Sammy Ameobi joins Middlesbrough on loan

Sammy Ameobu Credit: Steve Drew/EMPICS Sport

Newcastle United and England U21 winger Sammy Ameobi has joined Middlesbrough on loan for the rest of the season.

The 20-year-old is the younger brother of Toon striker Shola Ameobi and has featured 14 times for Newcastle this season in all competitions.

The loan agreement can be extended in the event of Boro qualifying for the play offs.