The takeover by a US consortium led by John Jay Moores is imminent at the City Ground meaning whether Montanier is manager or not, there could be funds to spend in the January transfer window after it is completed.
The Reds are currently in a transfer embargo after failing to submit paperwork to the Football League, but this is expected to end once the takeover is done.
There has been plenty of speculation over the future of Philippe Montanier in recent weeks with reports suggesting Gary Rowett could replace him, though whoever is in charge needs to sign some players to help push the club away from the relegation zone.
The East Midlands club sit in 20th position, two points away from the bottom three, and are in desperate need of some new faces and good news at the club to help push them up the table.
So, here are TWO deals that Nottingham Forest should look to complete this week….