Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Christmas Cheer -for the Fans

Newspaper article Evening Gazette (Middlesbrough, England)

Christmas Cheer -for the Fans

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IT'S Christmas -and time when Boro usually start handing out gifts.

This year we need to start giving the gifts to the fans.

A home win would be the best possible present -and six points would be even better.

We've got Scunthorpe up first on Boxing Day and never was there a greater need for Boro to record a Riverside win.

People will say that it's only Scunthorpe.

Who are they? But we know from previous games that you have to treat all your opponents with the same respect.

Scunthorpe have gone a few games unbeaten, so they'll come here with a bit of confidence and looking forward to the game.

But when you get down to basics, these are the kind of games that we have to win.

We have struggled lately against teams near the top of the league, like Blackpool, Cardiff and Newcastle. …

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