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Newcastle Among Trio Of Clubs Looking To Lure Teen Sensation Away From Middlesbrough

Newcastle are looking to snap up Middlesbrough winger Bilal Brahimi on a professional contract, according to reports in France. The Teessider’s North East rivals are, however, not the only team interested in the teenager. Bundesliga side RB Leipzig and French club Rennes are also keen on the midfielder. Brahimi’s current deal expires in the summer, …

Middlesbrough Among Five Teams Who Failed In Loan Swoop For England U21 Ace

Middlesbrough were one of at least five teams interested in signing Liverpool striker Dominic Solanke on loan before the transfer window closed, according to reports. In addition to Boro, Premier League side Huddersfield Town, Scottish club Rangers, Ligue One outfit Lyon and Aston Villa were all looking to recruit the England Under 21 international. Liverpool …

Middlesbrough Vying With Villa To Sign Malian Winger On Free Transfer

Middlesbrough are interested in signing former Crystal Palace winger Bakary Sako, according to reports in the UK. However, Boro are not the only team interested in signing the 30-year-old with Aston Villa also keen on the Malian international. Manager Tony Pulis failed with deals for both Albert Adomah and Yannick Bolasie on deadline day last …

Middlesbrough Shelved Loan Deal After Winger Made Last Minute Demand

Middlesbrough turned down the chance of re-signing Aston Villa winger Albert Adomah on loan before the transfer window closed, according to the Birmingham Mail. Boro had agreed a season-long loan deal with the Midlands club for the 30-year-old, and the player was even travelling to Rockliffe Park to seal a move back to Teesside. However, …

Boro set to lose star player

Middlesbrough have announced the departure of Adama Traore to Wolves for a fee of £18million after the Premier League side activated his release clause. The 22-year-old is expected to complete his medical this week before officially joining after two years at Boro. Traore missed Boro’s opening game of the season with a shoulder injury, as …

Boro complete £10m sale of star striker

Boro announced this week that they have completed the sale of striker Patrick Bamford, who joins Leeds United on a deal that could rise to the £10m mark. The forward has put pen to paper on a 4-year-deal at Elland Road, and will leave the Riverside just 12 months after joining, where he made a …

Boro star rubbishes exit talk

Middlesbrough defender Ben Gibson has insisted he is oblivious to any clubs making a bid for him, damning various reports as false. The 25-year-old has been heavily linked with a move away from Boro this summer, with Premier League outfits Everton and Southampton said to be keen on acquiring his services. But the defender has …

Middlesbrough star exits club after two years at the club

Middlesbrough have agreed a deal to allow left-back Fabio da Silva to leave the club and join French side FC Nantes. Fabio has spent two years at Boro since joining from Cardiff City, making 54 appearances for the club scoring two goals. The 28-year-old has signed a three-year deal at the Ligue 1 side, and …

Boro confirm Paddy McNair signing from Sunderland

Middlesbrough have officially completed the signing of Sunderland’s Paddy McNair. The former Manchester United defender signs for the Boro for a reported fee of around £5million, although the club has refused to disclose the actual amount. The club have beaten off Premier League competition and the highly-rated 23-year-old midfielder, who can also play in defence, …

Boro chase Paddy McNair

Middlesbrough look set to pursue the signature of Sunderland’s Paddy McNair this summer, with the former Manchester United man hoping to seal a move away from the Stadium of Light. Boro were set to sign Everton’s Muhamed Besic this summer on a permanent deal, but their pursuit of the midfielder looks all but dead after …

Pulis wants former winger back at Boro

Middlesbrough are reportedly targeting Aston Villa winger Albert Adomah, just two years after he left the Riverside. Villa are said to be listening to offers for the forward, who signed from Middlesbrough back in 2016 for an undisclosed fee, with Bristol City and Boro among those interested. The 30-year-old scored 15 goals in 40 games …

Boro interested in former Manchester United star

Middlesbrough are battling with Brighton and Derby County over the signature of former Manchester United star Paddy McNair. The defender began his career at United where he made 27 appearances before being sold to Sunderland in 2016. Last season McNair made 16 appearance for the black cats and chipped in with an impressive 5 goals. …

Boro Boss Tony Pulis Plays Down His Club’s Chances Against Aston Villa In Play-Off Semi-Final

When Garry Monk was fired as Middlesbrough manager before Christmas last year, after less than half a season in charge, few could have predicted what would happen during the rest of the campaign. At the time Monk was relieved of his duties by Boro owner Steve Gibson the club were sitting outside the top 6 …

Boro Pull Off Stunning Transfer Move By Signing Champions League Winning Free-Agent Forward For Next Season

That’s right Tony Pulis and Boro have made an audacious transfer move clearly with a return to the Premier League firmly in their sights. Middlesbrough have signed a pre-contract agreement with former Chelsea, Real Madrid and current Bayern Munich attacker Dutch legend Arjen Robben. Robben apparently has been sold on a move to the Riverside …

Boro’s Braithwaite reportedly ‘wants to stay at Bordeaux’ permanently

In the January transfer window there were bound to be changes after new boss Tony Pulis took over from Garry Monk. As we know the window proved to be a busy period as Pulis promised numerous changes in a need to trim the Boro squad he inherited from Monk down to a more manageable number. …