Nottingham Forest defeated Leeds United and raised the possibility of securing an automatic promotion place this season.

The Reds were superb in beating the Whites and on another afternoon the margin of victory could have been even higher.

In the end, goals from Sammy Ameobi and Tyler Walker ensured a 2-0 win and left Sabri Lamouchi purring with delight.

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Forest produced a brilliant performance to bounce back from defeat at Birmingham City last weekend, with each and every player putting in a solid showing.

Leeds and Marcelo Bielsa threw everything at Forest but the defence stood firm and kept the Yorkshiremen at bay.

Next up for the Reds is Charlton on Tuesday night and Lamouchi will know that his team must keep pushing on towards the top two.

Right-back Matty Cash once again showed his qualities with a lung-busting display.

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A newly adopted position for this season, he has excelled throughout the campaign and yesterday he was named as Man of the Match in the stadium.

Following the game, supporters took to Twitter to speak of their delight at the 22-year-old’s latest showing.

Here is a selection of tweets from Forest’s supporters on the back of another impressive showing from Matty Cash:

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