Stuart Pearce: "Im still chatting with Nottingham Forest"

Former Nottingham Forest captain Stuart Pearce has confirmed he is still in talks with the club about becoming their new manager.

It follows Billy Davies' sacking last month.

Will Stuart Pearce make a return to the City Ground? Credit: Chris Radburn/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Pearce, who played at Forest for 12 years, turned down the job last week, but it now appears he may have made a u-turn.

He told talkSPORT: "I'm still chatting with Nottingham Forest. That will continue. That's the best I can say at the moment."

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