Middlesbrough Football Club, also known as Boro, is a professional football club based in Middlesbrough, England. The club was founded in 1876 and currently plays in the English Football League Champi... onship, the second tier of English football. Middlesbrough's traditional home kit consists of a red shirt with white accents, white shorts, and red socks. This design has remained largely unchanged throughout the club's history, with only minor variations and sponsor logos added. Middlesbrough's away kits have varied over the years. In recent years, Middlesbrough has had kits produced by major sportswear brands such as Adidas, and Hummel. The club's current kit supplier is Errea.