Middlesbrough v Sheffield United

Sky Bet Championship at Riverside Stadium
07-08-2018KO:19:45ATT: 22,960REF: R Jones

Middlesbrough

Martin Braithwaite  7'
Aden Flint  18'
Stewart Downing  25'
3 - 0
FT
HT: 3-0

Sheffield United

  • FT
    Match ends, Middlesbrough 3, Sheffield United 0.
  • 90+5'
    Second Half ends, Middlesbrough 3, Sheffield United 0.
  • 90+4'
    Attempt blocked. Chris Basham (Sheffield United) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Mark Duffy with a cross.
  • 90+3'
    Ben Woodburn (Sheffield United) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 90+3'
    Foul by George Friend (Middlesbrough).
  • 90'
    Attempt missed. Leon Clarke (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Ben Woodburn with a through ball.
  • 87'
    Attempt blocked. John Egan (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by John Fleck.
  • 85'
    Attempt blocked. Mark Duffy (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by John Fleck.
  • 84'
    Attempt saved. Enda Stevens (Sheffield United) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Mark Duffy.
  • 82'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Middlesbrough. Grant Leadbitter replaces Lewis Wing.
  • 82'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Sheffield United. Ryan Leonard replaces Lee Evans.
  • 81'
    Attempt missed. Lee Evans (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by George Baldock with a cross.
  • 78'
    Attempt saved. Aden Flint (Middlesbrough) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Stewart Downing with a cross.
  • 78'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Middlesbrough. Ashley Fletcher replaces Britt Assombalonga.
  • 77'
    Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by John Egan.
  • 77'
    Attempt blocked. Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Paddy McNair.
  • 76'
    Paddy McNair (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 76'
    Foul by Lee Evans (Sheffield United).
  • 76'
    Corner, Sheffield United. Conceded by Aden Flint.
  • 76'
    Attempt saved. Leon Clarke (Sheffield United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Mark Duffy.
  • 75'
    Attempt saved. Lee Evans (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Ben Woodburn.
  • 71'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Middlesbrough. Paddy McNair replaces Jonny Howson because of an injury.
  • 71'
    Foul by Chris Basham (Sheffield United).
  • 71'
    Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 71'
    Attempt missed. Chris Basham (Sheffield United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
  • 69'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 69'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Sheffield United. Mark Duffy replaces David McGoldrick.
  • 67'
    Delay in match Jonny Howson (Middlesbrough) because of an injury.
  • 66'
    Attempt missed. Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Jonny Howson.
  • 63'
    Yellow Card
    Lee Evans (Sheffield United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 63'
    Foul by Lee Evans (Sheffield United).
  • 63'
    Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 62'
    Attempt blocked. Jonny Howson (Middlesbrough) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Dael Fry.
  • 61'
    Foul by Enda Stevens (Sheffield United).
  • 61'
    Ryan Shotton (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 60'
    Attempt missed. Lee Evans (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Enda Stevens with a cross.
  • 58'
    Attempt missed. Aden Flint (Middlesbrough) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Lewis Wing with a cross following a corner.
  • 57'
    Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by George Baldock.
  • 56'
    Jack O'Connell (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 56'
    Foul by Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough).
  • 56'
    Chris Basham (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 56'
    Foul by Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough).
  • 55'
    Attempt missed. Leon Clarke (Sheffield United) header from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Ben Woodburn with a cross following a corner.
  • 55'
    Corner, Sheffield United. Conceded by George Friend.
  • 53'
    Foul by George Baldock (Sheffield United).
  • 53'
    Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 52'
    Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Chris Basham.
  • 52'
    Attempt blocked. Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 51'
    Yellow Card
    Chris Basham (Sheffield United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 50'
    Foul by Chris Basham (Sheffield United).
  • 50'
    Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 50'
    Foul by George Baldock (Sheffield United).
  • 50'
    Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 49'
    Attempt missed. Stewart Downing (Middlesbrough) left footed shot from the right side of the box is high and wide to the left following a corner.
  • 49'
    Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Enda Stevens.
  • 48'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 47'
    Delay in match Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) because of an injury.
  • 46'
    Offside, Middlesbrough. Adam Clayton tries a through ball, but Britt Assombalonga is caught offside.
  • 45'
    Second Half begins Middlesbrough 3, Sheffield United 0.
  • 45'
    Sub On
    Substitution, Sheffield United. Ben Woodburn replaces John Lundstram.
  • 45+3'
    HT
    First Half ends, Middlesbrough 3, Sheffield United 0.
  • 45+3'
    Attempt missed. Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Lewis Wing.
  • 45+2'
    Foul by David McGoldrick (Sheffield United).
  • 45+2'
    Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45'
    John Fleck (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45'
    Foul by Adam Clayton (Middlesbrough).
  • 44'
    Corner, Sheffield United. Conceded by Aden Flint.
  • 44'
    Attempt blocked. Lee Evans (Sheffield United) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Leon Clarke.
  • 44'
    Corner, Sheffield United. Conceded by Jonny Howson.
  • 43'
    David McGoldrick (Sheffield United) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 43'
    Foul by Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough).
  • 41'
    Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 40'
    Delay in match George Baldock (Sheffield United) because of an injury.
  • 39'
    Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by John Egan.
  • 38'
    Yellow Card
    Leon Clarke (Sheffield United) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 38'
    Foul by Leon Clarke (Sheffield United).
  • 38'
    Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 36'
    Attempt missed. Lee Evans (Sheffield United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by John Lundstram.
  • 35'
    Offside, Middlesbrough. George Friend tries a through ball, but Britt Assombalonga is caught offside.
  • 32'
    Foul by David McGoldrick (Sheffield United).
  • 32'
    George Friend (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 32'
    Corner, Sheffield United. Conceded by Lewis Wing.
  • 32'
    Attempt blocked. George Baldock (Sheffield United) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Lee Evans.
  • 31'
    Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by John Egan.
  • 31'
    Attempt missed. Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.
  • 30'
    Attempt missed. David McGoldrick (Sheffield United) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.
  • 28'
    David McGoldrick (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 28'
    Foul by Adam Clayton (Middlesbrough).
  • 26'
    Lee Evans (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 26'
    Foul by Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough).
  • 25'
    Goal
    Goal! Middlesbrough 3, Sheffield United 0. Stewart Downing (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ryan Shotton with a cross.
  • 24'
    Corner, Sheffield United. Conceded by Adam Clayton.
  • 24'
    Enda Stevens (Sheffield United) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 24'
    Foul by Lewis Wing (Middlesbrough).
  • 23'
    Offside, Middlesbrough. George Friend tries a through ball, but Britt Assombalonga is caught offside.
  • 18'
    Goal
    Goal! Middlesbrough 2, Sheffield United 0. Aden Flint (Middlesbrough) header from very close range to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Lewis Wing with a cross following a corner.
  • 18'
    Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by George Baldock.
  • 17'
    Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 17'
    Foul by John Fleck (Sheffield United).
  • 16'
    Foul by Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough).
  • 16'
    Chris Basham (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 15'
    Lee Evans (Sheffield United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 15'
    Foul by Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough).
  • 14'
    Attempt missed. David McGoldrick (Sheffield United) header from the left side of the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by George Baldock.
  • 8'
    Stewart Downing (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 8'
    Foul by John Lundstram (Sheffield United).
  • 7'
    Goal
    Goal! Middlesbrough 1, Sheffield United 0. Martin Braithwaite (Middlesbrough) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Dael Fry with a headed pass following a corner.
  • 6'
    Corner, Middlesbrough. Conceded by Chris Basham.
  • 6'
    Foul by Lee Evans (Sheffield United).
  • 6'
    Britt Assombalonga (Middlesbrough) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 5'
    Attempt saved. David McGoldrick (Sheffield United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Enda Stevens.
  • 1'
    Attempt saved. Jonny Howson (Middlesbrough) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Britt Assombalonga.
  • 0'
    First Half begins.
  • Lineups are announced and players are warming up.