Boro linked with Gomez swoop

28 May 2009 07:55
The playmaker spent the season on loan at Championship side Swansea, but boss Roberto Martinez has confessed the Welsh club are unlikely to be able to afford a full-time deal.[LNB]Gomez impressed for the Swans and it is thought that Boro are considering an offer, funded by parachute payments from Premier League relegation and probable player sales.[LNB]The 24-year-old, who is believed to be valued at €2million (£1.7million) has stated that he would prefer to stay in Spain but, with La Liga interest limited, he would accept a return to England.[LNB]"My dream is to play in the Primera division, but nobody has done anything," Gomez told Spanish media.[LNB]"The normal solution would be a move to England and I am mentally prepared for this.[LNB]"During the season, many clubs have sent their scouts and I believe the reports are positive.[LNB]"But the definitive decision rests with Espanyol."[LNB][LNB]

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