|Norwich City:||Max Aarons, Teemu Pukki (Adam Idah, min.87), Emiliano Buendia, Oliver Skipp, Lukas Rupp, Mario Vrancic (Przemyslaw Placheta, min.70), Tim Krul, Grant Hanley, Ben Gibson, Dimitris Giannoulis and Todd Cantwell (Onel Hernandez, min.76)|
|Middlesbrough:||Marcus Bettinelli, Sam Morsy, Marc Bola, Djed Spence, George Saville, Darnell Fisher (Hayden Coulson, min.86), Paddy McNair, Marvin Johnson, Jonny Howson, Dael Fry (Duncan Watmore, min.89) and Yannick Bolasie (Chuba Akpom, min.56)|
Norwich City were held to 0-0 draw by Middlesbrough down on Saturday at Carrow Road. Norwich City were looking to pick up points after winning their previous two games against Bristol City at home and Cardiff City away, by 2-0 and 2-1 respectively. Middlesbrough, on the other hand, lost 1-0 in the last match they played against Blackburn Rovers. After today’s result, Norwich City are in 1st place, with 54 points from 27 matches, while Middlesbrough sit in 7th, with 40 points from 27.
Both managers the full entitlement. For Norwich, Przemyslaw Placheta, Onel Hernandez and Adam Idah came on for Mario Vrancic, Todd Cantwell and Teemu Pukki, while Middlesbrough brought on Chuba Akpom, Hayden Coulson and Duncan Watmore to replace Yannick Bolasie, Darnell Fisher and Dael Fry.
The referee booked four players. Emiliano Buendia from Norwich saw yellow cards and Emiliano Buendia (2 yellow cards) sent off with a red, as well as for Middlesbrough George Saville and Jonny Howson also seeing yellows.
Norwich City will next travel to Swansea City, while Middlesbrough will face Brentford at home.