Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka has warned over-confidence could be the greatest threat to his side's chances of securing another top-flight scalp in the Capital One Cup quarter-finals on Tuesday night.
Boro head into their Riverside Stadium clash with Everton in buoyant mood having moved up to second place in the Championship on the back of successive victories over QPR and Huddersfield.
And they also have no doubt they can cut it on the big occasion having followed up last season's FA Cup win at...
Adam Clayton scored his first Middlesbrough goal to seal a hard-fought 2-0 win at former club Huddersfield.
Midfielder Clayton, 26, signed for Boro for B£1.5million in summer 2014 but went through the whole of last season without hitting the target.
Town made high-flying Boro fight all the way and the result was in doubt until the 84th minute when Emilio Nsue added the second, also his first for the club.
Back-to-back defeats for Huddersfield have come under new head coach David Wagner, whose high-tempo...
Middlesbrough skipper Grant Leadbitter kept his cool to slot home a stoppage-time penalty and earn his side a dramatic late win over QPR at the Riverside.
The midfielder converted from the spot four minutes into time added on after QPR forward Leroy Fer was shown red for handling Daniel Ayala's overhead kick on the line.
It earned Aitor Karanka's men a 1-0 victory in a poor game which neither side deserved to win.
QPR interim boss Neil Warnock missed his side's trip north for "personal reasons",...
Queens Park Rangers interim manager Neil Warnock will miss his side's trip to Middlesbrough due to "personal reasons," the club have revealed.
Warnock, 66, was placed in charge of the Championship outfit after Chris Ramsey was sacked on Nov. 4.
Kevin Blackwell, who was brought in to assist Warnock, will now take charge of QPR at the Riverside Stadium on Friday night.
It was reported this week that Warnock expects to be in charge of the Loftus Road club, who are 13th in the Championship, for two...