Middlesbrough have agreed terms with Michael Carrick to take over as new head coach.
The former Manchester United midfielder and caretaker boss is expected to sign his contract within the next 24 hours.
The club and Carrick are also finalizing terms with his behind-the-scenes staff and the appointment is expected to be announced before the weekend.
Carrick could be in the dugout to take charge of the squad against Huddersfield on Saturday.
Boro travel to Wigan Athletic in the Championship on Wednesday night.
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