The Baggies will travel to Teesside this weekend as Slaven Bilic's table-topping WBA charges will face Jonathan Woodgate's struggling Boro side.
Jonathan Woodgate needed a win but Boro could only manage a 1-1 draw with Championship rivals Preston North End on Tuesday.
Manchester City, Tottenham Hotspur, Everton and Wolverhampton Wanderers have all been credited with interest in the Middlesbrough man this week.
Adam Forshaw has been an unsung hero since he joined Leeds United in 2018.
George Puscas has made a fine start to life in the Championship with Reading but could he have been Boro's missing link?
Perennial Chelsea loanee Todd Kane could return to the Championship with Jonathan Woodgate's Boro after being released by the Premier League club.
Middlesbrough’s Martin Braithwaite has impressed during training.
Celtic and Derby County are among the clubs reportedly interested in Paddy McNair of Middlesbrough.
The respective Middlesbrough and Charlton Athletic managers, Jonathan Woodgate and Lee Bowyer, remain close friends after playing together at two different clubs.
Leeds United targets Ryan Kent and Michael Frey are also being linked with Middlesbrough.
Eddie Nketiah is piling on the pressure for a start at Leeds.
The Arsenal attacking midfielder has made just one Premier League appearance this season.
Arsenal winger Bukayo Saka has featured on five occasions for Unai Emery's side this season.
Tottenham Hotspur duo Giovani Lo Celso and Ryan Sessegnon reportedly won't feature at the weekend.
The Spurs man is 'not good enough' for the German side if he's not good enough for the Tottenham Hotspur Arena, the Sky Germany pundit has claimed.
Tottenham Hotspur have suffered a terrible start to the season, with Mauricio Pochettino's side struggling for form.
Liverpool goalkeeper is back in training.
The Liverpool loanee is plotting a long-term future on Merseyside it seems.
The Liverpool loanee has long-term designs on making it at Anfield it seems.
Arsenal midfielder Dani Ceballos could feature for Unai Emery's side on Monday evening, but he struggled over the international break.
The Newcastle United centre-back has wasted little time impressing his new fans.
Former Arsenal midfielder Abou Diaby's admission that injuries left him mentally and physically scarred proves how cruel the game can be. But which other players have suffered such heartbreak?
Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen has endured a nightmare start to life in Spain.