The former Villa striker believes club captain Gabriel Agbonlahor and defenders Micah Richards and Joleon Lescott must be amongst the first exits.
The Forest boss previously worked at Brentford.
Dimitri Payet has played 30 times for West Ham United so far this season.
Sunderland scouts have been watching the Austrian international team recently.
The Whites' striker has been handed the punishment for an incident involving Fulham's Fernando Amorebieta in February.
The La Liga club recently parted company with boss Gary Neville, but Quique Sanchez Flores has ruled out a return to his former club.
The Tottenham Hotspur attacker has been side-lined for much of the campaign.
Liverpool could be desperate to get Balotelli off their books in the summer.
The Sunderland midfielder will not play again this season.
It is thought that sacked Swansea City manager Garry Monk would have no qualms over taking on the huge task at Villa Park.
Celtic's Leigh Griffiths has been an unused sub for three straight games.
Celtic have been repeatedly linked with a move for Hibernian midfielder McGinn.
Aston Villa fans are eager to see Crystal Palace forward Christian Benteke brought back to Villa Park.
Everton are currently without Yannick Bolasie, Seamus Coleman and Ross Barkley.
Brendan Rodgers’s Celtic have been linked with Manchester City youngster Phil Foden in the January transfer window.
Cardiff City want to sign West Ham striker Diafra Sakho - but Championship rivals Leeds United are also in the market for a striker.
Good news on the bonus front - kind of.
Tottenham Hotspur will face off against Juventus in the next stage of the Champions League.
Derk Boerrigter endured a torrid time at Celtic.
Juventus star predicts tough Champions League tie with Tottenham.
Deutsche Bank’s Michael Schoell, a senior trader of distressed debt, has left to join hedge-fund firm King Street Capital Management, people familiar with the move said.
State Street agreed to buy General Electric’s asset management unit for as much as $485m in cash to expand alternative investments such as private equity and real estate.
Standard Chartered is closing its office in Geneva, the global center of the commodity-trading industry, in Chief Executive Officer Bill Winters’s latest move to slash the lender’s exposure to the oil, gas and agricultural industries.