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PA­TRICK Bam­ford will al­ways be wel­come back at Mid­dles­brough, ac­cord­ing to head coach Aitor Karanka.

The Chelsea striker, who was named Cham­pi­onship Player of the Year af­ter a stel­lar cam­paign at the River­side, has strug­gled on loan at Crys­tal Palace.

That has led to re­ports that his stay at Sel­hurst Park will be cut short in favour of a move else­where.

“I told him that he would have the doors open for him al­ways,” said the boss. “He came as an un­recog­nised player and he left as the Player of the Year.”

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