According to Press Association Sport, Nottingham Forest have reached an agreement with Billy Davies for his return as manager.
Davies and his representatives were in negotiations with Forest chairman Fawaz Al-Hasawi yesterday and the club are expected to make an announcement within the next 24 hours.
Billy Davies was dismissed by the Reds' old regime in June 2011.
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