With his contract running out at the end of this season, Middlesbrough winger Stewart Downing has been attracting interest from Sunderland and Rangers.
Despite taking a 6th-minute lead courtesy an Ashley Fletcher strike, two late goals from Brentford means Boro are now 12 points adrift of the top two teams in the Championship.
Middlesbrough, who currently sit 5th in the Championship, need a win to maintain pressure on sides above them in the table.
Middlesbrough make three changes going into the game at the Hawthorns.
Speaking in the build up to the game, Middlesbrough manager Tony Pulis stated that his team have no fresh injury concerns ahead of the Millwall clash.
The match between the Derby County and Boro is to be broadcasted live on Sky Sports from 2:55.
Boro defender Dael Fry has been ruled out from his team’s home game against Blackburn at the weekend, manager Tony Pulis has confirmed.
A relatively new Middlesbrough player getting stick from his own fans – hardly breaking news is it?
The Middlesbrough manager was responding to the reported interest of several Premier League clubs in Boro defender Dael Fry.
If you believe the reports in the press this week, then you’ll be aware that Dael Fry is apparently a wanted man.
Middlesbrough manager Tony Pulis faces the dilemma of whether or not to include the returning Daniel Ayala in his starting lineup.
Boro will be without defender Sam McQueen who tore a cruciate ligament in his knee in Wednesday’s 1-0 win over Crystal Palace in EFL Cup.