw in Denmark in UEFA Nations League Group A action, with a last gasp goal lineContinue reading “England vs Denmark – Match Analysis”

England vs Iceland – Match Analysis

3 Good, 3 Bad (and 3 Opposition) points from England’s 1-0 win over Iceland to open UEFA Nations League A Iceland 0-1 England September 5th, 2020 Laugardalsvollur, Reykjavik By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) England ground out a dramatic 1-0 win in Iceland to open Nations League play courtesy of an injury time penalty from Raheem Sterling. Continue reading “England vs Iceland – Match Analysis”

Middlesbrough vs Shrewsbury – Match Analysis

3 good, 3 bad (and 3 opposition) points from Middlesbrough’s Carabao Cup Round 1 victory over Shrewsbury Town Middlesbrough 4-3 Shrewsbury Town September 4, 2020 Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough By Stewart Flaherty (@stewartflaherty) Middlesbrough opened their 2020/2021 season with a high scoring 4-3 win over League One Shrewsbury Town in Carabao Cup action.  Here we lookContinue reading “Middlesbrough vs Shrewsbury – Match Analysis”