Middlesborough have been promoted to the Premier League and will play in England’s top flight next season for the first time since 2009 – and our resident Boro fans here in the Transfer Tavern are still buzzing!
The one worry for Boro fans could be perhaps, that if the side wasn’t good enough to win the Championship, how will they cope in the Premier League?
Middlesborough have some class players in their ranks and fans at the Riverside will be praying that the likes of Jordan Rhodes, Stewart Downing and David Nugent will stay at the club.
Downing and Jonathan Woodgate are two Boro men who were actually there almost ten years ago during their former Premier League years.
Middlesborough have some young quality players too and will be hoping to toughen up in order to become a real force in the Premier League.
Of course, not every team can “do a Leicester” but Aitor Karanka will want his team to sustain a place in the Premier League and perhaps gradually work their way up like Stoke.
Here are FIVE players the Landlord at the Tavern thinks they should sign in order to do so…..
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