Middlesbrough keeping their challenge for play offs spot going strong as this weekend they snatched an important home win over struggling Charlton Athletic side at Riverside Stadium. The home side looking really determined in bagging maximum points from that weekend encounter as only a victory will keep their play offs shot alive. Things were looking bright indeed for The Boro as they got themselves in front after just 16 minutes of play with an effort from Emanuel Ledesma.
Despite both teams' attempt in pushing for more goals, none of them were able to convert any of their chances in the second half as until the final whistle was blown that slender lead for Boro stood still. Bagging three points from that weekend battle puts the home side sitting at ninth spot in current standings, with only five points away from the final play offs spot.