Chelsea forward Patrick Bamford was loaned to Middlesbrough on Friday, Chelsea announced.
The 20-year-old Bamford will play with Middlesbrough through Jan. 1, 2015.
The forward came to Chelsea from Nottingham Forest. He has been loaned to both MK Dons and, most recently, Derby County.
“Middlesbrough jumped out at me when I spoke to the manager and heard his aspirations. When he put forward to me what he was looking to achieve I was eager to come here and play," Bamford said.
Champions League Draw: Where did your team land?
Bamford had 26 goals in 46 games in 2013-14, also adding eight assists.
- Molly Geary