Paul Fraser LATEST
9:25am Sunday 19th October 2014
4:12pm Thursday 16th October 2014
1:52pm Monday 13th October 2014
9:00am Sunday 5th October 2014
3:27pm Thursday 2nd October 2014
7:07pm Monday 29th September 2014
2:35pm Sunday 28th September 2014
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7:39am Wednesday 24th September 2014
NEWCASTLE UNITED return to action tonight knowing that supporters will be scrutinising the performance at Selhurst Park more closely because of the club’s policy not to make domestic cup competitions a priority.
11:37pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014
AITOR KARANKA paid tribute to his Middlesbrough players after losing an extraordinary penalty shoot-out at Anfield last night when it required an astonishing 30 spot-kicks to settle the third round tie.
11:19pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014
WHERE to start? Middlesbrough’s resilience and efficiency in normal time, the two goals during extra-time, but none of that compares to the incredible night of penalty drama in the Capital One Cup which Anfield is unlikely to forget.
6:57pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014
6:40am Monday 22nd September 2014
SEVEN days after Newcastle United turned in the sort of performance that often gets a manager the sack, a spirited comeback for a beleaguered boss suggested Alan Pardew still has the majority of the dressing room fighting for him.
6:33am Monday 22nd September 2014
7:05pm Sunday 21st September 2014
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8:00am Sunday 21st September 2014
5:11pm Saturday 20th September 2014
LARGE sections of fans demanded Alan Pardew’s sacking at St James’ Park but then Senegalese striker Papiss Cisse gave the under-fire Newcastle United manager a much-needed boost when it mattered most.
7:02am Saturday 20th September 2014
6:16pm Friday 19th September 2014
6:53pm Thursday 18th September 2014
McGinley warming up nicely for Ryder Cup appearance at Celtic Manor but remains wary of American threat
7:06am Thursday 18th September 2014
FOUR years ago Paul McGinley walked around the Twenty Ten course at Celtic Manor offering up his opinion as one of the vice-captains of Team Europe. Yesterday he was back in South Wales with a different mindset, just eight days before the Ryder Cup heads for Gleneagles.
7:03am Thursday 18th September 2014
6:04pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
12:27pm Wednesday 17th September 2014
7:14am Wednesday 17th September 2014
THERE is a view that Lee Cattermole has to work on cleaning up his disciplinary act if he is ever going to force his way in top the England squad, based on a reputation he has created for himself since emerging as a teenager in the Premier League a decade ago.
11:04pm Tuesday 16th September 2014
9:50pm Tuesday 16th September 2014
7:18pm Tuesday 16th September 2014
7:02am Tuesday 16th September 2014
6:02am Tuesday 16th September 2014
MIDDLESBROUGH have had initial discussions aimed at securing the future of Grant Leadbitter in a bid to keep him at the Riverside Stadium, with Aitor Karanka convinced he will still have the midfielder beyond this season.
9:56pm Monday 15th September 2014
1:51pm Monday 15th September 2014
11:08am Monday 15th September 2014
THE Football Association will wait to see if referee Kevin Wright includes the unsavoury scenes at the end of Middlesbrough’s victory at Huddersfield Town in his report before deciding if any punishment follows.
7:03am Monday 15th September 2014
Vossen, introduced as a second half substitute following his season long loan move from Genk, said: “The Championship is as hard as I expected. I thought the level would be harder than Belgium, especially the physical side of it. I expected the defenders to be strong and they are. I have to adapt to that.
6:47am Monday 15th September 2014
IN front of the stand packed with around 3,500 travelling fans, Middlesbrough needed a cool head. Deep in to stoppage-time at the end of the game, the visitors had been handed a lifeline after conceding a late equaliser to Huddersfield Town.
5:32pm Sunday 14th September 2014
7:00am Sunday 14th September 2014
AITOR KARANKA and Huddersfield counterpart Chris Powell last night insisted they had not seen the events at the John Smith’s Stadium when stewards had to separate the two sets of players in the tunnel after a dramatic game.
5:05pm Saturday 13th September 2014
7:17am Saturday 13th September 2014
IT could be the effects of the United States’ successful World Cup campaign or the fact he was named captain of his country just last week. It is safe to assume that a fresh start is also on Jozy Altidore’s mind, but whatever the reasons are he appears to be in a positive place on Wearside.
6:42am Saturday 13th September 2014
7:02am Friday 12th September 2014
GUSTAVO POYET understands why Fabio Borini rejected the chance to return to Sunderland at the beginning of the month but has not ruled out a fresh attempt to lure the Italian to Wearside in the New Year.
2:44pm Thursday 11th September 2014
7:32am Thursday 11th September 2014
7:03am Thursday 11th September 2014
6:43am Thursday 11th September 2014