Baggies seal Morrison swoop
Boro star signs on with Baggies
By Graeme Bailey. Last Updated: August 7, 2007 2:27pm
Morrison: Four-year deal
West Bromwich Albion have completed the signing of Middlesbrough's James Morrison.
The 21-year-old midfielder has penned a four-year contract after the two clubs agreed a deal which could be worth more than £2million to the Teesside club.
Boro have also installed a 15 per cent sell-on clause, for a player who has played more than 50 first-team games after coming through the youth ranks at the club.
Baggies boss Tony Mowbray, himself a Boro legend, was delighted to have concluded the deal.
"James is a very talented young player and we're delighted he's agreed to join us," he told West Brom's official website.
"He's a creative midfield player and will bring versatility to our attacking options. the Uefa Cup final.
"Despite the fact he's only 21, he already has more than 60 Premiership appearances under his belt and was a regular in the Boro side which reached
"We're now giving him a platform to be a part of something we're trying to build here.
"We're delighted he sees this as the place to progress his career and hopefully help us be successful."