Real Betis striker Arnaldo Sanabria  heads home a late winner past Real Madrid goalkeeper  Keylor Navas during the La Liga game at  the Santiago Bernabeu stadium. Photograph: Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images

Antonio Sanabria headed a stoppage-time winner as Real Betis stunned La Liga champions Real Madrid 1-0 at the Bernabeu on Wednesday night. Paraguay i(...)

Manchester City’s Sergio Agüero celebrates scoring their second goal in the FA Cup quarter-final against   Middlesbrough at The Riverside Stadium. Photograph: Lee Smith/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Middlesbrough 0 Manchester City 2 Sergio Agüero’s sixth goal in five matches eased Manchester City into the FA Cup semi-finals as Middlesbrough’s gam(...)

 Danny Simpson challenges  Alvaro Negredo during Leicester’s stalemate at Middlesbrough. Photograph: Reuters/Craig Brough

Middlesbrough 0 Leicester City 0 While 2016 was a year to remember for Leicester City and Middlesbrough, much work is still to be done if 2017 does n(...)

Diego Costa scored the only goal of the game as Chelsea beat Middlesbrough to go top of the league. Photograph: Reuters/Andrew Yates

Middlesbrough 0 Chelsea 1 Goodness knows how high on the scale Antonio Conte’s blood pressure might have registered had he nipped out at half-time an(...)

West Bromwich Albion’s James McClean  gets away from Middlesbrough’s Adam Clayton (right) during the Premier League match at The Hawthorns. Photograph:   Nick Potts/PA Wire

West Brom 0 Middlesbrough 0 An afternoon full of frustration ended with the predictable sound of boos at the final whistle as the desperate need for (...)

Can Leicester City defend their Premier League title in 2016/17. Photograph: Getty Images

Arsenal Not for the first time Arsenal find themselves needing a striker, a defender and have real doubts about the long-term future of Arsène Weng(...)

 Valencia’s striker Alvaro Negredo is close to completing a deal to join Middlesbrough. Photograph: EPA

Middlesbrough hope to tie up a deal for Valencia striker Alvaro Negredo after jetting out to Spain for a pre-season training camp. The Teessiders hav(...)

Karim Benzema of Real Madrid reacts during the La Liga match against Valencia  at Estadi de Mestalla. Photograph: Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images

Real Madrid’s Spanish record 22-match winning streak ended in a 2-1 defeat at Valencia with Nicolas Otamendi heading in the second-half winner.Real to(...)