Mark Warburton’s response when asked about Rangers goalkeeper Wes Foderingham

Forest manager Mark Warburton reacts during the Sky Bet Championship match between Cardiff City and Nottingham Forest  at Cardiff City Stadium on April 17, 2017 in Cardiff, Wales.

Could Glasgow Rangers goalkeeper Wes Foderingham end up leaving Ibrox for Nottingham Forest in the summer transfer window?

Nottingham Forest manager Mark Warburton has told The Scottish Sun that he admires Rangers goalkeeper Wes Foderingham.

Foderingham has been on the books of Scottish giants Rangers since the summer of 2015 and has a contract with the Gers until June 2019, according to Transfermarkt.co.uk.

The 26-year-old has established himself as an important player for the Ibrox outfit and is the first-choice goalkeeper for the Scottish Premiership outfit at the moment.

It was Warburton who signed Foderingham for Rangers from Swindon Town when he was in charge of the Glasgow giants.

The Englishman has expressed his admiration of the former Fulham and Crystal Palace prospect, but the Forest manager has refused to give a straight answer when asked if he is interested in signing him in the summer transfer window.

Wes Foderingham of Rangers is seen on arrival at the stadium prior to the Ladbrokes Scottish Premiership match between Rangers and Celtic at Ibrox Stadium on December 31, 2016 in Glasgow,...

“We are very close with one and there may be one more after that,” Warburton told The Scottish Sun when asked about any interest in Foderingham. “We will see.

“He is one of only 49 players we have been linked with this summer, isn’t he? But we signed him at Rangers and I have a lot of respect for him, which started before that, from his time at Swindon.

“He is a Rangers player. I have enormous respect for him, because he is a tremendous keeper. But he is a Rangers player and I do not like to talk about players who are at another club.”

Mark Warburton manager of Nottingham Forest looks on during the pre season friendly match between Nottingham Forest and Burnley at the City Ground on July 29, 2017 in Nottingham, England.

Forest kicked off their 2017-18 Championship campaign with a 1-0 victory over Millwall at the City Ground last week.

Meanwhile, Rangers won 2-1 against Motherwell away from home last weekend in their opening game of the 2017-18 Scottish Premiership season.

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