Nottingham Forest

The community for Nottingham Forest FC fans!

Current Topics

Views, opinions, criticisms and general football banter. If you've got something to say about Forest then get it off your chest here.

SubjectStarted By
Ownership and the crisis of the clubAndrew
alexis gatesalexisgates
Ben Brereton set to make full Forest debut at home to RotherhamWonder26
Need to be one step a headShell
What does Forest mean to you?jaredpeterspdx

Latest News & Blogs

A selection of the latest NFFC news and blog posts.

Cherries striker Lewis Grabban is reportedly Nottingham Forest's top target CHERRIES striker Lewis Grabban remains Nottingham Forest's number one transfer target, according to reports in the Midlands. The Nottingham Post says Forest boss Aitor Karanka wants to add at least one "proven Championship goalscorer" to his squad.

Nottingham Forest edging ahead of Aston Villa in race for Premier League man Nottingham Forest are moving ahead of Aston Villa as they look to sign goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon from Premier League Watford. The Romanian international spent the second half of the previous campaign on loan at City Ground, impressing with some dominant displays.

Reds arrange Oldham friendly Nottingham Forest can confirm that they will take on Sky Bet League Two side Oldham Athletic in a pre-season friendly.

Exciting midfield talent keen on Nottingham Forest move Nottingham Forest have been handed encouragement in pursuit of Lee Tomlin with the player keen on a return, The Nottingham Post reports. Tomlin wants to return to The City Ground as his future at Cardiff City looks bleak, although he will probably have to settle for a loan move rather than a permanent deal.

4 Patrick Bamford factors Nottingham Forest may think will swing a deal with Middlesbrough What are the factors they think will swing it? Maybe he can. He can do one for Boro too. He could do one for just about every team in the league. Bamford is a technically gifted and intelligent player who has a nice touch and neat movement. He drops into dangerous pockets of space and knits together movement along the front third - and he scores.

Reading and Nottingham Forest hoping to complete transfer deal for 5-goal winger Reading are considering a move for Barrie McKay after his proposed move from Nottingham Forest to Olympiacos stalled, according to The Scottish Sun. McKay is expected to leave Forest this summer after a disappointing first season in England.

Splashing the cash shows Evangelos Marinakis 'trusts' Nottingham Forest boss Aitor Karanka Giving Aitor Karanka that amount of money to spend shows Evangelos Marinakis trusts his judgement; he trusts the manager with his money, trusts him to sign the right players and not waste that cash. Signing Joao Carvalho from Benfica is still a gamble, though, especially at that price.

Nottingham Forest announce third pre-season friendly fixture Nottingham Forest have added a third game to their pre-season schedule, with a friendly against Oldham Athletic. Aitor Karanka's Reds will make the trip to Boundary Park to face the Latics on Saturday, July 21.

'Not Forest standard' - Nottingham Forest fans react to 26-year-old's potential return Aitor Karanka is getting to work this summer in the transfer window, with the Nottingham Forest boss looking to help his side put a disappointing year behind them. Forest struggled to 17th in the Sky Bet Championship last season, with Karanka looking to reshape his squad ahead of the 2018/19 campaign.

Nottingham Forest 'target' Abel Hernandez linked with move back to Italy TuttoCalcio say the Italian outfit are keen on securing his services, joining the likes of Forest, Celtic, Newcastle and Wolves all of whom have been linked with him.

Nottingham Forest aiming to seal deal for 28-year-old Nottingham Forest are closing in on a move for Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback, according to reports. The Chronicle Live report that the 28-year-old is closing in on his widely expected move away from Tyneside, with Forest his preferred destination after a loan spell last season.

Forest linked with Mendes partnership The Championship side are planning a big summer as Aitor Karanka attempts to put his stamp on the City Ground squad and could be given some added help. Mendes has been in the headlines over the last couple of years for his work with Wolves, with a number of his clients signing on at Molineux.

Derby and Nottingham Forest ruled out of hunt for 8-goal ace Derby County and Nottingham Forest have been ruled out of the race to sign Peterborough United winger Marcus Maddison.

