Middlesbrough - We deserved better - Mowbray
UK time is: 05:10:10
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

We deserved better - Mowbray

Manager Tony Mowbray felt Middlesbrough deserved much better following their 2-1 defeat to Bolton Wanderers at the Reebok Stadium.

The visitors had their already cautioned defender Jonathan Woodgate sent-off just ahead of the hour mark after their opponents had swiftly retaken the lead in response to a Kieron Dyer equaliser.

"I thought we deserved more than that and we needed a better official to referee the game because there were some bewildering decisions out there today," Mowbray told BBC Sport. "The penalty was one of them and the sending-off was certainly one of them.

"Bolton started the game well, which they always do but I thought we had a decent foothold in the game and then they got a goal through a cross which just drifted in," he added. "But that's the way our luck has been going at the minute. I thought we were the better team but the history books will show that we lost."

Middlesbrough dropped to twelfth place in the table and finally out of play-off contention as a result of their latest defeat.

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Vital Boro Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday April 20 2013

Time: 10:52PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Middlesbrough Articles

Travel back on track (Friday May 22 2015)

Boro underdogs says defender (Friday May 22 2015)

Former skipper targets revenge (Thursday May 21 2015)

Keeper bids to avoid repeat (Thursday May 21 2015)

Keeper revels in atmosphere (Tuesday May 19 2015)

Wembley get it wrong (Tuesday May 19 2015)

We deserve it - Karanka (Saturday May 16 2015)

Dream moment for boss (Friday May 15 2015)

Boro surge to Wembley (Friday May 15 2015)

Archived Middlesbrough Articles

List All Vital Boro Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Bournemouth 46 26 12 8 53 90
2. Watford 46 27 8 11 41 89
3. Norwich 46 25 11 10 40 86
4. Middlesbrough 46 25 10 11 31 85
5. Brentford 46 23 9 14 19 78
6. Ipswich 46 22 12 12 18 78
7. Wolves 46 22 12 12 14 78

Breaking League News

Boro mind games
Norwich : 22/05/2015 21:13:01
Mark Bunn Leaves City
Norwich : 22/05/2015 20:52:01
Former boss says Redfearn will be a huge loss to the club
Leeds Utd : 22/05/2015 20:49:01
Holt Fooled By Schoolboy Prank Call
Norwich : 22/05/2015 20:23:00
Rizespor Want Lafferty
Norwich : 22/05/2015 19:42:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Aitor Karanka is the right appointment?
Suggested By:  Vital Boro
Yes 75%
No 25%