Stoke City have had their offer of €9 million for Bernardo Espinosa accepted.
For the past two weeks, officials at the two clubs have been ironing out a deal for the Middlesbrough centre-back.
'It looks as though Middlesbrough are ready to let Espinosa go', said one club insider.
'For a while now, Espinosa has been expressing his desire to move away from the Riverside Stadium.'
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