Aitor Karanka is looking to the Premier League for an end of season loan.
Reports in The Sun suggest Boro are lining up a loan move for out-of-favour Ecuador winger Jefferson Montero.
The "speedy wideman" has reportedly fallen out of favour at Swansea and has been told he's free to discuss terms with Boro.
Having signed a four-year deal in July 2014, Montero has made 47 league appearances, scoring the one goal.
According to WhoScored, Montero's key strengths are Dribbling and Key Passes, with a style of play of: