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OFFICIAL: Middlesbrough and Karanka part ways

Karanka Middlesbrough

Middlesbrough part company with Jose Mourinho’s former assistant at Real Madrid Aitor Karanka.

Middlesbrough struggle in the Premier League, despite having the likes of Victor Valdes and Alvaro Negredo in the squad.

Middlesbrough are currently in the relegation zone with 22 points after 27 matches.

The Clubs official website released a statement regarding the matter.

” The club would like to thank Aitor for all his hard work over the past three-and-a-half years and for the success we’ve had during that time. We wish him all the best for the future.”, wrote Middlesbrough’s official website.

Karanka addressed the situation saying: “I’d like to thank Middlesbrough for a wonderful opportunity and the players, staff and all the people at the club who I have worked with. I’d also like to thank the fans for their support. This club will always hold a special place for me and I wish everyone connected with Middlesbrough Football Club the very best for the future.”