The clubs eventually agreed on a season-long loan deal, which has infuriated Boro fans.
Many were confused as to why a player who was nearly ever present last term was loaned out.
Both Leicester and the Saints did make offers for Spence, but they may not have been able to offer him as much game time as Forest.
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