It’s been a busy week for Middlesbrough as the Championship table starts to take shape.
Three fixtures in seven days went a long way to showing where the Teessiders could finish this season as they faced tricky tests against Brentford, Wigan Athletic and Luton Town.
In a week where hopes were high, Jonathan Woodgate’s side managed just one point from the three fixtures as the club started to look nervously over their shoulder at the relegation battle taking place beneath them.
While there’s still 13 games remaining we certainly learned a lot about Middlesbrough during the last week as they move into the final third of the season.
Here are the key talking points from a hectic week of Championship football.