Reading Football Club News Feed: July 2017

Penalty shootouts: EFL to trial 'ABBA' format in 2017-18

31 July 2017
By BBC Sport

The "ABBA" format for penalty shootouts will be implemented in all English Football League competitions in 2017-18.

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Football League bosses back 'ABBA' penalty kick shake-up

31 July 2017
By Chronicle

ENGLISH Football League (EFL) bosses today announced it will trial the 'ABBA' penalty kick system in some of its competitions.

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Championship 2017-18 preview part one featuring Aston Villa, Barnsley, Birmingham, Bolton, Brentford and Bristol City

31 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The lowdown on some of the teams Royals will be facing this season

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Gibson faces Sunderland disciplinary action over video

31 July 2017
By BBC Sport

Sunderland say Darron Gibson faces a disciplinary process after a video appearing to criticise team-mates appears online.

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Aboubakar Kamara: Fulham sign SC Amiens striker for undisclosed fee

31 July 2017
By BBC Sport

Championship side Fulham sign SC Amiens striker Aboubakar Kamara on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee.

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John Swift signs new FIVE year deal with Reading FC

31 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The midfielder has committed his long-term future to Royals

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John Swift: Reading midfielder signs new five-year contract

31 July 2017
By BBC Sport

Reading midfielder John Swift signs a new five-year contract with the Championship club.

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Reading FC: John Swift pens huge five-year contract with Royals

31 July 2017
By Chronicle

JOHN Swift has signed a bumper five-year contract with Reading FC.

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Ian Holloway: QPR boss 'proud' of Steven Caulker honesty

31 July 2017
By BBC Sport

QPR boss Ian Holloway says he is "proud" of Steven Caulker for talking about his struggles with depression and addiction.

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Jaap Stam confident of Reading FC signings before season opener

31 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' boss has only brought in three players to date so far

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Harry Redknapp: Birmingham set for 'difficult' season without more new signings

31 July 2017
By BBC Sport

Manager Harry Redknapp says Birmingham City are set for a "difficult" season if new players do not arrive this week.

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See if you made the Reading FC fans gallery from the pre-season friendly against Vitesse Arnhem

30 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Several thousand supporters attended the match at Adams Park on Saturday afternoon

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Reading FC player ratings for Vitesse Arnhem loss

30 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals lost 3-2 at Adams Park on Saturday

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Jaap Stam on Reading FC transfer targets, injuries and Vitesse Arnhem reaction

30 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' boss gives his verdict on matters following Saturday's loss

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READING FC: Jaap Stam urges Royals' bosses to lure top targets as club continues to chase Nahki Wells

30 July 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam has urged Reading FC bosses to put their hands in their pockets as he continues to try and strike a deal for long-term target and Huddersfield striker Nahki Wells.

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Three things we learned from Reading FC's defeat by Vitesse Arnhem

29 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals are beaten in their final pre-season friendly

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READING FC: Sam Smith stars as Royals stage late fightback in 3-2 defeat to Vitesse Arnhem

29 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC'S young striker Sam Smith starred as Royals almost staged a sensational second-half fightback as their pre-season ended with a 3-2 defeat against Dutch side Vitesse Arnhem.

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LIVE: Reading FC vs Vitesse Arnhem

29 July 2017
By Chronicle

Live coverage from Adams Park

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First-team coach Steven Reid leaves Reading FC

29 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Irishman had been at Royals for two years

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Why Reading FC's last pre-season game is being played in High Wycombe

28 July 2017
By Nathan Hyde

Reading are going to take on Vitesse Arnhem at Adam's Park on Saturday

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Reading FC: Chris Gunter confident Royals are a better team than last season

28 July 2017
By Chronicle

CHRIS GUNTER believes Reading FC have returned from their pre-season tour in Holland as a better team than last season.

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Can Reading FC mount another promotion push? Have your say in our Championship predictor

28 July 2017
By Nathan Hyde

How you think Jaap Stam's side will perform in the 2017/18 season

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Reading FC: Former Royals midfielder Trevor Mutero helps Highmoor Ibis to victory over Fleet Spurs

28 July 2017
By Chronicle

FORMER Reading FC Academy star Trevor Mutero was on target as Highmoor Ibis defeated Fleet Spurs 2-1 in a friendly at the Rivermoor Stadium on Saturday.

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Reading FC: World Cup winner Luke Southwood signs new deal with Royals

28 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC World Cup winner Luke Southwood has signed a new contract.

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Reading FC: Steven Reid moving 'on to next chapter' following surprise Royals departure

28 July 2017
By Chronicle

STEVEN Reid says he is moving ‘on to the next chapter’ after his surprise departure from Reading FC.

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Danny Loader on being a potential Reading FC star in the making

28 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The 16-year-old academy product was with the first-team squad on their Holland training camp

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The issues Reading FC fans want to see improved at Madejski Stadium

27 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Some of the main areas highlighted by supporters in getreading's survey

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Reading FC Women: Royals duo hoping to help England reach Euro 2017 quarter finals

27 July 2017
By Chronicle

WITH England’s goal-hungry forward line enjoying a Euro 2017 feast, Karen Carney knows she needs to take her chance against Portugal tonight to prove she can become the leader of the Lionesses’ pack once again.

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Reading FC: Huddersfield Town boss confirms Nahki Wells is for sale after Royals are linked with £10m swoop

27 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC have reignited their interest in long-term target Nahki Wells.

