Monthly Archives: February 2016

Goalscoring touch eludes Boro and Leeds

Middlesbrough went a fifth game without a win after a 0-0 draw at Leeds on Monday night. Their West Yorkshire opponents put in an aggressive, intensive display and for long periods, stopped the promotion challenges from finding their passing rythym. Positive substitutions gave way to an open second half in which both teams had their… Read more →

Blackburn v Hull: why Gomez can lift Rovers

There has always been one ‘Geordie’ in the hearts of Blackburn Rovers fans, and manager Paul Lambert will hope he has signed another. Jordi Gomez joins on loan from Sunderland and he is a player who could inject some much-needed creativity into this Rovers midfield. At Middlesbrough, Lambert changed his system to accommodate Gomez. He switched from… Read more →