The game between Middlesbrough and Southampton in the Championship on 21st April 2012 at 17:20 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.

Footymad preview History of the Middlesbrough v Southampton fixture

Southampton travel to take on Middlesbrough at Riverside Stadium at tea-time on Saturday, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 27 games played, Saints have recorded 9 wins, and Middlesbrough have come away with 11 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Middlesbrough was back in March 2005, over five years ago, as the visitors ran out cosy 1-3 winners in a Premiership match.