Tag: Middlesbrough

Pulis praises determined Boro

Tony Pulis has paid tribute to Middlesbrough’s players for holding their nerve after a narrow 1-0 victory over Stoke earned a play-off spot once again.

Assombalonga fires Boro back into the play-offs

Britt Assombalonga’s 14th goal of the season lifted Middlesbrough back into the Sky Bet Championship’s top six by securing a 1-0 win over Stoke at the Riverside Stadium.

It’s up to the players to pick themselves up, says Pulis as Boro lose again

Tony Pulis has told his Middlesbrough players it is down to them to revive their fading play-off hopes after suffering a sixth successive Championship defeat The last time Boro lost six games in a row was November 2000 when they were a Premier League team and Saturday’s 3-1 loss at Swansea left them four points outside the top six.

Swansea pile pressure on Boro boss Pulis

Swansea piled the pressure on Tony Pulis as they eased to a 3-1 victory over Middlesbrough at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday – a sixth successive defeat for the visitors.