Joe Nicholson's Middlesbrough player ratings: How Martin Braithwaite and his team-mates fared in Hartlepool win
Middlesbrough put in a commanding performance as they brushed aside Hartlepool United – but how did their players rate?
A 4-0 win at the Super 6 Stadium saw Boro register their most convincing win of pre-season so far, with Jonathan Woodgate left pleased with a number of aspects of his team’s performance. But who shone and struggled against Pools? Our writer Joe Nicholson takes a look – scroll down to see how he rated the players: