Gary Gardner reacts on Twitter to David Vaughan signing new contract

Gary Gardner

The Aston Villa-owned midfielder is pleased for his Nottingham Forest teammate.

Nottingham Forest midfielder Gary Gardner has taken to social networking site Twitter to express his delight at David Vaughan signing a new contract with the club.

Vaughan has told BBC Radio Nottingham that he has signed a one-year contract extension.

Gardner, who joined Forest from Premier League side Aston Villa on loan in the January transfer window, is happy for the 33-year-old.

Vaughan has scored one goal and created 33 chances in 29 Championship appearances for Forest so far this season.

The 33-year-old midfielder has a pass accuracy 85% and a shot accuracy of 14%, and has won 19 headers, 14 dribbles and 93 tackles.

Meanwhile, Gardner has created five chances in nine Championship matches for the Reds so far this campaign.

The 23-year-old midfielder has a pass accuracy of 83% and a shot accuracy of 25%, and has won 21 headers, three dribbles and 13 tackles.

Forest are 13th in the Championship table at the moment with 45 points from 35 matches.

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