Boro are said to be very keen to take Christie and Riggott on loan for the rest of the season and then having an option to buy both players for a miserly £3million.
Yet again Derby County’s serious financial difficulties look like forcing the club to accept this depletion of Derby County’s assets.
The Teesside club offered a fee of £5million not long ago but they now feel that Derby County are ripe for the picking. Any offer has to be looked at by the Rams
Season ticket holders at the club are now seriously asking if they can have their money back. The Rams squad of Internationals and talented home grown players is now getting dangerously low and many players on show in the Rams first team could have been viewed just a few months ago in the reserves for nothing.