Queens Park Rangers' comeback will lift morale going into the international break.
The 26-year-old harmed Leeds United's automatic promotion hopes last night.
Leeds United suffered a damaging defeat to Queens Park Rangers in the Championship on Tuesday night.
Leeds take on QPR at Loftus Road on Tuesday night in a crucial Championship clash.
John Obi Mikel started as Boro beat Championship rivals QPR at the Riverside on Saturday.
Queens Park Rangers endured their sixth successive loss on Tuesday.
The Queens Park Rangers manager predicts a bright future for the R’s young crop
Matt Smith could reportedly leave Queens Park Rangers for Millwall after starting just two Championship games under Steve McClaren.
Queens Park Rangers travel to Bramell Lane on Saturday with several first-teamers set for a recall.
Steve McClaren's Queens Park Rangers knocked Leeds United out of the FA Cup.
Sheffield United host rivals Sheffield Wednesday at Bramall Lane next month.
Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner is also in the running to succeed Aitor Karanka permanently at Middlesbrough.
The former Derby County and Newcastle United manager has been linked with the vacant managerial post at Middlesbrough.