Nottingham Forest have confirmed the appointment of Stuart Pearce as their new manager from July 1
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Nottingham Forest were denied the chance to blow the Sky Bet Championship promotion race wide open as Riyad Mahrez earned 10-man Leicester a point with a late goal as a drama-filled east midlands derby ended 2-2.
Billy Davies' hosts fought from going a goal down to Jamie Vardy's 29th-minute strike to take a 2-1 lead through a thumping header from Jamie Paterson and an Andy Reid penalty just before the break.
Nigel Pearson's league leaders were far from beaten however and, despite being a man light following Paul Konchesky's 60th-minute red card, snatched a 2-2 draw late on when Mahrez fired home amid a goalmouth scramble after Karl Darlow had saved Kevin Phillips' penalty.
Sheffield United manager Nigel Clough was disappointed with some Sheffield United fans after his team beat Nottingham Forest to set up a potential FA Cup sixth round tie against Sheffield Wednesday.
Textbook tin-foil Cup, there.