Karl Darlow is an English goalkeeper, born on 8th October 1990, who plays for Newcastle United. Darlow started out his career with Nottingham Forest, making his first team debut for the club in 2011. Loans to Newport County and Walsall followed for Darlow, as he remained a backup option for Forest. Having become first choice in 2013-14, Darlow drew interest from Newcastle and signed for the Magpies in summer 2014. The deal saw him agree a long-term contract and spent the 2014-15 campaign on loan back to Forest.