Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough

13th in English League Championship

Pochettino can save Chelsea's season by winning Carabao Cup Pochettino can save Chelsea's season by winning Carabao Cup

Chelsea advanced to the final of the Carabao Cup after disposing of Middlesbrough, allowing head coach Mauricio Pochettino the chance to win his first major piece of silverware in English football.

Chelsea thrash Boro to reach Carabao Cup final Chelsea thrash Boro to reach Carabao Cup final

Four first-half goals steer Chelsea to a 6-1 win over Middlesbrough and send them to their second Carabao Cup final in three years.

Chelsea thrash Middlesbrough to reach Carabao Cup final Chelsea thrash Middlesbrough to reach Carabao Cup final

Chelsea reached the League Cup final with a 6-1 thrashing of Middlesbrough in their semi-final second leg on Tuesday, underlining the gulf in quality between the Premier League side and their second-tier visitors.

Why the Carabao Cup is so important for Chelsea, Pochettino Why the Carabao Cup is so important for Chelsea, Pochettino

Pochettino has done well to turn Chelsea around amid difficult circumstances, but a semifinal exit from the Carabao Cup could easily throw the club back into turmoil.

Injuries no excuse as Boro expose Chelsea's reliance on Palmer Injuries no excuse as Boro expose Chelsea's reliance on Palmer

Chelsea's first-leg loss to Middlesbrough in the Carabao Cup semifinals showcases Mauricio Pochettino's side continuing to have issues, aside from injuries.

Frank Leboeuf blasts Chelsea after 1-0 1st-leg defeat to Middlesbrough Frank Leboeuf blasts Chelsea after 1-0 1st-leg defeat to Middlesbrough

Frank Leboeuf says Chelsea is too predictable, and he doesn't see it getting better any time soon.

Middlesbrough shock Chelsea in Carabao Cup semifinal first leg Middlesbrough shock Chelsea in Carabao Cup semifinal first leg

Chelsea suffered a surprise 1-0 loss at second-tier Middlesbrough in the first leg of their League Cup semi-final on Tuesday with Hayden Hackney's goal giving Mauricio Pochettino's wasteful side plenty to do in the return.

Hayden Hackney gives Boro shock lead over Chelsea Hayden Hackney gives Boro shock lead over Chelsea

The Riverside erupts after Hayden Hackney prods Middlesbrough in front vs. Premier League side Chelsea.

Aston Villa beat Middlesbrough for 1st FA Cup win in 8 years Aston Villa beat Middlesbrough for 1st FA Cup win in 8 years

Matty Cash scored a last-gasp goal to send Aston Villa into the fourth round of the FA Cup for the first time in eight years with a 1-0 victory over Middlesbrough on Saturday.

Matthew Cash wins it for Aston Villa with deflected strike Matthew Cash wins it for Aston Villa with deflected strike

Matthew Cash scores in the 88'

Carabao Cup semifinals: Liverpool vs. Fulham, Boro vs. Chelsea Carabao Cup semifinals: Liverpool vs. Fulham, Boro vs. Chelsea

Nine-time champions Liverpool will play Fulham in their League Cup semifinal in January, while Championship side Middlesbrough will take on Chelsea.

Jonathan Howson scores opening goal for Middlesbrough Jonathan Howson scores opening goal for Middlesbrough

Jonathan Howson scores opening goal for Middlesbrough

Carabao Cup quarterfinal draw: Chelsea to host Newcastle Carabao Cup quarterfinal draw: Chelsea to host Newcastle

Newcastle United's reward for knocking out Carabao Cup holders Manchester United will be a trip to take on Chelsea in the quarterfinals, while record nine-time winners Liverpool will host West Ham United.

Samuel Silvera with a Goal vs. Exeter City Samuel Silvera with a Goal vs. Exeter City

Samuel Silvera (Middlesbrough) with a Goal vs. Exeter City, 10/31/2023

Wright slams home his first Coventry goal in big win Wright slams home his first Coventry goal in big win

The USMNT's Haji Wright scores Coventry's second goal of the day in their 3-0 win over Middlesbrough.

