Forest - and rivals Derby County - have been linked with the 19-year-old, while a return to Birmingham City has also been mooted.
Despite relegation near misses, the Reds have had some class players strut their stuff on Trentside this decade.
Nottingham Forest are currently in 20th place in the Championship table.
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The defender played his first game since January today.
Hobbs is yet to feature for Nottingham Forest this season.
Leeds United should make a move to Leicester City defender Liam Moore this summer.
Leeds United have reportedly made an enquiry for Nottingham Forest defender Jack Hobbs.
Leeds are targeting Nottingham Forest's Jack Hobbs, who played alongside Sol Bamba at Leicester.
Leeds United have reportedly made an enquiry about Nottingham Forest's Jack Hobbs.