The winger has been out on loan at Burton Albion.
The former Villa youngster scored a sensational goal.
The Northern Ireland international was a boyhood Aston Villa fan and player.
Players from Leicester City and Stoke City heavily contribute to the Midlands team of the weekend, which also includes Burton Albion's man-of the-match and an emerging fan favourite at Aston Villa.
The Northern Ireland international headed out on loan this summer.
The winger joined Burton Albion on loan before the international break.
Oliver Burke left Nottingham Forest to join RB Leipzig, while Jamie Ward moved to Burton Albion on a season-long loan deal.
From former England centre-forwards to prodigious full-backs, there was no shortage of astute signings in the Championship on deadline day.
HITC Sport understands Burton close in on Nottingham Forest attacker.
Leeds United, Brighton and Hove Albion, Birmingham City and Queens Park Rangers are all keen on the 30-year-old.
Nottingham Forest signed Matt Mills, Jamie Ward, Daniel Pinillos, Kyle Ebecilio, Chris O’Grady, Ryan Mendes, Nelson Oliveira and Jonathan Williams in the summer transfer window.
Derby County and Nottingham Forest fans had their say on Twitter following the announcement Jamie Ward would be calling the City Ground home next season.
FIFA 15 is officially released on Friday, here we can detail the overall player ratings for Steve McClaren's Derby County.