Nottingham Forest ruled out of running for Peterborough United ace Marcus Maddison Nottingham Forest are NOT in the running for Peterborough United midfielder Marcus Maddison, according to Posh director of football Barry Fry. Aitor Karanka's Reds were one of a group of clubs previously reported to be interested in Maddison, along with arch-rivals Derby County and Reading.

Championship transfer news as Nottingham Forest want Newcastle United man and Leeds United keeper on his way out Nottingham Forest are keen on signing Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback permanently this summer, according to the Chronicle. The midfielder spent the second half of last season on loan at the City Ground where he made 16 appearances and thoroughly impressed as Forest staved off relegation to finish 17.

'Absolutely garbage': Nottingham Forest fans react to Nelson Oliveira reports Nelson Oliveira has been tipped to join Nottingham Forest again from Championship rivals Norwich City, with Aitor Karanka reportedly keen. Nelson Oliveira appears to be one of most highly-valued strikers in the Championship, having being linked with a big-money move for the third transfer window in succession.

Why Nottingham Forest beginning pre-season training next week could be good news for Newcastle Nottingham Forest are still keen on signing exiled Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback on a permanent deal - and could look to push through a move this week. The Championship outfit return for pre-season training next Monday, and manager Aitor Karanka would like the bulk of his squad in place before their first session.

Nottingham Forest line up another Portuguese attacking talent but Swansea are also keen Nottingham Forest and Swansea City are among the sides interested in signing Goncalo Paciencia, according to reports emerging from Portugal. Portuguese media outlet O Jogo is reporting that a host of clubs are chasing FC Porto striker Paciencia, including Nottingham Forest, who have recently been busy in the Portuguese market.

Nottingham Forest fans react on Twitter to links with Goncalo Paciencia Goncalo Paciencia is said to be on Nottingham Forest's radar, as Aitor Karanka looks for a new striker. Nottingham Forest fans have their doubts over whether Goncalo Paciencia could arrive at the City Ground this summer.

Forget the World Cup, give me Nottingham Forest and the Championship any day! - Reds legend I've watched a bit of the World Cup over the last few days and I have to say, give me the Championship any day! It's all tippy tappy football in Russia. Portugal against Spain was a great game but a lot of the others haven't been particularly exciting to watch.

Report: Nottingham Forest could sign Newcastle's Jack Colback by end of June Premier League outfit Newcastle United could finally sell Jack Colback with Championship giants Nottingham Forest reportedly keen to strike a deal. Jack Colback is closer than ever to leaving Newcastle United at last, according to new reports provided by The Chronicle.

Lee Tomlin's permanent Nottingham Forest move now unlikely after Cardiff City wage increase - reports Nottingham Forest are still keen on Cardiff City midfielder Lee Tomlin, but could well be priced out of a permanent deal. According to Nottinghamshire Live, Reds boss Aitor Karanka is still a big fan of the playmaker, who arrived at the City Ground on a six-month loan spell back in August, in a deal that saw Jamie Ward go the other way.

Nottingham Forest 'going all in' this summer as Karanka considers move for Middlesbrough's Patrick Bamford Nottingham Forest are being bold this summer in a quest to force their way into next season's promotion picture - but one of the key pieces of Aitor Karanka's jigsaw remains the purchase of a striker or two.

Derby County and Nottingham Forest link to Peterborough ace dismissed It had been claimed that the Rams and arch rivals Nottingham Forest were leading the chase to sign Maddison, after Reading apparently ended their pursuit of the 24-year-old. However, Fry says that although two Championship clubs are battling it out for the player's services, Derby and Forest are not currently in the running.

More to Explore

Anyone who supports Nottingham Forest will enjoy our forums, news, blogs, videos, podcasts and much more!

Nottingham Forest Videos

A selection of videos including interviews, match reports, fan reaction and more. Essential viewing for all you Forest fans.

Nottingham Forest Podcasts

Podcasts focused on Nottingham Forest FC. Sit back, relax and listen to the thoughts and opinions of the podcasters.

Nottingham Forest Shop

From replica shirts to signed memorabilia, books to DVD's, there's always a bargain to be had in the Forest marketplace.