Tony Pulis says it is still game on despite his Middlesbrough side losing the play-off semi-final 1-0 against Aston Villa.
Middlesbrough further enhanced their quest for a Championship play-off place with a convincing win at fellow hopefuls Derby.
Lee Evans scored two fine goals as Sheffield United's faltering bid for the play-offs was boosted by a 2-1 victory over Middlesbrough.
Nine-man Wolves took a giant step towards claiming the Championship title as they survived the dismissal of two players to claim a 2-1 win at Middlesbrough.
Middlesbrough climbed into the Sky Bet Championship play-off positions as Patrick Bamford's first career hat-trick secured a comfortable 3-0 win over Leeds.
Middlesbrough and Leeds United meet at the Riverside Stadium on Friday night - weather permitting - as the two sides fight to keep their play-off hopes alive.
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Middlesbrough will appeal against the red card shown to winger Adama Traore during Saturday's 3-3 draw at Sunderland.