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Middlesbrough 1-2 Southampton: Saints seal victory against relegated Boro


Southampton emerged victorious from a lifeless clash at relegated Middlesbrough, where disillusioned fans made their anger clear as the Riverside bid a meek farewell to Premier League football. Boro’s return to the Championship was confirmed by Monday’s defeat at champions Chelsea and their final top-flight home match brought precious little relief. Under-fire Claude Puel’s much-changed Southampton side secured a 2-1 ...

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Chelsea 3-0 Middlesbrough: Blues edge closer to Premier League title as Boro are relegated


Chelsea moved within three points of the Premier League title and consigned Middlesbrough to relegation with a dominant 3-0 victory at Stamford Bridge. Goals from Diego Costa, Marcos Alonso and Nemanja Matic saw Chelsea re-establish a seven-point lead over Tottenham. And Antonio Conte’s men can win the title before Spurs next play with victory at West Brom on Friday night. ...

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Middlesbrough sack Aitor Karanka after three and half years

Karanka secured automatic promotion to the Premier League last season (Image credit: Getty Images)

Middlesbrough have sacked manager Aitor Karanka after three and a half years at the club. Boro are winless in their last 10 Premier League games and currently sit in the relegation zone, three points from safety with 11 games remaining. They are also the league’s lowest scorers with just 19 goals and were knocked out of the FA Cup by ...

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Middlesbrough 0-2 Manchester City: David Silva and Sergio Aguero fire Pep Guardiola’s side into FA Cup semi-finals


Manchester City eased past Middlesbrough at the Riverside on Saturday lunchtime to book their spot in the semi-finals of the FA Cup. David Silva fired City ahead after just two minutes following some lacklustre defending from the hosts. The visitors wasted a series of chances before Sergio Aguero netted his sixth goal in five matches midway through the second half to ...

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Tottenham 1-0 Middlesbrough: Harry Kane penalty keeps Spurs in Premier League title hunt


Tottenham ensured Chelsea’s lead at the top of the Premier League remained at nine points after edging past Middlesbrough at White Hart Lane. Spurs arrived into the clash trailing Antonio Conte’s men by 12 points after the Blues beat north London rivals Arsenal 3-1 in the early kick-off. But Harry Kane’s second half penalty was enough for Mauricio Pochettino’s men ...

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Premier League round-up: Arsenal move into third, Hull boost safety hopes and West Ham see off Crystal Palace


Swansea City 0-4 Arsenal Arsenal moved into third place after beating Swansea on Paul Clement’s debut as a Premier League manager. Strikes from Olivier Giroud and Alexis Sanchez, as well as own goals from Jack Cork and Kyle Naughton helped the Gunners overcome their bogey side in recent years, in what was a comfortable afternoon at the Liberty Stadium. The ...

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Everton 3-1 Middlesbrough: Toffees go second after rousing performance


Everton put in a rousing performance against Middlesbrough to win 3-1 and move second in the Premier League table. Despite going one goal behind, the Toffees fought back with three strikes of their own before half-time, to pick up all three points and record their best start to a season since 1978-79. Middlesbrough pressed well in the early stages, aided ...

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Adomah sounds Boro warning ahead of Premier League kickoff


Ghana winger Albert Adomah believes Middlesbrough has enough quality and pace to be the new kings in England. “I don’t know how teams will play against us in the Premier League because I haven’t played at that level before but the way we played at Villa showed that we can play on the counter attack and obviously play behind the ...

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