Date: 4th July 2012 at 9:45am
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Middlesbrough manager Tony Mowbray has reportedly opened discussions with former Burnley defender Andre Amougou.

Amougou (the artiste formerly known as Bikey) is understood to be close to agreeing a move to the Riverside following his release from Turf Moor at the end of last season.

The 27 year old attracted the eye of Mowbray last season and came close to joining Boro on loan. That fell through though and the out-of-favour centre back instead had a spell on loan at Bristol City.

It looks like this time though Mowbray has got his man on a permanent deal.

We wish him well!

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