Middlesbrough will no doubt be targeting a strong end to the Championship season under Neil Warnock.
Sitting ninth in the Championship table, six points adrift of the play-off with eight games of the season still to be played, ‘Boro are still not completely out of the running for a play-off spot.
Indeed, if ‘Boro were to reach the top-six between now and the end of the season, and potentially go on to win promotion to the Premier League, it would undoubtedly be a hugely impressive achievement for a club who were looking nervously over their shoulder at the Championship relegation zone for the vast majority of last season.
Here, though, we’re focusing on achievements of a different kind, in the form of career longevity, by taking a look at the ten oldest players to have represented Middlesbrough over the years, according to Transfermarkt.
How many of these did you know about?