Middlesbrough 0-0 Rotherham: Stalemate at the Riverside Stadium

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On Saturday, Boro and Rotherham played out a 0-0 draw at the Riverside Stadium. Boro were looking to get back to winning ways after losing their last match 3-2 to Cardiff City. Rotherham, meanwhile, were coming from a 3-0 win against Blackpool. Boro and Rotherham sit 22nd, (10 points) and 8th, (14 points), in the table respectively, after 11 matches.

Substitutions for Boro included Marcus Forss, Marc Bola and Alex Mowatt for Duncan Watmore, Matt Clarke and Riley McGree, respectively. Rotherham replaced Scott High, Jamie Lindsay, Jamie McCart, Tolaji Bola and Georgie Kelly with Conor Washington, Oliver Rathbone, Daniel Barlaser, Cohen Bramall and Brooke Norton-Cuffy.

There were bookings for Jonny Howson from Boro, and Cameron Humphreys and Cohen Bramall, for Rotherham.

Boro will next play Coventry City away, with Rotherham facing Wigan Athletic at home.

Technical card:
Middlesbrough:Zack Steffen, Anfernee Dijksteel, Matt Crooks, Isaiah Jones, Jonny Howson, Duncan Watmore (Marcus Forss, min.74), Rodrigo Muniz, Riley McGree (Alex Mowatt, min.74), Dael Fry, Matt Clarke (Marc Bola, min.74) and Ryan Giles
Rotherham United:Viktor Johansson, Chiedozie Ogbene, Cameron Humphreys, Wes Harding, Conor Washington (Scott High, min.59), Oliver Rathbone (Jamie Lindsay, min.76), Brooke Norton-Cuffy (Georgie Kelly, min.81), Ben Wiles, Richard Wood, Daniel Barlaser (Jamie McCart, min.80) and Cohen Bramall (Tolaji Bola, min.81)
Stadium:the Riverside Stadium