Nottingham Forest have terminated the contract of manager Billy Davies with immediate effect.

The former Preston and Derby manager was unable to secure promotion to the Premier League in last season's npower Championship play-offs, falling to a 3-1 aggregate defeat to eventual winners Swansea.

The club have also confirmed on their official website that they are talking to former England boss Steve McClaren about the vacancy.

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#Championship
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#Swansea City
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