Reading Football Club News Feed: October 2017

Watch Reading FC U23s play Aston Villa for free at Madejski Stadium

22 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Scott Marshall's side are on a five-game unbeaten run going into Monday night's game

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The best pictures of Reading FC fans who made it the trip to Sheffield United

22 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

More than 1,100 witnessed the game at Bramall Lane

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Five things we learned from Reading FC's defeat by Sheffield United

22 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

A closer look into what went wrong for Royals at Bramall Lane

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Jaap Stam on the defeat at Sheffield United, tactics and return of Swift

22 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Reading FC boss attempts to explain the loss at Bramall Lane

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EFL: The player sent off twice and a tale of five Plymouth goalkeepers

21 October 2017
By BBC Sport

BBC Sport looks at the stories from the EFL that you may have missed on Saturday, including a double walk of shame.

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Reading FC fans slam Jaap Stam's tactics after defeat at Sheffield United

21 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royal supporters were not happy after the loss at Bramall Lane

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Sheffield United 2 - 1 Reading FC: Blades condemn Royals to third defeat in four Championship matches

21 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC slumped to their third defeat in four Championship matches after a 2-1 loss at Sheffield United.

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Reading FC striker vents frustration after picking up injury in training

21 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Jon Dadi Bodvarsson misses the game at Sheffield United

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Sky Sports pundit predicts tricky afternoon for Reading FC at Sheffield United

21 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

David Prutton delivers his verdict on the clash at Bramall Lane

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Chance for loyal Royals to meet Reading FC stars at signing session

20 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The event will take place at the Madejski Stadium megastore on Tuesday, October 24

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Stephen Bywater: Burton Albion goalkeeper signs new contract

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Burton keeper Stephen Bywater signs a new contract that will keep him at the Championship club until the summer of 2019.

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Millwall send Blues to first loss under Cotterill

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Birmingham lose for the first time under new boss Steve Cotterill, with two second-half goals giving Millwall victory.

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Reading FC writer Jonathan Low on the team for Sheffield United, Kermorgant and Hugill

20 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Recap some of the main points from Friday's webchat

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Campbell ends Hull's 14-month wait for away win

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Frazier Campbell scores the only goal of the game as Hull City beat Barnsley to seal their first away league win for 14 months.

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Blades keep up pressure by beating Reading

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

First-half goals by Paul Coutts and Billy Sharp give Sheffield United a home win over Jaap Stam's Reading at Bramall Lane.

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Maddison goal gives Norwich derby win

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Norwich extend their unbeaten league run over East Anglian rivals Ipswich to nine games with a win at Portman Road.

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Flying start helps Leeds end bad run at Bristol City

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Leeds end their three-game losing run with an impressive win at Bristol City, who lose for the first time since August.

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Derby ease past 10-man Sheffield Wednesday

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Matej Vydra's early penalty set Derby County on their way to victory over 10-man Sheffield Wednesday.

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Late penalty gives Cardiff victory at Middlesbrough

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Joe Ralls gives Cardiff City victory with a late penalty after Middlesbrough's Adama Traore fouled Nathaniel Mendez-Laing in the box.

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Brentford fight back to deny Sunderland

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Brentford come from 3-1 down at the break to deny struggling Sunderland a third Championship win of the season.

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QPR equalise late to draw with Bolton

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Idrissa Sylla scores a stylish equaliser as QPR deny bottom side Bolton Wanderers a second straight win.

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Wolves stay top with nervy win over Preston

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Championship leaders Wolves hold off a revival by 10-man Preston to earn another home victory at Molineux.

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Cardiff City: Defender Callum Paterson available for first time

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Cardiff City summer signing Callum Paterson is back from a long-term injury in time for the trip to Middlesbrough.

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Terry scores first Villa goal in Fulham win

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Ex-Chelsea captain John Terry scores his first Aston Villa goal to help them beat Fulham and move into the play-off places.

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Nottingham Forest beat lowly Burton

20 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Nottingham Forest claim only their second win in eight matches as Burton fail to score for the fifth straight game.

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Reading FC: Jaap Stam warns Royals must be 'sharp and focussed' for Sheffield United clash at Bramall Lane.

