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Transfer deadline day for the region's football clubs

Newcastle, Sunderland and Middlesbrough Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

It is transfer deadline day.

Newcastle, Sunderland and Middlesbrough have until eleven o'clock tonight to make any final signings.

After that, the three clubs won't be able to sign any more players until the window re-opens in January next year.

Who are you hoping your club will sign?


Former Newcastle United winger signs for Wigan

Gabriel Obertan signs for Wigan Athletic Credit: PA

Former Newcastle United winger Gabriel Obertan looks to have signed for Wigan Athletic.

While there has been no official confirmation, this tweet by his agent suggests a deal has been struck.

The tweet reads: "I'm pleased to announce my first English transfer, with Gabriel Obertan #Wigan"

Have Boro sealed a last minute deal with Watford midfielder?

Could Guedioura be making the trip up North? Credit: PA

It's being reported that Boro are to sign Watford midfielder Adlène Guedioura.

The 31-year-old looked set to shake on a deal with Hull City but sources now say Middlesbrough have thrown their name in the hat, with a bid of an estimated £3.5m.

The Algerian international is believed to be undergoing a medical at the Riverside.