Jack Colback set for deadline day exit at Newcastle as Henri Saivet completes loan move

Jack Colback's in talks over a deadline day move away from Newcastle United.

Wednesday, 31st January 2018, 10:32 am
Updated Wednesday, 31st January 2018, 5:35 pm
Jack Colback

The midfielder is understood to be in talks with Championship club Nottingham Forest, now managed by Aitor Karanka.

It is unclear if the discussions are over a loan or a permanent move.

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The 28-year-old has been training at Newcastle's Academy since last summer after being told by Rafa Benitez he was not in his plans.

Colback, signed on a free transfer in 2014 after his Sunderland contract expired, has played a handful of games for United's Under-23 side this season.

Meanwhile, United midfielder Henri Saivet has joined Sivasspor on loan until the end of the season after undergoing a medical at the Turkish club.