20 October 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam says he is well aware of the tough task facing his Reading FC side when they go to high-flying Sheffield United tomorrow (3pm ko).

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Stam still playing it safe with injured Reading FC pair

20 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Yann Kermorgant and Paul McShane are nearing starts for the first team

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Reading FC: Jaap Stam baffled why Royals have suffered so badly with injuries this season

19 October 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam admits he is baffled why there have been so many injuries at Reading FC this season.

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Reading FC: Fit-again Yann Kermorgant could make long-awaited comeback from injury at Sheffield United

19 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC striker Yann Kermorgant could make his long-awaited injury return at Sheffield United this Saturday – with John Swift and Paul McShane also in the frame (3pm ko).

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Ex-Bolton striker Klasnic has third kidney operation

19 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Former Bolton Wanderers striker Ivan Klasnic has a third kidney operation after a donor is found.

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Jaap Stam delivers verdict on vacant manager role at Leicester City

19 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Reading FC boss had some interesting comments about the position

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Reading FC boss on importance of Yann Kermorgant return after 'promising training' session

19 October 2017
By Nathan Hyde

Jaap Stam is keen to see last season's top scorer return to action

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Nigel Clough: Nottingham Forest job may appeal to Burton boss in future

19 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Burton Albion boss Nigel Clough says he would still consider managing Nottingham Forest at some stage in his career.

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Luke Ayling: Leeds United defender signs new four-year deal

19 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Leeds United defender Luke Ayling signs a new four-year deal with the Championship side.

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Striker eyed by Reading FC this summer could be leaving club

18 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Jordan Hugill was one of a number of strikers linked with Royals over the summer

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Reading FC: Jaap Stam confirms interest in Manchester United's James Wilson but denies link to Leicester City hotseat

18 October 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam confirmed Reading FC were eyeing Manchester United’s James Wilson in the summer and that transfer funds are available to spend in January.

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Work at new Reading FC training ground gets under way

18 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The club will be moving to the site of the former Bearwood golf course in Wokingham

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Former Reading FC manager hits out at club for not giving him more time

18 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Steve Clarke says he should have been given more time at Madejski Stadium

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Watch Reading FC Women in action at Madejski Stadium for free

17 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Catch Royals against London Bees in the Continental Cup

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David Brooks: Sheffield united midfielder signs new four-year contract

17 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Sheffield United's highly-rated midfielder David Brooks signs a new four-year contract at Bramall Lane.

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Reading FC: Chris Gunter reflects on the season so far after captaining Royals to victory at Leeds United

17 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

STAND-IN skipper Chris Gunter offered a frank assessment of the season so far after guiding Reading FC to crucial victory at Leeds United.

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Vito Mannone on why Reading FC can still gain promotion

17 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Italian shotstopper reckons Royals can still mix it at the top of the Championship this season

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Burton Albion make nearly £1.35m profit from first Championship season

17 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Burton make a profit of almost £1.

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A quarter of Reading FC fans thought Stam should be sacked after first 10 games

17 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The results of the fans' survey on the season so far for Royals

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Calum Woods: Preston North End defender signs new contract

16 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Preston North End defender Calum Woods signs a new contract, keeping him at the Championship side until the summer of 2019.

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Leeds United boss says his side deserved more after loss to Reading FC

16 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Thomas Christiansen felt his side earned at least a point from Saturday's game

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Danny Batth: Wolves skipper hails Championship leaders' 'cold-blooded' attack

16 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Wolves captain Danny Batth says the Championship leaders' clinical attack is giving the whole squad confidence.

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Reading FC: Royals Under 23s end Middlesbrough's perfect Premier League 2 start after seven-goal thriller at the Riverside

16 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

READING FC Under 23s ended Middlesbrough’s perfect start to the Premier League 2 season with a nailbiting 4-3 victory at the Riverside.

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Matej Vydra: Derby boss Gary Rowett challenges Rams striker

16 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Derby County manager Gary Rowett wants Matej Vydra to prove he is the best creative striker in the Championship.

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Reading FC: Royals teenager Danny Loader makes history with two goals as England defeat Iraq in Under 17 World Cup

16 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC Academy star Danny Loader scored twice as England defeated Iraq 4-0 to maintain their perfect start to the Under 17 World Cup in India.

