Nottingham Forest owned Jason Cummings sends Instagram message to Derby County's Jack Marriott

Jack Marriott of Peterborough United celebrates after scoring his sides second goal during the Sky Bet League One match between Peterborough United and Northampton Town at ABAX Stadium on...

The Nottingham Forest and Derby County players were teammates - albeit briefly - at Peterborough United.

Jason Cummings of Nottingham Forest shoots at goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Birmingham City and Nottingham Forest at St Andrews (stadium) on November 18, 2017 in...

New Derby County signing Jack Marriott has been urged not to score against Nottingham Forest by an old Peterborough United teammate.

Jason Cummings moved to Peterborough on loan from Nottingham Forest earlier this summer, and is the likely replacement for Derby bound Marriott.

But the pair seem to get on well despite their short time together, with Cummings posting the following message to Marriott on Thursday:


Pleasure to meet this guy @jackmarriott94 just don't score against Forest

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A fee for Marriott was not disclosed by either Peterborough or Derby, although according to Posh chairman Darragh MacAnthony it is 'miles away' from some of the figures being quoted by the media on Wednesday.

Marriott was strongly linked with a move to Nottingham Forest earlier this summer, but the Reds have signed Lewis Grabban and Hilal Soudani instead.

Jack Marriott of Peterborough United during the EFL Checkatrade Trophy Third Round match between Luton Town and Peterborough United at Kenilworth Road on January 9, 2018 in Luton, England.

The 24-year-old scored 33 goals for Peterborough last season - his first full campaign above the fourth tier.

Will the new Derby recruit make Nottingham Forest regret not signing him?

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