Middlesbrough manager Tony Pulis was unhappy with the decision to send off Rudy Gestede after his side lost 1-0 against Norwich at Carrow Road.
Slavisa Jokanovic and Tony Pulis had contrasting views about the crucial penalty decisions from referee Geoff Eltringham.
Aitor Karanka is in advanced talks to become the new manager of Nottingham Forest, Press Association Sport understands.
Middlesbrough boss Tony Pulis is likely to make changes for Saturday's FA Cup third-round clash with derby rivals Sunderland.
Middlesbrough boss Tony Pulis has turned to tried and trusted allies as he moulds his new coaching team.
Middlesbrough's on-loan defender Connor Roberts has returned early to parent club Swansea.
Middlesbrough goalkeeper Connor Ripley has had his loan spell at Burton terminated by mutual agreement.