Nottingham Forest fans poke fun at Newcastle on Twitter after Lascelles performance

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The centre-back, along with goalkeeper Karl Darlow, once again drew the ire of Forest supporters after their side's 4-4 draw with Blackpool.

Not for the first time this season, Nottingham Forest fans have been left a little underwhelmed by Karl Darlow and Jamaal Lascelles.

It is a running theme with the Forest faithful, who more often than not appear exasperated with the duo Newcastle United signed last summer before loaning them back to the City Ground.

On this occasion, Nottingham Forest drew 4-4 with Blackpool. It was a thrilling Championship tie and a desperately poor Blackpool pitch didn't help matters - although it perhaps led to more goals.

But, while the Forest front line were netting goals galore, those behind them were letting Blackpool get away with exactly the same. Chief among the culprits, according to Nottingham Forest fans, was Newcastle defender Lascelles.

The 21-year-old replaced the injured Jack Hobbs during the first half and many supporters expressed their opinion that visiting Forest would have won the game had Hobbs stayed on.

Instead, Newcastle-owned Lascelles and goalkeeper Darlow were involved in the concession of four goals. It might not have been their fault entirely - but Nottingham Forest fans felt the future Magpies stars were all at sea throughout.

And they didn't miss the opportunity to mock Newcastle for signing the pair on Twitter after the game...

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