Vital Football

Latest Middlesbrough FC News

Loan ace relishing challenge

Loan ace relishing challenge

On loan Middlesbrough forward Sammy Ameobi is really enjoying life in the Championship despite finding it tough.

The 20-year-old has managed three appearances so far following his arrival from Newcastle United at the end of Febuary. He immediately made an impact with a debut goal against leaders Cardiff City before setting up Scott McDonald for another in the next game at Huddersfield Town.

But a hamstring problem then sidelined him for a week and he rather struggled on his return in the home loss to Birmingham City.

"Middlesbrough are trying to get in the play-offs, and I'm trying my best to help the club do that," Ameobi told the Evening Gazette. "Hopefully, we'll get that play-off spot.

"It's not easy. The ball turns over a lot more. There's a lot more running," he admitted. "You have to be strong, but I'm enjoying every minute of it. It's going well, I'm glad to be getting some games under my belt. I'm feeling part of the team."

Join The Vital Debate



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Vital Boro
Date:Thursday March 28 2013
Time: 2:37PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Middlesbrough Articles

Boro defender receives England call

Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson has received his first call-up to the full England squad.

A Premier League Brexit Breakdown

The numbers have been crunched from the Brexit vote and details have now been given for each local authority to provide an 'idea' of how fans of each Premier...

Premier League's Last 20 Goal A Season Scorers

Every club in the Premier League aspires to unearth, develop or sign a guaranteed 20 goals a season kind of striker but they are always in short supply.

Premier League Confirm 2017/18 Fixture Release Date

The Premier League have now confirmed the date on which the fixtures for the campaign of 2017/18 will be released.

Archived Vital Boro Articles

Vital Boro articles from

Site Journalists

Maccarone
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Was the departure of Aitor Karanka the correct decision?
Suggested By: Vital Boro
Yes80%
No20%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 28 22 3 3 69 38
2 Spurs 28 17 8 3 59 34
3 Man City 28 17 6 5 57 24
4 Liverpool 29 16 8 5 56 25
5 Man Utd 27 14 10 3 52 19
6 Arsenal 27 15 5 7 50 22
7 Everton 29 14 8 7 50 21
8 WBA 29 12 7 10 43 1
9 Stoke 29 9 9 11 36 -9
10 Southampton 27 9 6 12 33 -3
11 AFC Bournemouth 29 9 6 14 33 -12
12 West Ham 29 9 6 14 33 -12
13 Burnley 29 9 5 15 32 -11
14 Watford 28 8 7 13 31 -15
15 Leicester City 28 8 6 14 30 -14
16 Crystal Palace 28 8 4 16 28 -10
17 Swansea 29 8 3 18 27 -27
18 Hull City 29 6 6 17 24 -32
19 Middlesbrough 28 4 10 14 22 -13
20 Sunderland 28 5 5 18 20 -26
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Middlesbrough  Results (view all)

Middlesbrough  Fixtures (view all)

Apr 2 2017 1:30PM : Swansea City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 5 2017 7:45PM : Hull City (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 8 2017 3:00PM : Burnley (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 17 2017 8:00PM : Arsenal (H)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 22 2017 3:00PM : AFC Bournemouth (a)
Barclays Premier League
Apr 26 2017 7:45PM : Sunderland (H)
Barclays Premier League

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.diggerman2
2.operations1
Write for Vital Football