With David Vaughan aged 34 and Chris Cohen strucky by injuries in recent seasons, Nottingham Forest's attempts to sign Fulham's Kevin McDonald make sense.
The 34-year-old midfielder signed a new deal with Forest, keeping him at the club until 2018.
The 34-year-old former Wales international has agreed a 12 month extension with Nottingham Forest.
Nottingham Forest and Queens Park Rangers may be a few midfielders short in the summer - so Birmingham City's David Davis could be the ideal addition.
The midfielder is approaching his 300th appearance in all competitions for the Reds, but is a shadow of his former self.
There was a mass furore the last time the Reds tried to sign the 32-year-old.
The midfield duo were in superb form as Nottingham Forest impressed away at Preston North End.
Mark Warburton needs players he can trust at Nottingham Forest and the 34-year-old certainly falls into that category.
Nottingham Forest have a number of players on permanent contracts that are set to expire this summer.
The Reds have had a turbulent ride so far, but there have been silver linings.