The fallout from Leeds signing Rob Green could see Bailey Peacock-Farrell as the big winner.
Leeds United have secured their fourth summer signing, adding veteran stopper Rob Green to their ranks.
The club confirmed the deal on their official website last night, with the goalkeeper joining on a 12 month deal.
What this means for the three goalkeepers at the club who have already made appearances for the Whites, remains to be seen at this early stage.
But the most secure in both the short-term and long-term could be teenage stopper Bailey Peacock-Farrell, who made his debut earlier this year and signed a new contract last month.
While there is a possibility he could be sent out on loan, and Green is merely cover; questions remain for both Ross Turnbull and previous number one Marco Silvestri.
Silvestri has the bigger resale value, and Leeds could potentially net a couple of million if they sell him back to an Italian side.
This would potentially enhance Peacock-Farrell's chance of making it into the first team, if not this season, then next.
Robert Green at QPR
Green has just a one year deal, and while this could be extended, at 36 he does not present the same long term barrier that 25-year-old Marco Silvestri would have done, had the Italian hit form.
Leeds United's Marco Silvestri makes a save
Former England stopper Green also has a mistake in him, and it is possible that despite his experience, Garry Monk is tempted to give Peacock-Farrell a go this season.
While a sustained run in the side would be a big ask for the youngster, he looked capable on his debut last season, and looking ahead to the 2017/18 season more than this one, he could be the biggest winner from Rob Green's arrival this summer.
Former England manager Roy Hodgson and Robert Green durng training