Nottingham Forest star Keinan Davis upset the Birmingham fans yesterday with the Aston Villa owned player opening the score. After the game, Gabriel Agbonlahor sent him a message on Instagram to thank him.

The former Villa talisman is the all-time leading goalscorer in the Premier League era. As a boyhood Villa fan as well, he naturally doesn’t particularly like Birmingham.

Davis scored his goal after just five minutes yesterday. He upset the Blues fans to the point where they threw flares onto the field of play in the direction of the Forest star.

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The 24-year-old has been a revelation since checking in on Trentside. He has now scored five goals and registered two assists with his latest goal his sweetest.

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Davis showed brute strength to skip past Nico Gordon and then smashed an unstoppable effort into the Birmingham net.

Forest will undoubtedly be asking Villa about the striker’s availability in the summer. He’s loving life on Trentside and surely he’d welcome the chance of a permanent deal.

Steven Gerrard has raved about him previously but he is some way down the pecking order at Villa Park. Danny Ings and Ollie Watkins rotate the striker duties in the current setup.

What has Agbonlahor said to Forest man Davis?

The pundit has heaped praise on Davis for his heroics in downing the Blues.

Cleary, he found it quite amusing that a player on Villa’s books scored and silenced the Blues faithful.

Davis will be keen to continue repaying the faith shown in him by Steve Cooper.

Forest are in the mix for promotion and with Davis showcasing unreal strength, you wouldn’t bet against the Reds playing Premier League football nexgt season.

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