Aitor Karanka’s return to the Middlesbrough dugout resulted in a happy ending to a turbulent week as David Nugent’s stoppage-time header saw off fellow Sky Bet Championship promotion hopefuls Hull. Having walked out last Friday following a stormy meeting with his players, and failing to smooth over the bust-up the following day, it looked like
But with both defences taking an afternoon off, the Swans drew level for a second time. With six goals in his last ten games, Gylfi Sigurdsson was left criminally unmarked as Barrow turned provider, his strike sailing into the roof of the net. But there was one last twist – the Swans going to sleep
Goals from Max Gradel, Joshua King and Steve Cook proved too much for Swansea as Bournemouth moved up to 13th in the Premier League. Eddie Howe’s side are now 13 points clear of the bottom three after digging deep at the Vitality Stadium to grab all three points.
Striker King missed two glorious chances inside