Since then the teenager has continued to feature in the first-team and impress watching scouts.
Both the Irons and Leicester already have non-league striker links within their ranks, with Michail Antonio formerly a Tooting and Mitcham prospect, while Jamie Vardy worked his way through the ranks having starred for Stocksbridge Park Steels FC.
Cutting it at senior level regardless of the tier at just 17 is a big ask and one that can’t go unnoticed.
In recent times the Irons have made signing talented youngsters part of their modus operandi, and this is another nod towards that.
Reportedly available for free this summer, this would be a no-brainer.