Hull City are interested in Newcastle United goalkeeper Fraser Forster.

The Evening Chronicle says Forster is wanted on loan by former Newcastle United assistant manager Nigel Pearson, currently on a recruitment drive ahead of a big season for the Tigers.

Alan Pardew has also insisted he wants the pre-season programme period to assess his goalkeeping situation.

However, with Tim Krul currently Holland's No 1, some observers feel there is a case to start the season with the man from the Hague.

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