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QPR keeper Lumley in talks with Middlesbrough

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QPR goalkeeper Joe Lumley is discussing a transfer to Middlesbrough.

Lumley’s contract expires this summer season and he has indicated that he plans to reject the supply of a brand new deal and be a part of Neil Warnock’s aspect.

The 26-year-old misplaced his place in the Rangers staff to Seny Dieng, who loved an excellent season.

He got here on instead when Dieng was despatched off throughout a 2-1 win at Boro final month.

Lumley produced two glorious saves, prompting former QPR boss Warnock to specific an curiosity in signing him.

He is ready to turn out to be the second participant to hitch Boro on a free switch from the R’s in the house of a yr, with Grant Hall having moved to the Riverside Stadium on the finish of his contract final summer season.

A transfer for Lumley might have penalties for Liam Kelly, who has been on mortgage at Motherwell.

Kelly is reluctant to return to west London until he’s a first-team common, however he may now be wanted as back-up to Dieng.

There can also be the opportunity of Dieng attracting curiosity from different golf equipment in gentle of his spectacular performances since leapfrogging each Lumley and Kelly to turn out to be Rangers’ first-choice keeper.

Meanwhile, QPR seem like near a deal to maintain Charlie Austin and are on the verge of finishing the everlasting signing of Sam Field.

Todd Kane faces the axe, with the membership trying to deliver in a right-back to switch him.

And chief government Lee Hoos has instructed West London Sport he wish to see protected standing put in at Rangers.

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