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‘Immense’: Nottingham Forest fans thrilled by Saidy Janko’s debut

15th September 2018, Liberty Stadium, Swansea, Wales; EFL Championship football, Swansea City versus Nottingham Forest; Saidy Janko of Nottingham Forest warms up before the match

Nottingham Forest defender Saidy Janko made his debut at the weekend.


Saidy Janko of Nottingham Forest vies for possession with Decland John of Swansea City during the Sky Bet Championship match between Swansea City and Nottingham Forest at the Liberty...

Saidy Janko made his debut in the draw against Swansea City on Saturday - and some Nottingham Forest fans on Twitter went wild about the quality of his performance.

Aitor Karanka’s side recorded a goalless draw at the Liberty Stadium in the Championship, which means they are 15th in the league table.


Forest gave defender Janko his debut in the match and it was his first opportunity to show his quality since he joined on loan from Porto in the summer.

The 22-year-old right-back caught the eye for his attacking traits throughout the game and looks like he could be a regular feature in the side moving forward.

He showed some great glimpses of link up play with teammate Matty Cash on the right flank and delivered some threatening crosses.

Janko has had a taste of British football with clubs such as Manchester United, Celtic, Bolton Wanderers and Barnsley, but is still yet to really settle anywhere.

The Swiss full-back will be looking to develop his game at the City Ground and the early signs are extremely positive.

Referee Scott Duncan shows Nottingham Forests Saidy Janko a yellow card during the Sky Bet Championship match between Swansea City and Nottingham Forest  at Liberty Stadium on September 15,...

A selection of Forest fans on social media have taken an immediate liking to their loan signing and are impressed by his first outing.

Here is some of the Forest reaction to Janko's display against Swansea:









FC Porto defender Saidy Janko from Switzerland during the Portimonense SC v FC Porto - Pre-Season Friendly match at Estadio Municipal de Portimao on July 17, 2018 in Portimao, Portugal.

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