Big weekend for Roary and Middlesbrough FC as they will be promoted to the Premier League for the 2016/2017 season.

Middlesbrough drew Brighton and Hove Albion Saturday to clinch 2nd place in the final game of the season.

Roary the Lion


Team: Middlesbrough F.C. (Founded in 1876)

Town: Middlesbrough, England

Home: Riverside Stadium (Capacity: 34,742)

League: English Football League Championship

Current Position: 2nd place

Key Features: Snuggly, adorable and a pronounced muzzle.

I don’t know much about the people of Middlesbrough but if they are anything like the two dancing fools at the end of this clip it’s probably full of some jolly SOB’s.

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