Nottingham Forest boss Billy Davies has hearing delayed

Billy Davies

Nottingham Forest boss Billy Davies' hearing for the appeal against part of his improper conduct charge has been delayed for personal reasons.

He received a five-match touchline ban after admitting an FA charge of using abusive and/or insulting words and/or behaviour towards ref Anthony Taylor in February's draw with Leicester.

But he denied a charge of deliberately making contact with Taylor.

The hearing had been scheduled to take place on Wednesday.

The 49-year-old served the first two matches of his ban before returning to the touchline for Saturday's 0-0 draw with Doncaster after lodging his appeal against the second charge with the FA.