Cunningham joins Forest on loan from Manchester City

Greg Cunningham
Cunningham made 13 appearances for Leicester City last season

Nottingham Forest have signed Manchester City defender Greg Cunningham on an emergency loan.

The 20-year-old Republic of Ireland international can operate at left-back and on the left-hand side of midfield.

Cunningham, who had a loan spell with Leicester City last season, will stay with the Reds until 31 December.

The defender joined Manchester City from Galway in 2007 and has since made five league and cup appearances for the Premier League side.