Brentford have made one change from the side beaten 1-0 at Sheffield United with Nico Yennaris replacing Ryan Woods.
The Bees midfielder misses the game for personal reasons with his partner expecting a baby.
John Egan has been named as captain for the contest with Harlee Dean returning to the bench after missing the game through suspension.
West Ham target Jota has been named in the starting XI for the contest against the Tricky Trees.
Nottingham Forest have looked to mix it up with former Brentford boss Mark Warburton looking at a system that has three at the back.
Brentford: Bentley, Dalsgaard, Egan, Bjelland, Henry, Yennaris, McEachran, Mokotjo, Jota, Vibe, Jozefzoon.
Substitutes: Daniels, Colin, Dean, Maupay, Watkins, Sawyers, Barbet.
Nottingham Forest; Smith, Mancienne, Mills, Murphy, McKay, Osborn, Clough, Vaughan, Dankwa, Bouchalakis, Worrall.
Substitutes: Evtimov, Lichaj, Traore, Brereton, Carayol, Dowell, Cummings.