By The Northern Echo Comment. Ashley Fletcher and Paddy McNair were both teammates during this period, and McNair has since hailed Duncan’s impact when they shared the treatment room while recovering from their respective ACL injuries. Duncan Ian Watmore (born 8 March 1994) is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Championship club Middlesbrough. The man with a record eight promotions in English football on his CV toasted yet another triumph as Duncan Watmore's double gave Middlesbrough victory. [17], On 29 May 2015, Watmore was named the U21 Premier League Player of the Season, after scoring 11 goals in 19 matches in the competition. Middlesbrough vs Swansea City 2-1 | Yan Dhanda,Duncan Watmore Double Goal ⚽⚽ Middlesbrough's Duncan Watmore scores his side's second goal of the game Swansea last won after conceding first at Birmingham City in July. Watmore was a free agent after leaving the Black Cats at the end of last season. It didn't always keep Duncan out of the headlines, though - in March 2017 he was hailed for saving three holidaymakers following a boat crash in Barbados. € * 08.03.1994 in Manchester, England Duncan Watmore struck another double to help Middlesbrough to a 3-0 win over out-of-sorts Millwall at the Riverside. [36] In November 2015, Sunderland forward Jermain Defoe likened Watmore to Gareth Bale, his former Tottenham Hotspur teammate, citing a shared ability of ball control. [34] He scored three goals in 13 appearances for the under-21s from 2015 to 2016. Duncan Watmore, 26, from England Middlesbrough FC, since 2020 Right Winger Market value: €800Th. Watmore only signed until mid-January as a free agent. [30], In August 2015, Watmore was called up to the England under-21 squad for the first time. A blistering spell of form with Alty attracted the attention of a host of clubs higher up the pyramid, and it was Sunderland who won the race to capture Duncan as a 19-year-old in May 2013. Duncan made his league debut for Sunderland in August 2015 and scored a late consolation goal, introduced from the bench in a Premier League match against a Norwich City side including Jonny Howson. [5] He was educated at Cheadle Hulme School. CAN WE HIT 20 LIKES? Neil Warnock expects Duncan Watmore to extend his Middlesbrough stay. Duncan Watmore has signed for the boro, His short loan means he will be with the club till January. [37], Watmore continued studying for a degree in economics and business management after signing for Sunderland, transferring from the University of Manchester to Newcastle University. [6], Watmore started his career at Manchester United, but was released at the age of 12. The 2014/15 campaign was spent mostly with Sunderland’s development team, with Duncan named U21 Premier League Player of the Season after scoring 11 goals in 19 matches. 2. Middlesbrough have signed former Sunderland forward Duncan Watmore on a short-term deal until January. 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