Boro’s humbling defeat to Aston Villa on Saturday left fans envious of the attacking talent on display.
It’s no secret that Tony Pulis needs new faces through the door in January.
The lack of potency in attack gave Boro Breakdown host Jonny Bullock plenty of transfer themed discussion in this week’s episode.
As always there was a look back on that dismal defeat, and analysis of each of the goals.
Mo Besic’s form was scrutinised after a poor showing against Dean Smith’s side. Is the Bosnian having second spell struggles?
And with Ayresome icon, former player and manager Tony Mowbray returning to the Riverside on Saturday, Jonny looked ahead to Blackburn.