Hartlepool have strengthened their attacking options ahead of Saturday's League trip to AFC Wimbledon by bringing back Charlie Wyke.
Aitor Karanka says Middlesbrough are speaking to a number of Premier League clubs - including Chelsea - about making further new signings.
Spanish striker Kike's second-half strike saw Middlesbrough bounce back from their defeat at Leeds to beat Bolton 2-1 at Macron Stadium.
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka is still hoping to wrap up a loan deal for Chelsea striker Patrick Bamford.
Middlesbrough midfielder Richie Smallwood has rejoined Rotherham on an emergency loan ahead of finalising a permanent move to the New York Stadium.
Billy Sharp capped off the perfect debut as Leeds secured their first win of the Championship campaign with a late 1-0 victory over Middlesbrough.
David Hockaday kept talk of his trigger-happy owner at bay with his first league win as Leeds manager, with Middlesbrough beaten 1-0.
Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka is hopeful of being able to include Damia Abella in his team at Leeds on Saturday.