Jonathan Woodgate has vowed to deliver a new attacking identity at Middlesbrough after being appointed head coach on a three-year deal.
Middlesbrough are close to announcing Jonathan Woodgate as their new manager.
Middlesbrough chairman Steve Gibson is remaining patient as the hunt for a new manager continues.
Middlesbrough assistant boss Sam Ellis and four other first-team staff members have followed Tony Pulis out of the club.
Tony Pulis will reportedly end his 18-month tenure as Middlesbrough boss after talks with chairman Steve Gibson this week.
Middlesbrough claimed a 2-1 win at Rotherham but it was not enough for them to snatch the final Sky Bet Championship play-off spot.
Tony Pulis praised his Middlesbrough side for responding to an early setback to remain in the promotion mix with a 2-1 victory over Reading.
Lewis Wing returned to Middlesbrough's starting line-up to help them earn a much-needed 2-1 Championship victory over Reading at the Riverside Stadium.
Yakou Meite hopes 'warrior' Matt Miazga quits Chelsea to join loan club Reading on a permanent transfer in the summer.
Nottingham Forest ended a run of four straight defeats with a resounding 3-0 Sky Bet Championship victory over Middlesbrough at the City Ground.