Nottingham Forest v Bristol City: Match Gallery

The return of Martin O'Neill to the City Ground did not go as planned as Nottingham Forest lost 1-0 to Bristol City in the new manager's first match in charge.

Saturday, 19th January 2019, 8:51 pm
Updated Saturday, 19th January 2019, 9:09 pm
Nottingham Forest midfielder Jack Colbeck gets fired up.
Nottingham Forest midfielder Jack Colbeck gets fired up.

Photographer Jez Tighe captured the action on a nostalgic afternoon for the Reds, who slipped to 12th place in the Championship.

Martin O'Neill acknowledges the crowd at the City Ground.

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Martin O'Neill passes on his instructions from the touchline.
Nottingham Forest midfielder Adlene Guedioura.
Jack Colbeck in the thick of the action during the match between Nottingham Forest and Bristol City at The City Ground.
Nottingham Forest midfielder Jack Colbeck.
Martin O'Neill on the touchline during the match.
Nottingham Forest forward Lewis Grabban.
Nottingham Forest forward Daryl Murphy.
Goal mouth action during the match between Nottingham Forest and Bristol City.
Nottingham Forest midfielder Ben Osborn.
Nottingham Forest forward Lewis Grabban.
Nottingham Forest defender Yohan Benalouane.
Martin O'Neill on his return to matchday action at the City Ground.
Nottingham Forest forward Daryl Murphy.
Nottingham Forest defender Yohan Benalouane.