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Hartlepool confirm Andrew Boyce loan deal

Ronnie Moore has confirmed the signing of Andrew Boyce on a one-month loan deal from Scunthorpe United.

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The 25-year-old centre-back will go straight into the Hartlepool squad for their game at Stevenage this weekend, August 22nd.

Karanka: Boro are 'working' on buying more players

Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka. Credit: Simon Cooper/PA Wire

Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka has said, his side are stilling "working" on getting more transfers before the summer window closes.

Boro have signed four players since the end of last season.


Nugent straight into Boro squad

David Nugent has been signed by the Boro Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Middlesbrough have signed Leicester striker David Nugent for an undisclosed fee.

The one-cap England international has signed a three-year contract and goes straight into the Boro squad for Saturday's Sky Bet Championship home match against Bolton.

The striker told ITV Tyne Tees that he wants to help get Boro back into the Premier League.

Boro boss Karanka confirmed the signing at a news conference Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Boss Aitor Karanka told his club's official website: "I am delighted that David has agreed to join us because everyone knows what a good player he is.

"We have worked really hard to bring David to the club and everyone can see that we have not had to spend a crazy amount of money to bring him here. It's important to get the right players at the right price."


Shearer predicts 'mid table' finish for NUFC

Former Newcastle number 9 Alan Shearer has tweeted that he predicts a mid table finish for the Black and Whites this season.

Replying to a fan who asked him how his old team would perform he said he hoped that they would challenge for a cup.

The new Premier League season gets underway this weekend with Newcastle taking on Southampton on Sunday.

"Playing in the Premier League is a dream come true" says SAFC signing Jeremain Lens

Jeremain Lens has given his first press conference since joining Sunderland from Dynamo Kiev in July.

He said he was excited about the upcoming season, and that "playing in the Premier League is a dream come true."

WATCH: Mitrovic wants goals at Newcastle United

Newcastle United striker Aleksandar Mitrovic is aiming to score the goals to help brings success to the club.

The 20-year-old Serbia international joined the Magpies from Belgian side Anderlecht on a five-year deal for a fee of around £13 million this summer.

Mitrovic could make his Premier League debut when Newcastle host Southampton in their opening game of the new season on Sunday.

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