We’re heading towards the close of the transfer window, and focus again turns to a departure rather than any further arrivals.
Yesterday, we reported that Arsenal defender Arsenal and Middlesborough agreed a deal that would see Calum Chambers spend this season on loan at the club. Skysports is now reporting that the player will have his medical a few hours from now and will be unveiled as a Middlesborough player.
The former Southampton star put up a dismal performance in Arsenal Premier League opener against Liverpool and fell behind the selection perking order in defence. His best bet at regular football is away from the club.
Boro have performed well on their return to the Premier League, winning one and drawing two of their three matches to date, including a goaler draw at West Brom Sunday.
The England youngster could be in line to make his debut with the newly promoted EPL side at home to Crystal Palace after the international break.
This deal makes a lot of sense for the player.