Nottingham Forest manager Sabri Lamouchi praised his side for producing their “best performance” of the season but has tempered talk of automatic promotion from the SkyBet Championship.
The City Ground
Stand-in Nottingham Forest captain Ben Watson scored his second City Ground winner in successive matches as Sabri Lamouchi’s side stretched their unbeaten SkyBet Championship run to 10 games with a 1-0 win over Brentford.
Nottingham Forest are still without Michael Dawson for their Championship clash against Brentford.
Sabri Lamouchi wants to see Nottingham Forest make it a perfect week by following up their 3-0 Carabao Cup success over arch-rivals Derby with a third victory in the space of seven days when Preston visit at the weekend.
Sabri Lamouchi claimed victory in his first east midlands derby as Nottingham Forest thumped old rivals Derby 3-0 in the Carabao Cup at the City Ground.
Nottingham Forest boss Sabri Lamouchi will keep changes to a minimum for their Carabao Cup clash with Derby.
Sabri Lamouchi warned his Nottingham Forest side they must learn to control games better after surviving a Carabao Cup scare against Fleetwood.
A moment of brilliance from Tiago Silva helped Nottingham Forest edge past Fleetwood with a 1-0 win at the City Ground in the Carabao Cup.
Nottingham Forest will continue to be without Tendayi Darikwa for their Carabao Cup tie with Sky Bet League One side Fleetwood.