The former Real Madrid man could impress for Forest in the same way Michel Salgado fared for Blackburn Rovers - brilliantly.
The former Liverpool academy director was recently appointed Nottingham Forest's director of football.
The Brentford playmaker is out of contract in the summer.
Nottingham Forest's new Director of Football could make a huge difference behind the scenes.
The new Nottingham Forest director of football signed the now Watford striker for Liverpool.
The pair left Glasgow Rangers a month ago and an Ibrox reunion could be on the cards at Nottingham Forest this summer.
Rangers have been linked with Wilson, who is Southampton's director of scouting and recruitment, in the aftermath of Frank McParland's departure from Ibrox.
Frank McParland could make a swift return to football having left Rangers.
Rangers recruitment chief Frank McParland is reportedly set to quit Ibrox.
Rangers are reportedly keen on Norwich City winger Sergi Canos.