Nottingham Forest have restructured their academy coaching staff ahead of the 2016-17 campaign.Jack Lester, who guided The Reds’ Under 18s to the league title last season, will take charge of the Under 21s.
Gareth Holmes also played a key role with the Under 18s following his arrival at the club last summer and he will manage the side this season, assisted by Jake Wigley.
Key academy coaching roles
Academy manager - Gary Brazil
Under 21s lead coach - Jack Lester
Under 18s lead coach - Gareth Holmes
Under 18s assistant coach - Jake Wigley