UK time is: 19:11:21
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Disappointment for Boro

Head coach Aitor Karanka was disappointed after Middlesbrough failed to take their recent improvement into their FA Cup tie with Hull City.

The visitors secured themselves a place in the fourth round draw courtesy of a goal in each half from Aaron McLean and Nick Proschwitz at the Riverside.

"We had a very good chance to win the game today because Hull City made a lot of changes from their first 11," Karanka told Boro's official website. "If we played like we played against Burnley I think we were capable of winning this game. But they were much better than us.

"We forget sometimes who we are and what we need to win the game," he continued. "When you play against a team in a higher league you have to have more intensity. Today in the first half we didn't have this intensity and they did us."

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 January 4 2014

Time: 10:24PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Middlesbrough Articles

Karanka defends decision (Saturday April 25 2015)

Shattering blow for Boro (Saturday April 25 2015)

Stats: Fulham v Middlesbrough (Saturday April 25 2015)

Team Line-Ups: Fulham v Middlesbrough (Saturday April 25 2015)

Capital test for Boro (Friday April 24 2015)

Striker surprised at award (Thursday April 23 2015)

We focus on ourselves - Forshaw (Thursday April 23 2015)

We're ready for anybody - Karanka (Thursday April 23 2015)

Selection worries for Boro (Thursday April 23 2015)

Karanka so proud (Friday April 17 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)

1. diggerman 188

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Watford 45 27 7 11 +41 88
2. Bournemouth 45 25 12 8 +50 87
3. Middlesbrough 45 25 9 11 +31 84
4. Norwich 45 24 11 10 +38 83
5. Ipswich 45 22 12 11 +19 78
6. Derby County 45 21 14 10 +32 77
7. Brentford 45 22 9 14 +16 75

Breaking League News

Early Player Releases At Wednesday?
Sheff Wed : 28/04/2015 19:09:01
Line ups confirmed - Rotherham vs Reading
Reading : 28/04/2015 18:54:00
Freedman On Transfer Plans
Forest : 28/04/2015 17:53:00
Hobbs Calls For Defensive Improvements
Forest : 28/04/2015 17:46:00
Barrow Gets Swansea Recall
Forest : 28/04/2015 17:39:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Aitor Karanka is the right appointment?
Suggested By:  Vital Boro
Yes 76%
No 24%