Akpom Drops Strong Hint of Staying at Middlesbrough for Another Season
In an exclusive interview with the Boro Breakdown Podcast, Chuba Akpom, the prolific goal scorer of Middlesbrough, has strongly hinted at his desire to continue with the club for another season.
Akpom’s remarkable performance throughout the season, which saw him break records with 29 goals, has created a strong bond between the striker and the club’s supporters, potentially influencing his decision to stay.
Akpom’s journey at Middlesbrough has been a remarkable one. Despite being on the verge of leaving the club last summer, he fought his way back into contention and became an indispensable part of the team under the guidance of manager Michael Carrick.Having received accolades such as the Boro Player of the Season award, the Championship Player of the Year award, and the golden boot, Chuba Akpom’s outstanding achievements have made him a highly sought-after player. Despite his contract approaching its expiration in a year and the speculation surrounding a potential departure due to Middlesbrough’s failure to secure promotion to the Premier League, Akpom’s recent statements suggest that he may lean towards staying with the club.Acknowledging the unwavering support of the club’s fans, Akpom expressed his heartfelt gratitude, stating, “The love I receive from the supporters is incredibly motivating and inspires me to replicate my performance once again.”
When discussing the team’s potential, Akpom expressed his enthusiasm for the upcoming season. Recognizing the influence of manager Michael Carrick on the squad and anticipating new additions to the team, the talented striker appears eager to challenge for the Championship title once again.
With Middlesbrough fans anxiously awaiting news, Akpom’s positive statements imply a potential continuation of his tenure at the Riverside Stadium. His unwavering determination and excitement for the upcoming season could play a crucial role in Middlesbrough’s quest for promotion to the Premier League. As the summer transfer window looms, the final outcome remains uncertain.