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Free kick awarded for a foul by Alan Lee on Justin Hoyte. Direct free kick taken by Jason Steele.
Unfair challenge on Daniel Ward by Nicky Bailey results in a free kick. (Middlesbrough) makes a substitution, with Stuart Parnaby coming on for Andrew Halliday. Shot comes in from Adam Hammill from the free kick.
Ishmael Miller takes a shot. Save made by Alex Smithies.
Adam Hammill produces a cross, blocked by Nicky Bailey. Inswinging corner taken by Adam Hammill from the left by-line. Daniel Ward produces a volleyed right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
Emmanuel Ledesma goes off and Merouane Zemmama comes on. Ishmael Miller replaces Lukas Jutkiewicz.
The ball is sent over by Jack Hunt, Andrew Halliday makes a clearance.
Scott McDonald finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the box to the top left corner of the goal. Middlesbrough 3-0 Huddersfield.Assist by Lukas Jutkiewicz.
The ball is crossed by Paul Dixon.
The referee blows for offside against Alan Lee. Jason Steele takes the free kick.
Shot from just outside the penalty area by Scott McDonald misses to the left of the target.
Adam Hammill fouled by Justin Hoyte, the ref awards a free kick. The referee books Justin Hoyte for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Jack Hunt.
The ball is crossed by Daniel Ward, Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot. Save by Alex Smithies. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Emmanuel Ledesma.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Adam Hammill, clearance by Lukas Jutkiewicz.
Joel Lynch takes a shot from a long way out which goes wide of the right-hand post.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Richard Smallwood on Adam Hammill. Peter Clarke takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Seb Hines on Alan Lee. Shot comes in from Adam Hammill from the free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Scott Arfield by Emmanuel Ledesma. Free kick taken by Joel Lynch.
Lee Novak leaves the field to be replaced by Alan Lee.
Paul Dixon challenges Emmanuel Ledesma unfairly and gives away a free kick. Emmanuel Ledesma scores a goal direct from the free kick from outside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Middlesbrough 2-0 Huddersfield.
Paul Dixon challenges Emmanuel Ledesma unfairly and gives away a free kick. Jason Steele takes the direct free kick.
Daniel Ward takes a shot. Blocked by Nicky Bailey.
Andrew Halliday has shot on goal from just outside the penalty box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Scott McDonald has an effort at goal from the edge of the area that misses to the right of the target.
Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot. Blocked by Joel Lynch.
Adam Hammill concedes a free kick for a foul on Josh McEachran. Jason Steele takes the direct free kick.
Adam Hammill comes on in place of Anton Robinson. Oliver Norwood leaves the field to be replaced by Chris Atkinson.
Foul by Andrew Halliday on Jack Hunt, free kick awarded. Alex Smithies takes the direct free kick.
The offside flag is raised against Richard Smallwood. Alex Smithies takes the free kick.
Paul Dixon challenges Emmanuel Ledesma unfairly and gives away a free kick. Nicky Bailey takes the free kick.
Oliver Norwood takes a inswinging corner. The assistant referee signals for offside against Simon Church. Jason Steele takes the free kick.
Jack Hunt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andrew Halliday. Richard Smallwood delivers the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel.
Lukas Jutkiewicz takes a shot. Fantastic save by Alex Smithies.
Lee Novak has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.
Scott Arfield takes a shot. Save by Jason Steele.
Lukas Jutkiewicz sends in a cross.
The ball is delivered by Jack Hunt, Josh McEachran manages to make a clearance.
Simon Church is caught offside. Free kick taken by Jason Steele.
Andrew Halliday crosses the ball.
Simon Church concedes a free kick for a foul on Richard Smallwood. Jason Steele takes the direct free kick.
Centre by Nicky Bailey, clearance made by Jack Hunt.
Corner taken left-footed by Emmanuel Ledesma to the near post, Andrew Halliday produces a right-footed shot from close in which goes wide of the right-hand upright.
Scott Arfield gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Richard Smallwood. Free kick taken by Emmanuel Ledesma. Lukas Jutkiewicz sends in a cross, Seb Hines produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand post.
The ball is sent over by Anton Robinson, save by Jason Steele.
A goal is scored by Scott McDonald from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Middlesbrough 1-0 Huddersfield.Lukas Jutkiewicz provided the assist for the goal.
Unfair challenge on Anton Robinson by Lukas Jutkiewicz results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Paul Dixon.
The ball is crossed by Scott McDonald.
Jack Hunt takes a shot from just inside the penalty box which clears the crossbar.
Leadbitter banned for Boro
Middlesbrough boss Tony Mowbray will be without Grant Leadbitter for Huddersfield's trip to the Riverside after the midfielder picked up his fifth yellow card of the season at the weekend.
Nicky Bailey, Richard Smallwood and the fit-again Kevin Thomson are likely candidates to replace him in Mowbray's starting XI.
Former Rangers midfielder Thomson played his first game since the start of October when he came on as a second-half substitute during Saturday's 3-1 defeat to Bristol City.
Mowbray does not expect any of his injured players to recover in time for the clash.
Jonathan Woodgate and Faris Haroun (both calf) missed Saturday's match and are expected to need around a fortnight to recover.
George Friend is out for a similar spell with a minor hamstring tear, while Julio Arca could return to the fold after a toe operation.
Huddersfield boss Simon Grayson could be without the services of midfield duo Keith Southern and Adam Clayton.
Southern was shown a straight red card in Saturday's draw with Charlton for a challenge on Michael Morrison. The club have appealed against the decision but will not learn the verdict until the day of the game.
Fellow summer signing Clayton, who scored a last minute penalty at The Valley, is definitely suspended after picking up his fifth caution of the season.
Grayson has recalled 20-year-old Chris Atkinson from his loan spell at League Two side Chesterfield to boost his midfield options and he goes straight into the 18-man squad.
Sean Scannell also missed the trip with a hamstring problem along with striker Jermaine Beckford who has a similar problem.
Both players face a late fitness test but could return to the bench. James Vaughan and Jimmy Spencer (both thigh) are likely to miss out again.
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