Defender who made his professional debut for Nottingham Forest in 2012, also spending time with Stevenage on loan. In 2014, he joined Newcastle United and has also served as their captain.
He played youth soccer for Nottingham Forest.
He played for England's under-18 team in 2011.
He was born in Derby, England.
Winger Jamie Paterson became his teammate on Nottingham Forest in 2013.