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Blades not scared of Championship challenge - Basham

16 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Championship club Sheffield United are not overawed by the prospect of a second successive promotion, says Chris Basham.

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Positivity key to Reading win at Leeds - Stam

16 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Reading manager Jaap Stam says a first league win in six matches was just reward for his players' determination.

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The five talking points on the agenda for Reading FC fans this week

16 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Kicking on, who Stam should play in defence and the striker conundrum are all hot topics for Royals supporters

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Reading FC: Jaap Stam accepts people were right to question his tactics before Saturday's win at Leeds United

16 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC boss Jaap Stam hopes beating Leeds United will help silence their critics.

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Watmore happy at Sunderland return after long injury absence

16 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Sunderland forward Duncan Watmore is happy with his contribution following a first start in 10 months against QPR.

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How Bacuna and van den Berg were key to Reading FC's surprise success at Leeds United

16 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals fan Harry Chafer gives his verdict on Saturday's victory at Elland Road

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Jaap Stam's response to Leeds United fans after boring, boring Reading FC chants

15 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' boss was delighted to silence the supporters at Elland Road

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Five things we learned from Reading FC's impressive win at Leeds United

15 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

A closer look into Royals' victory at Elland Road on Saturday afternoon

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Reading FC: Danny Loader and Jordan Holsgrove among Royals Academy award winners

15 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC Academy’s top performers during 2016/17 have received their awards.

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Jaap Stam on Reading FC's win over Leeds United, Bacuna and the stoppage-time penalty

15 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' boss delivers his verdict on Saturday's fine victory

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EFL: Bolton end long wait for a win, a referee is concussed and other stories you may have missed

14 October 2017
By BBC Sport

An injured referee and Bolton finally taking three points are among five things you may have missed in the EFL.

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Beating Leeds United could kick-start the season, say Reading FC fans after late victory

14 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

A flavour of how Royals fans reacted to Saturday's superb win at Elland Road

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READING FC: Heroic Vito Mannone saves last-gasp penalty as Reading FC secure 1-0 win against Leeds United

14 October 2017
By Chronicle

VITO Mannone cemented his name in Reading FC folklore when he denied a last-gasp penalty to help Royals put their winless woes behind them with a 1-0 win against Leeds United.

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Birmingham City midfielder Maikel Kieftenbeld happy to be playing again

14 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Recalled Birmingham midfielder Maikel Kieftenbeld helps resurgent Blues earn a first win under new boss Steve Cotterill.

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Ex Reading FC boss named as new Kilmarnock manager

14 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Steve Clarke has agreed a deal until the end of the 2019/20 season at Rugby Park

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Leeds United v Reading FC preview including likely teams, odds and referee

14 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

All the key info you need to know ahead of the match at Elland Road

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Aston Villa: Steve Bruce learned from his first game in charge - against Wolves

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce marks the end of his first year in charge with a trip to Wolves, the team he started against.

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Vydra scores after 24 seconds as Derby beat Forest

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Matej Vydra's strike after just 24 seconds sets Derby on their way to beat Nottingham Forest in the East Midlands derby.

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Reading FC: Jaap Stam believes the pressure will be on Leeds United not Reading FC during Elland Road clash

13 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

JAAP Stam insists all the pressure will be on Leeds United tomorrow and not his Reading FC side.

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Late Fulham comeback denies Preston

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Denis Odoi slots in a 96th-minute equaliser as Fulham came from two goals down to draw at home to Preston.

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Boro fight back twice to draw with Barnsley

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Midfielder Cameron McGeehan scores on his home debut for Barnsley as they draw with Middlesbrough at Oakwell.

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Spot-kick failure costs Leeds in Reading defeat

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Reading's Vito Mannone saves a late penalty from Pablo Hernandez as Leeds lose at home for the first time this season.

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Norwich snatch late draw with 10-man Hull

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Nelson Oliveira's 96th-minute equaliser rescues a point for Norwich against Hull after Nouha Dicko's earlier strike.

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Blades level with Cardiff after beating Ipswich

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Sheffield United continue their fine start to the season courtesy of Chris Basham's second-half header against Ipswich.

