Boro win again
Middlesbrough recorded a fourth straight pre-season victory with a 2-0 success at Hartlepool United.
New signing James Husband was given his first start by visitors who struck twice during the second-half.
Substitute Adam Reach looped a header over keeper Scott Flinders following Kike's cross shortly after the restart.
And fellow replacement Bradley Fewster then nodded a second from newcomer Husband's delivery with twenty minutes remaining.
Hartlepool United: Flinders, Duckworth, Holden, Greening, Austin, Bates, Parnaby (Rowbotham 72), Walker, Harewood, James, Compton (Franks 59)
subs: Rafferty. Collins, Smith, Jones, Richards
Middlesbrough: Konstantopoulos, Bennett, Husband, Burgess, Hines, Whitehead (Morris 75), Leadbitter, Adomah, Kike (Fewster 60), L. Williams, Halliday (Atkinson 70)
subs: Mejias, Gibson, Tomlin, Reach
Ref: T. Harrington
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