The midfielder played 55 minutes and went close in the first half as Forest secured a narrow 1-0 win against Sheffield Wednesday at the City Ground.
Staying in the Championship, Adam Smith was on the end of an elbow that saw Luke Varney sent off as Millwall beat Leeds 1-0 at the New Den on Sunday. Adam played the full 90 minutes as the Lions made it 10 matches unbeaten.
Danny Rose started again for Sunderland as the Black Cats enjoyed a 3-1 win at Fulham in the Premier League.
In League One, John Bostock maintained his place in Swindon's starting line-up and played 70 minutes in a 4-1 win against Crewe at the County Ground. Swindon are up to third in the table.
Nathan Byrne played the full 90 minutes as Crawley came from behind twice for a 2-2 draw against Walsall.
In League Two, Jordan Archer could do little as Wycombe suffered a 3-1 loss at Northampton Town.
Away from the UK, Bongani Khumalo played a full shift as PAOK suffered a 2-0 defeat against our Europa League opponents Panathinaikos in the Greek Super League. That meant PAOK slipped eight points behind leaders Olympiacos.