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Bolton end 640-minute goal drought in first win

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Phil Parkinson's Bolton Wanderers claim their first league win of the season with victory over Sheffield Wednesday.

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Sunderland's wait for home win in 2017 continues

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Aiden McGeady's first goal at the Stadium of Light this season helps Sunderland scrap to a draw against Queens Park Rangers.

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Wolves beat Villa to go top of Championship

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Diogo Jota scores then makes the second for Leo Bonatini as Wolves beat Aston Villa to go top of the Championship.

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Lee Johnson: Bristol City head coach on death threat and being forced to move house

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Bristol City head coach Lee Johnson recalls having to move house during the 2016-17 season amid fans' anger and receiving a death threat.

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Reading FC: Leandro Bacuna admits 'If you don't score goals, you don't win' ahead of Leeds United trip

13 October 2017
By Chronicle

LEANDRO Bacuna admitted there was work to be done on Reading FC’s tactics ahead of two tough clashes away from home.

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Derby v Nottingham Forest: 'Being sacked as a manager is now part of the journey'

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Derby County manager Gary Rowett and Nottingham Forest boss Mark Warburton talk about how to lay roots down at a club, ahead of the East Midlands derby.

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Sawyers scores Brentford winner against Millwall

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Romaine Sawyers' first league goal of the season secures victory for Brentford as Millwall miss a late penalty.

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Ipswich Town raiders had frozen cheesecake fight

13 October 2017
By BBC Sport

The intruders stole giant plasma television screens from inside Ipswich Town's ground, police say.

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What Sky Sports pundits make of the season so far for Reading FC

13 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Chris Kirkland and Sam Parkin have been giving their verdicts on Royals

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Reading FC: Fan Ethan Stacey says Royals are in desperate need of a kick-start

13 October 2017
By Chronicle

THE international break is over and Reading FC get back to Championship football with a tricky trip to Leeds on Saturday.

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Pick your Reading FC team for the game at Leeds United

13 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Select the Royals team you want to see start at Elland Road on Saturday

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Reading FC: Jaap Stam confident Royals will not be intimidated by Leeds United at Elland Road

13 October 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam is confident his Reading FC players will not be intimidated by Leeds United fans during Saturday’s clash at Elland Road (3pm ko).

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Jaap Stam ready for rough reception from Leeds United fans

13 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Reading FC boss is not a favourite of the Leeds faithful

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Reading FC: Jaap Stam insists he is under no pressure from Chinese owners to finish in the top six this season

12 October 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam has revealed he is under no pressure from the Reading FC owners to finish in the top six this season.

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Reading FC injury update as Kermorgant nears return but Obita out for the season

12 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

There is mixed news for Royals fans on the injury front

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'You are not living' - keeper Kirkland on dealing with anxiety

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Former Liverpool and England goalkeeper Chris Kirkland tells BBC Sport about his battle with anxiety.

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Paul Heckingbottom: Barnsley boss given two-match touchline ban

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Barnsley manager Paul Heckingbottom is given a two-match touchline ban by the Football Association.

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Birmingham beat leaders Cardiff in Cotterill's first game

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

New Birmingham boss Steve Cotterill gets off to a winning start as his much-changed side beat Championship leaders Cardiff City.

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Burton hold high-flying Bristol City to draw

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Bristol City miss the chance to go second in the Championship as they are held to a goalless draw at home by Burton.

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Reading FC writer Jonathan Low on Leeds clash, Stam future and left-back role

12 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Reap some of the main points from Thursday's webchat

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Norwich City: Darren Huckerby among departures after staffing review

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Ex-striker Darren Huckerby is among a number of departures at Norwich City after a review into staffing at the club's academy.

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Reading: Jaap Stam prepared for testing Championship match at Leeds United

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Jaap Stam is expecting his Reading side to face a testing challenge at Leeds United in the Championship.

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Tony Xia: Aston Villa chairman fined £4,000 by Football Association

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Aston Villa chairman Tony Xia is fined £4,000 by the Football Association after sending a tweet about referee Jeremy Simpson.

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Reading FC: Injuries worries mount up for Jaap Stam ahead of crunch clash at Leeds United

12 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC boss Jaap Stam is facing a mounting injury problem ahead of Saturday’s trip to Leeds United (3pm ko).

