Britt Assombalonga scored twice - included one after just 17 seconds - as Nottingham Forest kept their first clean sheet of the season with a well-deserved 2-0 win at Ipswich.
The striker took advantage of horrendous defending from the out-of-sorts home side to grab a goal at the start and end of the first half.
Ipswich threw bodies forward after the interval but struggled to break down a resolute Forest backline, who had come into the game with the second worst defensive record in the Championship.
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Former Arsenal striker Nicklas Bendtner is set for a return to English football after agreeing to join Nottingham Forest, Press Association Sport understands.
Bendtner held talks at the City Ground on Tuesday and has verbally agreed to sign for the Sky Bet Championship club, with the deal set to be announced as early as Wednesday.
The 28-year-old has been a free agent since leaving German side Wolfsburg last season, enabling Forest to sign him outside of the transfer window, which closed last week.
Bendtner will become the 12th new arrival at Forest following the appointment of Philippe Montanier as head coach over the summer.
The Denmark international began his career at Arsenal and had loan spells at Birmingham, Sunderland and Juventus before switching to Wolfsburg in 2014.
Middlesbrough have agreed to end Mustapha Carayol's contact in order to allow the winger to join Nottingham Forest.
Carayol, who has spent time on loan at Leeds and Huddersfield, has signed a two-year deal at the City Ground.
Nottingham Forest have appointed Frenchman Philippe Montanier as their new head coach, the Championship have confirmed.
Former goalkeeper Montanier has previously been in charge at Rennes and Real Sociedad but this will be his first job in England.
Montanier has signed a two-year deal with the club.
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Hull's automatic promotion bid continued to falter as they were held to a second successive home draw and slipped to fourth in the Sky Bet Championship table.
Hull were held 1-1 by Nottingham Forest, the same score as against MK Dons at the KC Stadium on Saturday.
Forest earned new manager Paul Williams a point in his first game in charge since being appointed to replace Dougie Freedman for the remainder of the season.
Forest took a first-half lead through Gary Gardner's rising shot from distance before Sone Aluko slid home a second half equaliser for Hull whose winless run in the Championship extended to four games.
Championship Nottingham Forest have sacked manager Dougie Freedman following their 3-0 defeat to Sheffield Wednesday.
The club have left first-team coach Paul Williams in charge until the end of the season.
They currently lie 14th in the table, 14 points off the Owls who currently occupy the final play-off spot.
Manchester United forward Nick Powell is set to join Championship Nottingham Forest on loan for the rest of the season.
Powell has appeared three times for United this season after recovering from injury but will now spend time at the City Ground.
The former Crewe youngster is out of contract at Old Trafford in the summer and is unlikely to extend his stay.