Revealed: 76% of polled Nottingham Forest fans want to sign free agent Philipp Wollscheid

Nottingham Forest are enjoying a very good season under former Middlesbrough boss Aitor Karanka, and, heading into Boxing Day, they sat just outside the play-off positions with promotion in their sights

They also possess one of the best defences in the league, with their record of 23 goals conceded in their first 23 games of the season making their backline the third best in the Championship at the time of writing.

32-year-old Daniel Fox has been a key feature of their success alongside Michael Hefele, but behind them, the likes of 35-year-old Michael Dawson is the only player available for backup alongside summer signing Tobias Figueiredo – they could do with a reinforcement or two in that area.

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As a result of that, we asked Forest fans if they think the club should make a move to lure former Stoke defender and current free agent Philipp Wollscheid to the City Ground to bolster their defence.

A staggering 76% of those who voted said that they would like to see the German arrive at the club, as shown by the results below…