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Aron Gunnarsson: Cardiff boss Neil Warnock hopeful of midfielder's fitness

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Cardiff manager Neil Warnock hopes Aron Gunnarsson will be fit to face Birmingham after leading Iceland to their first World Cup.

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Garry Monk: Middlesbrough manager unconcerned by league position

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Middlesbrough need not be concerned with their league position until the Championship's final weeks, says boss Garry Monk.

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Birmingham City v Cardiff City: Steve Cotterill faces Neil Warnock in first game in charge

12 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Steve Cotterill will be full of respect for opposing manager Neil Warnock in his first game in charge of Birmingham on Friday.

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Former Reading FC striker Hal Robson Kanu wins planning battle after being accused of land grab

12 October 2017
By Nathan Hyde

The Premier League footballer also asked the cash-strapped council to compensate him

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Omar Richards told to grasp chance for Reading FC following Jordan Obita injury

11 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals are short in defence after the news Obita will miss the rest of the season

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Reading: Jordan Obita out for season after anterior cruciate ligament surgery

11 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Reading full-back Jordan Obita will miss the rest of the season following anterior cruciate ligament surgery.

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Massive blow for Reading FC as Jordan Obita is ruled out for the season

11 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' left-back has undergone surgery on a serious knee injury

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BREAKING: Reading FC ace Jordan Obita ruled out for the rest of the season

11 October 2017
By Chronicle

JORDAN Obita will play no further part for Reading FC this season following reconstructive knee surgery.

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Matthew Pike memorial match to be played in Reading in December

10 October 2017
By Nathan Hyde

14-year-old was praised for his bravery during battle with cancer

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Ipswich Town win appeal in battle over police costs

10 October 2017
By BBC Sport

The football club had been in dispute with the Suffolk force over match day costs of up to £500,000.

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Reading FC: Agony and ecstasy for Royals stars in World Cup qualifiers

10 October 2017
By Chronicle

IT WAS a night of mixed World Cup emotions for Reading FC stars with Iceland heading to Russia but Wales missing out.

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Clubs 'risk bankruptcy' by promotion to Premier League

10 October 2017
By BBC Sport

English Football League clubs risk bankruptcy by chasing promotion to the Premier League, financial experts say.

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Leandro Bacuna hails Reading FC manager's 'great tactics' despite miserable start

10 October 2017
By Nathan Hyde

Midfielder insists Jaap Stam's are playing well with Royals hovering just outside relegation zone ten games in

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Why Reading FC defender Liam Moore must keep his cool against Leeds United

09 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Centre-back is nearing a suspension after picking up a yellow against Norwich City

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Reading FC Women 2-2 Birmingham City: Royals denied victory by late Blues equaliser

09 October 2017
By Chronicle

EMILY Westwood’s 94th minute header saw Birmingham City snatch a late point against Reading FC Women at Adams Park.

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Reading: Brian McDermott backs Jaap Stam to put club in promotion contention

09 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Former Reading boss Brian McDermott believes Jaap Stam will pick his side up after a sluggish start to the season.

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Reading FC will be 'no contest' for Leeds United, claims former head coach

09 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Neil Redfearn reckons the Whites are in for an easy afternoon on Saturday

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Watch Jonathan Low, Hugh Fort and Jacob South-Klein discuss Reading FC, Stam and what the future holds

08 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

We ask what's been going wrong and what can be done to put it right

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Reading FC: Royals fan Ethan Stacey looks back on a poor week for Jaap Stam's men

08 October 2017
By Chronicle

OH dear, what a complete and utter mess.

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Bodvarsson issues rallying call to Reading FC teammates

08 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Icelandic striker admits there are no excuses for Royals' poor start to the campaign

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Reading FC: Roy Keane claims head injuries are part and parcel of football after ex-Royals striker Kevin Doyle is forced to retire on medical advice

08 October 2017
By Chronicle

ROY Keane sparked a backlash after claiming head injuries are part of football in the wake of ex-Reading FC striker Kevin Doyle’s retirement.

