Lascelles came through the ranks at Nottingham Forest before making the move to Newcastle in the summer of 2014.
“But not much was fed back to me because I was 18 and concentrating on my job. My Dad wanting it to not affect me or my ego. That was kind of kept away from me.
“They were interested. I am not sure why it didn't happen but they were interested as well. As a kid, there has always been paper talk and speculation."