UK time is: 16:07:40
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Mowbray hails midfielder

Middlesbrough manager Tony Mowbray hopes to find more players like Grant Leadbitter over the summer.

Mowbray has praised the contribution of the former Sunderland midfielder following his arrival on a free transfer from Ipswich Town twelve months ago.

"I have to say we need to try and find a few more Grant Leadbitters this year and that's not to put him on too much of a pedestal," Mowbray told the Northern Echo. "Just the quality of the pro he is, the hard work and his honesty, which is what makes him a core player and we are working hard to try and find a few more of them, which will help the team."

The 27-year-old was recently named as supporters' 'Player of the Year' after making 47 appearances and scoring four times last season.

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:Wednesday May 8 2013

Time: 2:22PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Middlesbrough Articles

Boro sign midfielder (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Winger issues warning (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Boro set to sign midfielder (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Winger slightly disappointed (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Just champion says Karanka (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Boro rewarded with capital trip (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Pride of Boro (Saturday January 24 2015)

Boro cause a sensation (Saturday January 24 2015)

Stats: Manchester City v Middlesbrough (Saturday January 24 2015)

Archived Middlesbrough Articles

List All Vital Boro Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. diggerman 239
2. walkaboutboro 1

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
3. Ipswich 27 14 8 5 19 50
4. Brentford 27 15 4 8 8 49
5. Watford 27 14 5 8 25 47
6. Middlesbrough 26 13 8 5 23 47
7. Wolves 27 12 8 7 -2 44
8. Norwich 27 12 7 8 16 43
9. Sheff Wed 27 9 11 7 -2 38

Breaking League News

Will We Get Stung By The Hornets?
Bournemouth : 28/01/2015 16:00:00
Clarke gives honest reflection
Reading : 28/01/2015 16:00:00
Rams In For Ince?
Derby County : 28/01/2015 15:56:00
Shotton - Exactly What We Needed
Derby County : 28/01/2015 15:51:00
Reported fourth bid for Gray rejected
Bournemouth : 28/01/2015 15:49:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Aitor Karanka is the right appointment?
Suggested By:  Vital Boro
Yes 78%
No 22%