Tag: Middlesbrough

Mowbray happy to get the win regardless of how it came

Blackburn manager Tony Mowbray felt his side’s quality drove them onto a 1-0 win over Middlesbrough, despite admitting the “aesthetics weren’t so great,” in the Sky Bet Championship encounter.

Watkins strike has Bees buzzing at Boro

Brentford claimed their first Sky Bet Championship win of the season as Ollie Watkins’ second-half strike secured a 1-0 victory at Middlesbrough.

Klopp: Mignolet’s future is with Liverpool

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insists second-choice goalkeeper Simon Mignolet is staying at the club this season despite the Belgian having concerns about his pitch time.

Leeds, Wigan and Preston bid to maintain opening-day runs

The EFL fixtures for the new season were announced on Thursday – but what can we expect from the first round of matches? In contrast to the Premier League, where Manchester City have won their last eight opening fixtures, Manchester United four in a row and Liverpool five of their last six, only three Championship teams can even boast winning starts in each of the last two seasons.