• Squad Review: Where does Karanka need to focus his summer shopping?

    An air of positivity continues to build at Nottingham Forest as new owners enter their second year of stewardship. Manager Aitor Karanka will be looking forward to his first pre-season preparations with the Reds ahead of their first full campaign together. The boss will need to show elements of...
  • Karanka will try to give youngsters their chance once Forest are completely safe

    Nottingham Forest manager Aitor Karanka says he will try to give new academy players a chance to play in the first team once the Reds are completely safe in the table. Speaking ahead of Tuesday night’s meeting with play-off-chasing Brentford, Karanka confirmed his interest in seeing fringe players out...
  • Karanka welcomes international experience for Forest youngsters

    Nottingham Forest manager Aitor Karanka and midfielder Jack Colback both spoke about the experience that the club’s younger first team stars – who had this week been with England’s youth set-ups – would earn whilst on international duty. Academy products Joe Worrall, Ben Brereton, and Everton loanee Kieran Dowell...
  • “The battle for places is on” says Osborn, as Karanka looks to bring “loving feeling” home

    “The battle for places is on”, according to Ben Osborn, who recently spoke about competition amid the Forest ranks ahead of Birmingham City’s visit to a snowy City Ground. The midfielder-turn-left-back says he and his teammates are “desperate” for Saturday’s game to go ahead, as heavy snowfall draws question...
  • Worrall chooses to focus on Cup game over transfer links

    Joe Worrall was insistent that his future remains at the City Ground, as he revealed his long term ambitions at Forest’s pre-Hull press conference this week. The Reds travel up north to face a Nigel Adkins side that are winless in seven league games, but continuing a steadfast record...
  • Who should start in Forest’s opening game?

    With a successful pre-season done a dusted, now all we can do is sit anxiously speculating about what Marinakis, Warburton, and his players will deliver for the campaign ahead. With it being a matter of days until the new season kicks off, Impact’s resident Forest fans Nick and Tom...
  • Mark Warburton: a wise choice for Forest?

    In a move that epitomises the erratic nature of Al-Hawasi’s reign at the City Ground, Mark Warburton was recently appointed as manager of Forest, despite Fawaz having recently given the role to Gary Brazil until the end of the season. Is this decision one of the knee jerk reactions...