Forest beaten but safe

17 April 2012 09:56
The Reds just failed to stop Reading's promotion party but can celebrate themselves after securing their Championship status

A late goal from Leigertwood sparked scenes of jubilation at the Madejski Stadium but Forest pushed their hosts all the way, creating the best of the chances.

Coventry's home defeat at the hands of Millwall made the final result academic from the Reds' point of view and Steve Cotterill can say job done, with his brief of keeping them up fulfilled.

Full match report and reaction to come on Forest Mad.