Date: 15th July 2019 at 6:26pm
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The clear out at the City Ground looks set to claim another victim, although this one isn’t one of the elder statesmen.

Twenty-four-year-old Ben Osborn, who has scored 16 goals in his 230 appearances in the Garibaldi, is on the verge of completing a move to Premier League side Sheffield United. Osborn has been a regular for Forest since he made his first appearance for the side in the latter stages of the 2013/14 season.

It’s never nice to see a player you like leave, especially after they’ve been with you for so long. When that bid comes in from a team in the division above you though, it takes some of the sting away, because you know it’s not just for the money, there’s an element of progression in there as well.

So when the news came through that the deal was that much closer to being completed, Nottingham Forest fans took to Twitter to express their, I suppose the best word is acceptance that the deal is about to be completed.

Although there was one fan who was less than happy to see the move go through, insisting that it’s only acceptable if they get a reasonable fee out of it…

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