Newcastle have officially completed the signings of Nottingham Forest youngsters Karl Darlow and Jamaal Lascelles in an impressive double swoop.
The goalkeeper and centre-back will be loaned back to the City Ground for next season to continue their development under new manager Stuart Pearce, but allegedly signed for around £3million apiece, the deal represents wise investment from the Magpies.
It also demonstrates that the Championship is still capable of producing impressive young players, bucking the current Premier League trend of sourcing cheap talent from abroad.
And with that in mind, we at FootballFancast have listed SIX hotshots from the second tier, all young, gifted and bursting with potential, that Newcastle should look to also get their hands on…
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