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Transfer Rumours: Forest Snap Up Two Boro Targets, Leeds Consider Swoop For Stoke Anchor Man And Derby Pursue Wolves Ace

Alfa Semedo

Nottingham Forest have beaten Middlesbrough to the signing of two Benfica players. Boro were reportedly pursuing both left-back Yuri Ribeiro and midfielder Alfa Semedo, but the pair have moved to the City Ground instead. Ribeiro has made the switch to Forest on a permanent basis while Semedo has joined on a season-long loan deal. Leeds …

Round Up: Stoke Line Up Move For Boro Keeper, Hull Plot Swoop For Liverpool Duo And Birmingham Eye Romanian Ace

Darren Randolph

Stoke are weighing up a move for Middlesbrough goalkeeper Darren Randolph, according to reports in the UK. The Potters are targeting the Boro Player of the Year if current number one Jack Butland is sold to a Premier League club this summer. Hull City are reportedly interested in signing two Liverpool players on loan, with …

Transfer News: Boro Target Hands In Transfer Request, Three Team Battle For £12m Rated Bristol City Defender And Celtic Pursue Stacey

Jamal Lowe

Portsmouth winger Jamal Lowe has asked to leave the League One club, according to reports in the UK. Middlesbrough, Leeds and West Brom are all said to be keen on the 24-year-old, who scored 17 goals last season for Pompey. Everton have reportedly joined Aston Villa and Newcastle in the race for Bristol City defender …

Championship Rumours: Boro Eye £2m Move For Swedish International, Southampton To Launch £14m Bid For Birmingham Ace And Rovers Target Hanley

Hosam Aiesh

Middlesbrough are keeping tabs on Ostersund FK winger Hosam Aiesh, according to reports in the UK. The Swedish international is valued at £2m by his club, but Boro will face competition if they want to land the midfielder. Ligue One side Amiens, Swiss team Basel and Russian club FC Rostov are all believed to have …

Transfer Round Up: Boro Eye £1m+ Rated Defender, Club Could Pip Leeds For League Two Star And Leicester Enter Battle For Baggies Ace

Liam Lindsay

Middlesbrough are one of five teams interested in Barnsley defender Liam Lindsay, according to reports in the English media. The Tykes have already rejected a £1m offer from Brescia, but Boro, Derby, West Brom, Brentford and Stoke are all said to be pursuing the 23-year-old. Huddersfield are reportedly in advanced talks to secure Forest Green’s …

Transfer Rumours: Two Boro Stars Linked With PL Moves, Villa Have £8m Offer Rejected And Four Clubs Pursue 25-Goal Striker

Marcus Tavernier

Middlesbrough pair Marcus Tavernier and Dael Fry have been linked with moves to the Premier League. The Northern Echo report that Watford and Aston Villa are interested in signing the winger, while Burnley and Liverpool are keen on the centre-back. Villa are also interested in Cardiff City goalkeeper Neil Etheridge with reports in Wales indicating …

Round Up: Boro Revive Move For Left Back, Leeds Set £20m Asking Price For Spurs Target And Wednesday Open Talks To Sign Midfielder

Knudsen

Middlesbrough are keen on securing the free transfer of Ipswich left-back Jonas Knudsen, according to reports in the local media. Boro tried to sign the Danish international last summer before a move fell through, but the Teessiders are now likely to sign the 26-year-old when his contract expires at the end of next month. Leeds …

Transfer News: Fulham Target Boro Marksman, Leeds Enter Race For Dutch Winger And Villa Scout In Demand Goalscoring Midfielder

Fulham have joined Sheffield United in pursuing a deal for Middlesbrough’s Britt Assombalonga, according to reports in England. The Cottagers are looking for possible options if Aleksandar Mitrovic is sold this summer, with West Ham said to be targeting the Serbian striker. Boro are likely to be open to selling Assombalonga with the Teessiders keen …

Round Up: Boro Eye Deal For Eredivisie Star, Sheffield United Prepare Shock £14m Swoop And Leeds Close In On Barca Forward

Forestieri

Middlesbrough are interested in signing ADO Den Haag winger Sheraldo Becker, according to reports in the local media. The 24-year-old’s current contract with the Eredivisie club expires at the end of the season and he is available on a free transfer this summer. Becker has performed well this campaign, scoring eight goals and providing 11 …

Transfer Round Up: Blades Target £15m Rated Boro Marksman, Chelsea Secure Stoke Starlet And West Brom Eye ‘Next Ozil’

Sheffield United are interested in signing Middlesbrough striker Britt Assombalonga, according to reports in the local media. The 26-year-old is available this summer with Boro boss Tony Pulis ready to let the £15m rated forward leave despite topping the club’s goalscoring charts with 16 goals in all competitions this season. Chelsea have reportedly agreed terms …

Transfer News: Chelsea Starlet Set To Be Subject Of £4m Bids, Norwich Eye Ligue One Fullback and Italians Plan Blackburn Raid

Mehdi Zeffane

Chelsea midfielder Kasey Palmer is reportedly being pursued by both Norwich City and Sheffield United, following confirmation of their promotion to the Premier League. The 22-year-old is currently on loan at Bristol City where he has had a successful season, scoring five goals and contributing one assist in 35 appearances. Palmer could cost £4m with …

Round Up: Boro Keeper Could Be Sold For £10m, Norwich Interested In Dutch International, While Forest And Derby Eye Wigan Winger

Darren Randolph

Middlesbrough goalkeeper Darren Randolph could be sold for £10m to a Premier League team this summer, according to reports in the local media. The Republic of Ireland international has been in superb form this campaign, with many tipping him to be named the club’s player of the year. However, Boro will be under pressure to …

Round Up – Boro Could Lose Loanee To Turkey, Huddersfield Plan Swoop For Hull Ace And Wigan Star Is Targeted By Celtic

Mo Besic is interesting Fenerbahce and Besiktas ahead of the summer transfer window, according to reports. Middlesbrough manager Tony Pulis is hoping to make his loan from Everton permanent in the summer but the Bosnian international is said to be weighing up his options in light of interest from Turkey. Huddersfield Town are reportedly keen …

Transfer News – Bristol City To Make Summer Move For Boro Ace, Aberdeen Captain Holds Talks With Derby & Villa Target Vukovic

Bristol City remain interested in signing Middlesbrough striker Britt Assombalonga, according to reports in the local media. The Robins were looking at the 26-year-old during the January transfer window but Boro were not willing to sell up. Lee Johnson’s side are hoping that the Teessiders will be more receptive to a bid in the summer. …

Championship Round-Up – Boro Eye La Liga Starlet, Stoke Join Battle For Derby Star, And Villa Keep Tabs On French Keeper

Middlesbrough are looking to make a move for Celta Vigo forward Erik Bugarin, according to reports in Spain. The La Liga club have a number of impressive young players in their Under 17 side and Boro scouts have recommended the 16-year-old as a possible summer signing. Meanwhile, Stoke City have joined a host of Championship …