The Nottingham Forest head coach looks set to be on his way out of the City Ground.
Nottingham Forest were dumped out of the FA Cup by Wigan this afternoon.
A late Barnsley strike left Nottingham Forest with their fourth successive Championship defeat, with many a furious fan to boot.
The Nottingham Forest boss insists his midfield star is staying.
The Portuguese winger scored a brilliant goal for Forest against Huddersfield Town.
The defender played his first game since January today.
Nottingham Forest look set to dump their three-man defensive system as they prepare for their Championship clash with Wolverhampton Wanderers.
John Jay Moores had been expected to replace Montanier once he completed his takeover at Nottingham Forest but that may now not be the case.
Nottingham Forest remain 16th in the Championship following the draw at the City Ground.
The Frenchman is already considering his options for the transfer window.
Nottingham Forest have struggled in the Championship so far this season.
Some fans are ready to call time on Philippe Montanier's spell as Nottingham Forest boss.
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