Jack Harrison was reportedly interesting Newcastle, but he instead moved to Man City.
Boro brought in a new winger on Tuesday - one who could inspire the club to recreate the best of Tony Pulis.
Stoke City are thought to be very keen on the Galatasaray midfielder with both clubs close to reaching an agreement.
Can the Potters bring the Stoke-born midfielder home before the transfer deadline? Or might West Ham United swoop?
Stoke City, Newcastle United and Middlesbrough have been linked with Jack Harrison of New York City in the January transfer window.
Stoke City are hoping to bring New York City's Jack Harrison back home, but West Ham and Leicester City want the winger in the Premier League, too.
New Stoke City boss Paul Lambert is believed to have his eyes on three more signings this January.
The Italy legend played with Stoke City target Jack Harrison for MLS franchise New York City FC.
The Stoke-born midfielder is a target for Paul Lambert in the January transfer window.
One of the most exciting young players in MLS is headed for Stoke, but they will need to make room in the side.
The Toronto FC forward and Orlando City SC skipper headline our Week 34 line-up along with the likes of David Villa, Giles Barnes and Rangers loanee Fraser Aird.
The LA Galaxy's former Liverpool captain and New York City FC rookie both feature in our line-up alongside the likes of Mauro Diaz and Kei Kamara.
The former Aston Villa defender and rookie winger both feature in our Week 14 line-up along with the likes of Jordan Morris and Chris Pontius.