Forest Forum News
Manager Steve Cooper will definitely miss Dean Henderson – the keeper has not been allowed to play since he was part of a loan move from United and also picked up a thigh injury.
New striker Chris Wood, signed on loan from Newcastle United, is a cup-tied player who has already played in matches for Picas. Another of Forest’s new arrivals Danilo is available but Ryan Yates was withdrawn last season due to illness at Bournemouth.
Taiwo Awoniyi has joined Omar Richards, Moussa Niakhate, Giulian Biancone and Cheikhou Kouyate in the sidelines, although a new update is expected on the injury list at the club.
Jesse Lingard returned to fitness after coming on as a substitute in our league game at Old Trafford on December 27, and was on the bench at the weekend.
Loic Mbe Soh signed for Guingamp on loan on Monday.