Middlesbrough are reportedly looking at Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish to replace Leicester City target Gaston Ramirez.
Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur will face each other in the Premier League this coming weekend.
Middlesbrough won 1-0 against Hull City at the Riverside Stadium.
Sunderland and Hull City are currently in the relegation zone, while Burnley are in 13th place.
Hull City and Newcastle United are due to meet in the EFL Cup semi-final later this evening.
The former Aston Villa and Middlesbrough midfielder was impressed with the winger’s performance at the weekend.
The Senegal midfielder is already thriving for new club Everton.
The 20-year-old playmaker only featured in 16 Premier League games last season due to injury problems and off-field issues.
Aston Villa have struggled this season and have suffered relegation as a result.
The Frenchman did not enjoy success at Aston Villa.