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Why history suggests promotion could still be on for Reading FC this season

08 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

We've looked at how teams fare in the season after losing a play-off final

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Reading FC offer fans bargain deal to watch Sheffield Wednesday and Barnsley games

07 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The club has announced a two-for-one offer on the fixtures in November

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Reading FC: Liam Moore laughs off rumours suggesting manager Jaap Stam's position is under threat

07 October 2017
By Chronicle

LIAM Moore has shrugged off speculation that Jaap Stam is on the verge of being axed by Reading FC.

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Reading FC: Fans and ex-players pay tribute to Kevin Doyle following striker's retirement due to concussion

07 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC former players and supporters have been paying tribute to Kevin Doyle following his retirement due to persistent headaches.

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How Reading FC will fare against Leeds United, Sheffield United, Middlesbrough, Nottingham Forest and Derby County

07 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals face some tough fixtures before the next international break in November

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Fans given free coach travel for Reading FC clash at Sheffield United

06 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The match at Bramall Lane takes place on Saturday, October 21

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Reading FC Women: Read our preview of Sunday's clash against Birmingham City

06 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC Women return to Adams Park this Sunday searching for their second win of the FA Women's Super League 1 season.

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Reading FC: Check out which Royals players are on international duty ahead of some huge 2018 World Cup qualifiers

06 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC duo Chris Gunter and Dave Edwards will be attempting to send Wales closer to the 2018 World Cup in the coming days.

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Nobody instructed to sell Bolton, says Anderson

06 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Chairman Ken Anderson says nobody has been instructed to sell Bolton Wanderers, but adds he would talk to potential investors.

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Byron Webster: Millwall defender suffers cruciate ligament injury

06 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Millwall defender Byron Webster could miss the rest of the season after having surgery on a cruciate ligament injury.

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Aden Flint: Player of the month was not expecting to play in September for Bristol City

06 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Championship player of the month Aden Flint was not expecting to play for Bristol City in September after nearly leaving the club.

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Reading FC: Joey van den Berg admits Royals keep 'falling into traps' and must cut out 'stupid mistakes'

06 October 2017
By Chronicle

JOEY van den Berg urged his Reading FC teammates to buck up their ideas and stop making “stupid” mistakes.

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Bodvarsson wants Iceland success to help kick-start his Reading FC career

06 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The striker has been a bit-part figure in Royals' season to date

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The eight Reading FC stars on international duty in the next week

05 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

A number of Royals are representing their countries over the next week

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Forest striker McDonagh joins Tranmere on loan

05 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Tranmere Rovers sign striker Gerry McDonagh from Championship side Nottingham Forest on a short-term loan.

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Reading FC writer Jonathan Low on giving Stam time, Kermorgant return and the decision to sell Samuel

05 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Recap some of the main points from this week's webchat

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Daniel Farke: Norwich City belief in head coach never changed, says sporting director

05 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Norwich sporting director Stuart Webber says the club's belief in boss Daniel Farke never changed despite a poor start.

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Reading FC: Ex-Royals shareholder could be trying to buy arch rivals Oxford United

05 October 2017
By Chronicle

AN ex-Reading FC shareholder could be trying to buy bitter rivals Oxford United.

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How Reading FC's start compares with the past decade

05 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals have made a very sluggish start to the 2017/18 campaign

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Reading FC shirts raise almost £4,000 for charity

04 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Chris Gunter's jersey fetches the most amount of money in the poppy shirt auction

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Rico Henry: Brentford defender suffers 'significant' knee injury

04 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Brentford left-back Rico Henry faces a long spell out because of a "significant" knee injury which requires surgery.

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Reading FC game picked for live TV coverage

04 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals will take on Cardiff City on a Monday night in December

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Reading FC: Under 18s secure first victory as Ethan Coleman grabs late winner against Spurs

04 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC toppled Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 at Hogwood Park for their first win of the Under 18 Premier League season.

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Reading FC: Scott Marshall's Under 21s edged out by Southend United

04 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC Under 21s were beaten 1-0 at Southend United in the Checkatrade Trophy last night.

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Reading FC fans pay tribute to Kevin Doyle after retirement announcement

04 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The former Ireland striker scored 56 goals in more than 150 games for Royals

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Bristol City's O'Neil to have hamstring surgery

04 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Bristol City midfielder Gary O'Neil will undergo surgery on a recurring hamstring injury which could keep him out for three months.

