Goalkeeper Stephen Henderson will fall to third choice in the pecking order if Mark Warburton brings a new number one to Forest.
The former Bolton Wanderers goalkeeper is reportedly catching the interest of Forest, but the Reds don't need the Liverpool man.
The club would be in a much worse position had it not been for players of this character around Trentside.
Out-of-contract Greek goalkeeper Markos Vellidis is currently on trial at The City Ground.
Nottingham Forest suffered a defeat to Barnsley.
Two new faces are poised to arrive at The City Ground.
Reading, Chelsea, QPR, Aston Villa, West Ham, Southampton even Barcelona keepers have had an indifferent start to the season.