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Cooper gets behind Mowbray

Colin Cooper has promised that Middlesbrough boss Tony Mowbray is doing everything he can to keep the club's promotion hopes alive.

Last Updated: 13/03/13 at 11:38 Post Comment

Tony Mowbray: Supported by Boro coach

Tony Mowbray: Supported by Boro coach

The Teessiders have slipped three points adrift of the play-off places as a result of a run of 12 Championship games which has brought just two victories.

Youth-team coach Cooper told the Northern Echo: "With the analysis you can do off the field, the answers might not always be there. Sometimes it just doesn't work.

"Before Christmas it didn't look like we would lose a game; now we don't know when we will win again.

"It's hard graft, but I can honestly say that hand on heart. I work with those boys every day. Every single day, they are posing questions, trying to find the answers to turn things around."

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