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Take part in our Reading FC survey on the season to date

04 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

We want your views on Royals' 2017/18 campaign so far

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'We've stopped a significant number of people buying clubs'

03 October 2017
By BBC Sport

The EFL's ownership test has prevented a "quite significant" number of people from buying clubs, says its chief executive Shaun Harvey.

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Reading FC legends to star at association dinner

03 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Trevor Senior and Jamie Cureton will be at the Tilehurst British Legion club on Thursday

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Reading FC Women: Royals secure first league win of season with impressive victory over Liverpool

03 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC Women got their Women’s Super League 1 season up and running with a memorable 3-0 away win against Liverpool Ladies.

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Leeds United defender an early doubt for Reading FC clash

03 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Pontus Jansson has been ruled out of Sweden's two games in the international break

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Non League Day 2017: Use our match finder tool to find a local football fixture

03 October 2017
By Tom Canning-READ

It might be the international break, but there's plenty of football going on further down the English football pyramid

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Chris Gunter speaks of his pride at collecting Wales player of the year award

03 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Reading teammate Dave Edwards also picked up an award

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Reading FC: Chris Gunter crowned Wales Player of the Year as he closes in on Neville Southall's all-time appearance record

03 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC defender Chris Gunter has been crowned Wales Player of the Year – ending Gareth Bale’s four-year reign.

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See how the players Reading FC have loaned out are doing at their new clubs

03 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

A closer look at how Royals' six stars are doing this season away from the Mad Stad

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Reading FC: Great news for Royals fans as club lays on FREE coach travel to Sheffield United

02 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC are laying on free coach travel for fans to their Championship clash at Sheffield United.

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Owls goalkeeper Westwood to miss Republic of Ireland games

02 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Keiren Westwood is ruled out of the World Cup qualifiers against Moldova and Wales with a rib injury.

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READING FC: Liam Moore insists 'frustrated' Royals will turn bad results around

02 October 2017
By Chronicle

LIAM Moore admitted frustration has started to build in the Reading FC dressing room - but said the squad will stick together to escape their winless rut.

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New manager Cotterill 'battle-hardened' for Blues

02 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Steve Cotterill says he is "battle-hardened" for tough jobs after starting work as Birmingham City manager.

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Shaun Williams: Millwall midfielder out for three months with knee injury

02 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Millwall midfielder Shaun Williams will be sidelined until January with a knee injury.

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Reading manager Jaap Stam defends his position following poor run of form

02 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Reading manager Jaap Stam defends his position following a run of six games in all competitions without a win.

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READING FC: Jon Dadi Bodvarsson airs his frustration after starting line-up axe

02 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC striker Jon Dadi Bodvarsson admitted he is resigned to showing what he can do from the bench after being axed from Royals’ starting line-up in recent weeks.

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Jaap Stam: Reading boss believes he is best man for the job despite poor run

02 October 2017
By BBC Sport

Reading boss Jaap Stam believes he is the best man for the job despite a run of six games without a win.

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Joy for Slutsky, Wolves and Hooper but a weekend to forget for Stam, Parkinson and Burton in the Championship

02 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

The big winners and losers from the latest round of games in the Championship

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READING FC: Jon Dadi Bodvarsson airs his frustration after starting line-up axe

01 October 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC striker Jon Dadi Bodvarsson admitted he is resigned to showing what he can do in a short period of time after being axed from Royals’ starting line-up in recent weeks.

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First Half Goal But Still No Points

01 October 2017
By Hob Nob Anyone?

Reading's dismal start to the season continued today with another home defeat against an in-form City who chalked up their fourth successive away win.

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Reading FC fan gallery from the clash with Norwich City at Madejski Stadium

01 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

It was a fairly low crowd for the encounter on Saturday evening

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Five things we learned from Reading FC's defeat by Norwich City

01 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

We take a closer look into the disappointing loss to the Canaries

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Jaap Stam on Reading FC's defeat by Norwich City, handling pressure and injury latest

01 October 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' boss gives his verdict on the Saturday's loss against the Canaries

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