Boro - Aliadiere 29
Arsenal - Adebayor 17
Middlesbrough: Turnbull; McMahon, Huth, Riggott, Pogatetz (Capt), A Johnson (Emnes 90 +3), Arca, Digard (Shawky 90), Downing, Aliadiere, Tuncay. Unused subs: Jones (gk); Hines, Bates, Grounds, Alves.
Arsenal: Almunia; Sagna, Gallas, Djourou, Clichy, Denilson, Fabregas, Song, Diaby (Bendtner 81), Van Persie, Adebayor. Unused subs: Fabianski (gk); Eboue, Silvestre, Ramsey, Wilshere, Vela.Attendance: 27,320
MFC-SG Boro Man of the Match: There was an excellent return from Tony McMahon, great work in midfield from Didier Digard and an all-round good team performance, but sound handling from Ross Turnbull earns him the vote.