Date: 24th September 2015 at 3:34pm
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Midfielder Jake Forster-Caskey has made the loan move to fellow Championship side Milton Keynes Dons.

The 21 year old linked up with his new colleagues yesterday but he was cup tied for their six nil loss to Premier League Southampton, and the first game he’s eligible for to make his debut will be their match against Derby County this weekend in front of the television cameras.

Speaking to the Official Site about the month long loan spell, manager Chris Hughton explained.

‘Jake has found first-team opportunities hard to come by this season because of the performances of other players in the team. A young, hungry player like Jake wants and needs to be playing regularly. This move not only gives him that chance, it also keeps him playing in the Championship, so when he returns he will be match sharp and will have gained even more experience at this level. People forget because of how long he has been here that Jake is still young, and he needs to be getting game time for his development and general fitness.’

Having made his debut for Brighton aged only 16 year’s old (our youngest ever player) back at the end of the 2009-10 season, he has made a total of 81 appearances so far for the club, scoring nine times.

Having recently featured for the England Under 21’s in their European Championship qualifier against Norway at the beginning of September, he has also been capped at U20, U18, U17 and U16 levels.

The deal will expire following their game against Queens Park Rangers on October 24th but we do curiously hold a recall clause on him after 28 days.

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