Date: 25th February 2011 at 12:20pm
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Vital QPR takes a look at this weekend’s opponents Middlesbrough

Facts & Figures


Founded: 1876

Nickname: The Boro

Ground: The Riverside Stadium (34,988)

Manager : Tony Mowbray

Selected Honours


Uefa Cup – Runners Up – 2006

F.A. Cup – Runners Up – 1997
League Cup – Winners – 2004
League Cup – Runners Up -2004

Football League Second Division – Champions – 1926-27, 1928-29, 1973-74, 1994-95
Football League Second Division – Runners Up – 1901-02, 1991-92, 1997-98
Football League Third Division – Runners Up – 1966-67, 1986-87

Club Records


Record Attendance: 68, 53,802 v Newcastle United (First Division, 1949)

Record victory: 9-0 v Brighton & Hove Albion – (Second Division, 1958)

Record defeat: 0-9 v Blackburn Rovers – (Second Division, 1954)

Record Buy: £12,800,000 – Alfonso Alves from SC Heerenveen

Record Sale: £12,000,000 – Juninho to Athletico Madrid

Record Appearances: Tim Williamson – 602

Record Goals: George Camsell 345

Squad


Goalkeepers:
21.Danny Coyne
30. Jason Steele
39. Connor Ripley

Defenders:
2. Justin Hoyte
3. Maximilian Haas
4. Matthew Bates
6. Stephen McManus
12. Andrew Davies
23. Jonathan Grounds
24. Seb Hines
25. Rhys Williams
26. Andrew Taylor
27. Joe Bennett
29. Tony McMahon
35. Bruno Pilatos

Midfielders:
5. Merouane Zemmama
8. Kevin Thomson
10. Nicky Bailey
14. Willo Flood
17. Barry Robson
18. Gary O`Neil
19. Andy Halliday
20. Julio Arca
33. Richard Smallwood
37. Mickael Tavares
38. Cameron Park

Strikers:
7. Scott McDonald
9. Kris Boyd
11. Tarmo Kink
15. Leroy Lita
16. Lee Miller (On loan to Scunthorpe)
22. Luke Williams
28. Jonathan Franks
32. Marvin Emnes

Last Five Fixtures


Win: 3-2 v Millwall (a)
Loss: 3-4 v Swansea (h)
Loss: 0-1 v Crystal Palace (a)
Win: 2-0 v Scunthorpe (h)
Draw: 1-1 v Preston (h)

Last Five Fixtures v QPR


QPR 3-0 Middlesbrough on 11 Sept 10
Middlesbrough 2-0 v QPR on 27 Feb 10
QPR 1-5 Middlesbrough on 5 Dec 09
QPR 5-0 Middlesbrough on 4 March 98
Middlesbrough 2-0 QPR on 13 Jan 98

 

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