Nottingham Forest prevailed in the East Midlands derby yesterday as Steve Cooper men won 2-1 at the City Ground.

Goals from Lewis Grabban and Brennan Johnson ensure the Brian Clough Trophy remained on Trentside for at least another season.

Forest were brilliant in the second half. They produced a display that showcased exactly why come the end of the season they might just find themselves in the play-offs.

Forest Grabban
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Grabban now has 13 goals for the season. He has been in fine form and on his day is absolutely considered as one of the top strikers in the league.

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His goal yesterday typified his style of play and ultimately Forest are a worse team without their captain fantastic.

Grabban is out of contract in the summer and Forest fans will be hoping that he stays at the City Ground.

His goals have proved priceless to the Reds this season and a 20-goal haul looks to be on the cards once more.

Grabban was the hero of the hour for Forest yesterday and naturally, fans have been buzzing about his heroics in the Garibaldi.

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It’s fair to say that Grabban is a popular figure on Trentside. He is scoring goals and perhaps, more importantly, he has a smile on his face.

Forest Grabban
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The striker is geared for 20 goals once again. As a result, Forest really have to try and keep him for at least another year.

He was certainly in the good books of supporters yesterday and here we looked at what supporters were saying on Twitter about his performance.

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