"He will give the manager an option that he has not had for some time. The strikers that Forest have all boast great qualities.
"But what none of them have is any kind of physical presence. Adebola will give them that, because he has strength and size on his side and is a better player than he's given credit for."
Adebola, out of contract at Bristol City, is expected to decide on his future in the next few weeks.