Date: 3rd March 2020 at 5:50pm
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Following Nottingham Forest’s 2-2 draw at relegation-threatened Middlesbrough on Monday night, Forest fans have been discussing their side’s distinct lack of January transfer activity, as well as the below-par performances of Adama Diakhaby.

Diakhaby, who arrived at Forest from Huddersfield Town on a loan deal this January, has so far underwhelmed during his time at the club, failing to either score or provide an assist in his eight league appearances for the Reds.

The same could be said about Diakhaby earlier in the season, when the 23-year-old was still at parent club Huddersfield, with the former French U21 international once again failing to score in 18 Championship appearances for the Terriers.

However, Forest fans appear to have reached the end of their patience with the winger following a truly dreadful substitute performance in the club’s 2-2 draw with Middlesbrough on Monday night, in which Diakhaby spurned a glorious chance to win the game for Forest, and received a WhoScored match rating of just 5.78.

One fan even called him the new Andre Silenzi, who failed to score in his 16 appearances for Forest.

What do we think?

To say that Adama Diakhaby’s signing was a gamble that hasn’t paid off is somewhat of an understatement.

The Frenchman has averaged a terrible 6.21 WhoScored match rating over his eight appearances for the club, registering just 0.9 shots, 0.4 key passes and 0.4 dribbles per game so far.

In fact, the £5.4 million-rated man’s highest registered stat is his average of bad touches, at 1.5 per game.