Forest v Derby - big match quotes

"It is still strange going back there, and there are mixed emotions to a certain degree, but all we want is a point or three for Derby on Saturday." - Nigel Clough, speaking to his club's official website.

"They are really important points up for grabs for us and it is a massive game and if we can win that, it can kick-start a run.

"It would be a massive boost for us all if we win." - Forest defender Joel Lynch, quoted in the Nottingham Evening Post.

"Kris is extremely dangerous if we can get the ball to him.

"He is working harder now than he has been, working more for the team and working with Rob, which is important." - Clough outlines the threat of in-form partnership Kris Commons and Rob Hulse to the Reds.

"What we've got at the moment is young lads leading young lads and for me the balance is not right." - Billy Davies outlines the need for new signings to the official Forest website.