U.S. forward Hoppe joins San Jose on loan from Middlesbrough U.S. forward Hoppe joins San Jose on loan from Middlesbrough

The San Jose Earthquakes acquired U.S. men's national team forward Matthew Hoppe on a 12-month loan from English second-tier Championship side Middlesbrough.

Coventry edge Middlesbrough to reach Championship playoff final Coventry edge Middlesbrough to reach Championship playoff final

Coventry City edged Michael Carrick's Middlesbrough on Wednesday to reach the Championship playoff final with a 1-0 aggregate victory.

Coventry and Middlesbrough draw 0-0 in playoff first leg Coventry and Middlesbrough draw 0-0 in playoff first leg

Coventry City were held to a 0-0 draw by visitors Middlesbrough in the first leg of their Championship semifinal playoff on Sunday.

Zack Steffen cooks up Middlesbrough's favourite dish Zack Steffen cooks up Middlesbrough's favourite dish

Middlesbrough & USMNT goalkeeper Zack Steffen cooks a chicken parmo with Alexis Nunes.

Middlesbrough thrash Norwich at home 5-1 Middlesbrough thrash Norwich at home 5-1

Middlesbrough score four goals in the first half as they cruise to a 5-1 home win over Norwich.

USMNT goalkeeper Zack Steffen tells ESPN: Missing World Cup 'a bitter pill to swallow' USMNT goalkeeper Zack Steffen tells ESPN: Missing World Cup 'a bitter pill to swallow'

Goalkeeper Zack Steffen was left out of U.S. World Cup squad but his form at promotion-chasing Middlesbrough has him back in contention.

Why Carrick immediately had respect at Middlesbrough Why Carrick immediately had respect at Middlesbrough

Zack Steffen speaks about working under Michael Carrick at Middlesbrough.

Steffen: I haven't spoken to Berhalter since World Cup omission Steffen: I haven't spoken to Berhalter since World Cup omission

Zack Steffen opens up about missing the World Cup with the USMNT after he wasn't selected by Gregg Berhalter.

Bristol City and Middlesbrough end in a draw Bristol City and Middlesbrough end in a draw

Matt Crooks scores in the 62nd minute, to tie Bristol City at two goals apiece.

Vincent Kompany's Burnley win promotion to secure Premier League return Vincent Kompany's Burnley win promotion to secure Premier League return

Burnley secured an immediate return to the Premier League as they earned automatic promotion with a 2-1 victory against Middlesbrough on Friday.

EFL Championship Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Leicester City 33 +43 78
2 Leeds United 33 +35 69
3 Ipswich Town 33 +21 69
4 Southampton 33 +24 67
5 West Bromwich .. 33 +17 55
6 Hull City 33 +7 54
7 Coventry City 33 +14 51
8 Norwich City 33 +8 51
9 Preston North .. 33 -8 49
10 Sunderland 33 +8 47
11 Watford 33 +4 44
12 Bristol City 33 +1 44
13 Middlesbrough 32 0 44
14 Cardiff City 33 -10 41
15 Birmingham Cit.. 32 -11 38
16 Blackburn Rove.. 33 -12 38
17 Plymouth Argyl.. 33 -6 37
18 Swansea City 33 -13 36
19 Stoke City 33 -16 35
20 Huddersfield T.. 33 -16 34
21 Millwall 33 -15 33
22 Queens Park Ra.. 33 -14 32
23 Sheffield Wedn.. 33 -26 29
24 Rotherham Unit.. 33 -35 19
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
20 Finn Azaz 9 32 6
29 Sam Greenwood 5 27 3
11 Isaiah Jones 5 26 2

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
20 Finn Azaz 6 32 9
29 Sam Greenwood 3 27 5
27 Lukas Ahlefeld.. 3 25 1