Middlesbrough F.C.

association football club in Middlesbrough, England

Middlesbrough Football Club, is an English football club. Their stadium is the Riverside Stadium.

Middlesbrough F.C.
Full nameMiddlesbrough Football Club
Founded1876
GroundRiverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
Capacity34,988
ChairmanSteve Gibson
ManagerNeil Warnock
LeagueThe Championship
2017–18The Championship, 5th

The club plays in the Premier League. The manager is Neil Warnock.

League positionEdit

Season League Position
2000/01 Premier League 14th
2001/02 Premier League 12th
2002/03 Premier League 11th
2003/04 Premier League 11th
2004/05 Premier League 7th
2005/06 Premier League 14th
2006/07 Premier League 12th
2007/08 Premier League 13th
2008/09 Premier League 19th
2009/10 Championship 11th

Former positionEdit


PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

As of 16 March 2009.[1]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
2 DF   England Justin Hoyte
3 DF   England Andrew Taylor
4 MF   England Gary O'Neil
5 DF   England Chris Riggott
6 DF   Austria Emanuel Pogatetz (captain)
8 MF   France Didier Digard
10 FW   France Jérémie Aliadière
11 FW   Netherlands Marvin Emnes
12 FW   Brazil Afonso Alves
14 DF   Germany Robert Huth
15 MF   Egypt Mohamed Shawky
16 FW   Jamaica Marlon King (on loan from Wigan Athletic)
17 FW   Turkey Tuncay Şanlı
19 MF   England Stewart Downing
No. Pos. Nation Player
20 MF   Argentina Julio Arca
21 GK   England Ross Turnbull
22 GK   Australia Brad Jones
26 DF   England Matthew Bates
28 MF   England Adam Johnson
29 DF   England Tony McMahon
31 DF   England David Wheater
32 GK   England Jason Steele
33 MF   England Nathan Porritt
34 DF   England Joe Bennett
36 MF   England John Johnson
37 FW   England Jonathan Franks
38 DF   England Seb Hines
41 MF   England Josh Walker

Players out on loanEdit

As of 16 March 2009.[2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
9 FW   Egypt Mido (on loan to Wigan Athletic until the end of the 2008–09 season)
35 MF   England Graeme Owens (on loan to Blackpool for 2 months from 7 January 2009)
39 DF   Wales Rhys Williams (on loan to Burnley for 3 months from 30 January 2009)
40 DF   England Jonathan Grounds (on loan to Norwich City for 2 months from 6 January 2009)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Boro Squad". MFC.co.uk. Archived from the original on 21 March 2009. Retrieved 16 March 2009.
  2. "Injuries, Suspensions and Loans". MFC.co.uk. Archived from the original on 20 December 2008. Retrieved 16 March 2009.