Bamford is set to follow former Aston Villa striker Rudy Gestede to Middlesbrough.
The striker is set to return to the club he had an exceptional loan spell with in 2014-15.
HITC Sport understands that Boro are close on a double deal, while Crystal Palace are nearing a loan signing and two Championship sides are battling for a Riverside forward.
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Middlesbrough forward Jordan Rhodes needs to kick start his career and where better than an Aston Villa side in need of a poacher?
Leeds United are believed to be interested in Chelsea forward Patrick Bamford.
HITC Sports understands it could lead to a permanent deal for the Chelsea forward, who is currently on loan at Burnley.
Leeds United striker Patrick Bamford are reportedly interested in signing Patrick Bamford.
Sheffield Wednesday are again being tipped to add to their attack this month.
Wolverhampton Wanderers, Leeds United and Middlesbrough have all shown interest in the 23-year-old, who looks set to be available again this month.