The West Ham midfielder made his debut for the club in the competition last season.
The 27-year-old Albanian started all three of his country's group games at Euro 2016 last month.
The Greek international joined Forest earlier this week but has previous English experience.
Leeds have appointed James Beattie as the club's new first-team coach.
Southampton will need reinforcements in attacking areas after losing one of their most productive forwards.
Queens Park Rangers defender Steven Caulker has been linked with Celtic, Newcastle United and West Bromwich Albion.
Steven Fletcher has joined Sheffield Wednesday on a free transfer after leaving Sunderland.
The Italian was never popular with the Leeds United faithful.
The Rangers midfielder believes his former Watford youth teammate will be a good addition to the Gers squad.
The former Senegal star has reignited his war of words with Steven Gerrard and Jamie Carragher.
Newcastle United are looking to utilise the loan market in January.
Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce still hasn't landed any of his top targets in January and the news that Alex Smithies will be staying at QPR doesn't help.
The Peruvian legend is currently a free agent after leaving Al Jazira.
Wolverhampton Wanderers and Brighton & Hove Albion are in competition for Blackburn Rovers winger Ben Marshall.
Barnsley's Adam Hammill talks up Leeds United fixture.
Which would you prefer at Leeds United, Charlie Taylor or Jordan Rhodes?
In some parts of the investment bank, managers have been asked to identify the bottom 20% of performers in preparation for possible cuts.
First HSBC, then UBS - and now reports of yet another top firm mulling a London move.
Aston Villa are trying to sign Jordan Rhodes from Middlesbrough, according to reports.
Newcastle United started three debutants in their FA Cup victory over Birmingham City last night.
JPMorgan is the latest bank to take on financial technology startups, starting a new program to foster these companies in-house as they try to find ways to operate faster, with more security at a lower cost.
UniCredit has appointed French investment banker Jean-Pierre Mustier as its chief executive on Thursday, a choice that is likely to lead to a multi-billion euro capital increase and asset sales to boost the bank's financial strength.
Welcome to this morning's transfer round-up. This edition features 'Manchester City complete deal for Nolito' and 'Another report says Manchester United said very interested in Paul Pogba' plus more, so delve in below.