If the Reds are to stay in the Championship this season, they need to improve - and fast.
Nottingham Forest won against Brighton & Hove Albion in the Championship on Saturday afternoon.
The highly talented 20-year-old has not featured once for Forest's caretaker boss.
The versatile midfielder has found himself filling gaps as a right wing back this season.
The Portuguese winger scored a brilliant goal for Forest against Huddersfield Town.
Nottingham Forest's Hildeberto Pereira has commented on his future.
Nottingham Forest manager Philippe Montanier is likely to keep faith with a back three for the Championship encounter with Queens Park Rangers this weekend.
Nottingham Forest will be without Matt Mills and Hildeberto Pereira for the Championship encounter with Cardiff City.
Here are the top tackling teams so far in this season's Championship - Nottingham Forest, Leeds United and Aston Villa all make the top five.
We predict Nottingham Forest's starters against Blackburn Rovers, a side who go into tonight's encounter without a goal in their last three Championship games.