Middlesbrough 0-0 Huddersfield: Terriers dig in for a point at the Riverside

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Boro were helde ach other to a 0-0 draw by Huddersfield on Saturday at the Riverside Stadium. Boro were keen to hang onto their position at the top of the table and extend their winning run after winning last match. Huddersfield were beaten 1-0 in their previous match against Preston North End. Boro and Huddersfield currently occupy 21st and 24th spots in the table, with 17 points and 12 points respectively after 17 matches.

Substitutions for Boro included Hayden Hackney, Rodrigo Muniz, Marcus Forss, Riley McGree and Marc Bola for Alex Mowatt, Chuba Akpom, Duncan Watmore, Paddy McNair and Ryan Giles, respectively. Huddersfield brought on Jordan Rhodes and Ben Jackson, to replace Danny Ward and Duane Holmes.

There were bookings for Darragh Lenihan, Rodrigo Muniz and Jonny Howson from Boro, and Etiene Camara, for Huddersfield.

Boro will next play Preston North End away, with Huddersfield facing Millwall at home.

Technical card:
Middlesbrough:Alex Mowatt (Hayden Hackney, min.46), Darragh Lenihan, Chuba Akpom (Rodrigo Muniz, min.60), Duncan Watmore (Marcus Forss, min.60), Paddy McNair (Riley McGree, min.68), Ryan Giles (Marc Bola, min.68) and Jonny Howson
Huddersfield Town:Danny Ward (Jordan Rhodes, min.62), Etiene Camara and Duane Holmes (Ben Jackson, min.85)
Stadium:the Riverside Stadium