Arsenal and Tottenham reportedly snubbed the chance to sign Clement Grenier - allowing Middlesbrough to lead the race.
Middlesbrough have signed Viktor Fischer from Ajax.
The midfielder has been linked with moves to the Premier League in the past.
Viktor Fischer has spoken publicly for the first time regarding his impending move to Middlesbrough.
Dennis Praet has been linked with Southampton, Liverpool, Middlesbrough and Leicester City.
Middlesbrough and West Bromwich Albion are both set to invest in their squads this summer.
Carlos Carvalhal is doing wonders at Sheffield Wednesday, while Aitor Karanka has guided Middlesbrough to the Premier League.
Leicester City and Middlesbrough have been told to pay up in order to sign Lucas Perez.
Middlesbrough have been linked with an £8million move for the West Ham United star.
Ajax winger Viktor Fischer is Teesside bound, according to reports in Holland.
Middlesbrough’s David Nugent made just 24 starts this past season.
Sunderland and Middlesbrough are both reportedly chasing West Bromwich Albion's James Morrison.
The winger is also attracting interest from Liverpool, Arsenal, Stoke City, West Ham United and Middlesbrough.
Middlesbrough are reportedly interested in signing West Bromwich Albion midfielder James Morrison in the summer transfer window.
Southampton, Liverpool, Leicester City and Middlesbrough are reportedly interested in signing Anderlecht’s Dennis Praet in the summer transfer window.
Middlesbrough have been linked with Stuttgart’s Lukas Rupp.
Middlesbrough defender Daniel Ayala was later announced as the winner by Sky Sports, who apologised to the Sheffield Wednesday man.
Versatile Reims defender Aissa Mandi, previously watched by Arsenal, is wanted by Aitor Karanka's team, a report claims.
Don Hutchison hopes that Newcastle United, Sunderland and Middlesbrough will be in the Premier League for the 2017-18 campaign.
The Championship side are preparing for their first season back at the highest level.
The former Middlesbrough man has praised Aitor Karanka for achieving promotion after last season’s disappointments.
HITC Sport understands Sheffield United star offered new deal to fend off interest from clubs, including West Bromwich Albion and Middlesbrough.
HITC Sport understands talks took place before last week's decider
Middlesbrough have gained automatic promotion from the Championship to the Premier League.
Former Middlesbrough hero Franck Queudrue has has outlined exactly what he feels the club needs to add to survive on their return to the Premier Leagu...
Middlesbrough's promotion has handed a cash boost to West Ham United.
Former Middlesbrough hero Franck Queudrue has been having his say on the club's return to the Premier League.
Middlesbrough drew 1-1 with Brighton and Hove Albion.
Middlesbrough are on the verge of promotion to the Premier League.
The Sky Sports pundit is predicting a 1-1 draw - which will see Boro promoted.
The Belgian joined Middlesbrough on loan in February.
Middlesbrough’s George Friend will be needed in his side's all or nothing promotion shoot-out with Brighton on Saturday
The goalkeeper's mistake allowed the Championship promotion chasers to equalise.