BBC Sport - Stewart Downing: Middlesbrough ambition swayed Teesside move

Boro ambition swayed Downing move

Winger Stewart Downing says Middlesbrough's ambition made it an easy decision to drop down a division from the Premier League to join from West Ham.

The 31-year-old told BBC Look North Boro's promotion plans help make up his mind, with more new faces expected to move to the Riverside to bolster Aitor Karaka's squad.