Nicky Bailey is a hard-working midfield player on the books of Middlesbrough, having joined from Charlton Athletic in the summer of 2010. Nicky joined the Addicks from Southend United in August 2008 and immediately established himself in the team. He is a strong tackler who leads by example and earned rave reviews in his two years at The Valley, finishing as top scorer and Player of the Season in 2008-09. Nicky took a bit of time to establish himself in the Boro side, but played a key role in a new deep-lying midfield position for new manager Tony Mowbray, although his season finished early due to injury.
The midfielder has been an alleged target of both Manchester United and Liverpool for some time with the player teasing
Its crunch day on Sunday for Hull and Newcastle, with Sunderlands draw at Arsenal meaning only those two clubs can
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is interested in signing Bayern Munich midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger this summer.
Mesut Ozil receives the PFA Fans' Player of the Month award for April before kick-off against Sunderland, the penultimate game
This week, Liverpool FC have been dominating the off the pitch headlines.
With the future of De Gea yet to be decided it seems that United are already busy recruiting his successor