More to come from Middlesbrough and Newcastle United loan man Sammy Ameobi

ON THE MARK: Sammy Ameobi scores on his debut to put Middlesbrough 2-0 ahead against Cardiff

ON THE MARK: Sammy Ameobi scores on his debut to put Middlesbrough 2-0 ahead against Cardiff

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SAMMY Ameobi refuses to entertain the logic which suggests Middlesbrough will follow up their weekend win with defeat at Huddersfield Town tonight (kick-off 7.45pm).

The Teessiders have lost each of the matches which have proceeded their previous four victories.

Ameobi, though, is new to life at the Riverside having joined from Newcastle United on a season-long loan just last week.

And the 20-year-old – who marked his debut with a goal during Saturday’s 2-1 win over Cardiff City – sees no reason why Boro can’t make it back-to-back triumphs and regain their place in the play-off zone.

“We don’t plan to go there and get beaten,” laughed Ameobi when presented with the suggestion Boro usually lose following a victory.

“We can build on Saturday with another three points.”

And Ameobi promises there is more to come from him after an eye-catching bow.

“It was a great start and I really enjoyed it,” he said.

“Helping the lads get the three points and me getting a goal was a decent debut.

“Hopefully there is more to come.

“I hadn’t played since January so I need to work on my fitness but I hope I can soon play 90 minutes and build on that.

“My aim here is to play as many games as possible. I want to play all of them. I need that.

“Boro play good football and that suits me.

“I know they have been on a bad run but there are some good players here and I want to be in a team that plays with a certain style.”

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