Can Boro Waste Another £12million?

The Stewart Downing to Aston Villa deal should go through either today or early tomorrow and already the transfer rumours have stepped up. Apparently we have cash to splash now that Villa are about to give us £12million. Let’s not get too energetic about this situation – remember what happened when Southgate last had £12million…

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Fee For Downing Sale Accepted!

Stewart Downing is only hours away from leaving the Riverside according to sources at SkySports. A fee in the region of £12million has been tabled by Villa and we have apparently accepted that offer. It remains unclear whether other clubs are involved at the moment, but a bidding war could start between Villa and Spurs…

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The Boro Conveyor Belt Still Going Strong

Middlesbrough announced earlier this week that four of their academy players had been given call-ups to the England U17 squad for an up-and-coming tournament in Norway later this month. It just goes to shows that the Middlesbrough academy is still going strong and there is no sign that the talented youngsters being produced at the…

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Villa Taking Boro Bait For Duo

Aston Villa are edging closer to a double swoop for Stewart Downing and Tuncay this week. There has been plenty of speculation surrounding the two best Middlesbrough players in the past week. Villa, Everton, Fulham, Liverpool and Spurs have all been reportedly interested in the Boro duo, but it seems that Villa are looking the…

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Face Facts: We Are A Championship Team

Gareth Southgate is picking up the pace in the transfer market this week. He has already signed Mark Yeates and Danny Coyne to add experience to the squad whilst Danny Webber, Bryan Hughes and Hameur Bouazza are said to be in talks with our chief and could sign very soon. I have heard a lot…

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