Shay Given: Middlesbrough extend Aston Villa goalkeeper's loan
Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given has extended his loan spell at Middlesbrough until 28 February.
The 37-year-old joined Boro on 28 November and has played seven games, keeping four clean sheets.
Given is the Republic of Ireland's second most-capped player, having appeared for them 125 times.
"We are extremely delighted to secure the extension of Shay's loan until the end of February," said Boro chief executive Neil Bausor.