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The selection dilemmas facing Jaap Stam for opening game of the season

27 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' manager says he still has decisions to make for the match at QPR on August 5

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Jonathan Low on McCormack to Reading FC rumours, squad strength and transfer dealings

26 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Recap Wednesday's Royals webchat

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READING FC: Jaap Stam to battle Simon Grayson for Ross McCormack's signature

26 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC boss Jaap Stam wants to hijack Sunderland's bid to sign Aston Villa flop Ross McCormack, according to reports.

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Callum Harriott shows a LOT of love for the new Reading FC kit

25 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The injured winger was at the launch of the new strips at Madejski Stadium

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Vote for the best Championship kit for 2017/18

25 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Have your say on which strip for the new season looks the best

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Jaap Stam on the performance and pace of new Reading FC pair

25 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Vito Mannone and Jon Dadi Bodvarsson made their first starts for Royals in Holland

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READING FC: Chris Hughton says Tomer Hemed 'going nowhere' despite Royals' '£4m bid'

25 July 2017
By Chronicle

CHRIS HUGHTON insists Brighton and Hove Albion FC will fight to keep Tomer Hemed at Amex Stadium after 'turning down a £4m bid from Reading FC'.

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Reading FC Women: Holland's Mandy van den Berg hails 'incredible' atmosphere at Women's Euro 2017

25 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC Women star Mandy van den Berg praised the “magical” atmosphere in Rotterdam after helping Netherlands defeat Denmark 1-0 to top their Women’s Euro 2017 group.

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Moments you may have missed from the Reading FC training camp in Holland

24 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

We look back at some the serious and not-so serious things to come out of Royals' stay

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Reading FC: Players set out their goals for 2017/18 Championship campaign before returning from Dutch pre-season tour

24 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC players and staff have been setting their targets for the season during the club’s tour of Holland.

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The strikers Reading FC fans want the club to sign this summer

23 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

We asked supporters who they want to see at Madejski Stadium

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Reading FC fans claim new kit designs are 'definitely a winner' as striking new outfits launched at Madejski Stadium

23 July 2017
By Michael Pearson

The new kits feature an impressive orange away design for the new season

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Reading FC player ratings from the final two friendlies in Holland

23 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

See how the two teams fared in their final outings in the Netherlands

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Take a look at the new Reading FC kit for the 2017/18 campaign

22 July 2017
By Michael Pearson

The Royals have launched their brand new kits for the new season and we take a closer look at the new designs

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READING FC: Kits launched for 2017/18 through virtual reality video

22 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC fans took a trip through virtual reality as the new kits were launched for the 2017/18 season.

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The key information on Cercle Brugge - Reading FC's final opponents in Holland

22 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

All you need to know about Royals' fourth and final opposition in the Netherlands

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Championship transfer gossip sees Leeds linked with Spanish striker and Nottingham Forest seek goalkeeper

22 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Darren Randolph and Kamil Grosicki also feature in the round-up

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Who are Sparta Rotterdam? The lowdown on Reading FC's opponents in Holland

21 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Eredivise side take on Jaap Stam's men on Saturday morning at 10am

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Why Vito Mannone was a bargain for Reading FC

21 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Goalkeeping coach Dave Beasant says Royals have got an absolute steal with the Italian

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Reading FC: Win tickets to Royals v Gillingham in the Carabao Cup

21 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC sponsors Carabao Energy Drink has teamed up with the Reading Chronicle to offer TWO lucky readers the chance to win A PAIR of home tickets to Royals' Carabao Cup first-round clash against Gillingham at Madejski Stadium on Tuesday, August 8.

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Reading FC reveal squad numbers for 2017/18 Championship season

21 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Find out who is wearing what number for the new campaign

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READING FC: Royals linked with swoops for QPR forward Idrissa Sylla and Brighton striker Tomer Hemed

21 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC have today been linked with a swoop for Queens Park Rangers star Idrissa Sylla after he was left out of the club's pre-season trip to Germany.

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Aiden McGeady: Sunderland winger grateful for Simon Grayson input

21 July 2017
By BBC Sport

Sunderland winger Aiden McGeady says linking up with Simon Grayson at Preston last season revived his love of playing.

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Reading FC: Vito Mannone handed No.1 shirt as Royals reveal squad numbers for 2017/18 Championship season

21 July 2017
By Chronicle

NEW signing Vito Mannone will wear the number one shirt after Reading FC revealed their squad numbers for the 2017/18 Championship campaign,

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Reading FC: Royals flop Paolo Hurtado makes permanent move to Portugal in £500,000 switch

21 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

READING FC flop Paolo Hurtado has sealed a permanent move to Portuguese side Vitoria de Guimaraes for a fee of around £500,000.

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READING FC: Four Championship clubs have been linked with Royals star Jordan Obita

21 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC boss Jaap Stam could face a battle to keep soon to be out of contract Jordan Obita at Madejski Stadium, reports suggest.

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Reading FC Women: Fran Kirby hails partnership with Jodie Taylor as England march on in Euro 2017

21 July 2017
By Chronicle

EX-READING FC Women star Fran Kirby has praised her partnership with Jodie Taylor following England’s 6-0 triumph over rivals Scotland in Euro 2017.

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Some of the best snaps from Reading FC training in Holland

20 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' squad have been busy in the Netherlands preparing for the new season

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Reading FC: Vito Mannone must fight for No.1 jersey after signing three-year deal, warns boss Jaap Stam

20 July 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam believes Vito Mannone is the prefect replacement for Ali Al-Habsi – but insists the new Reading FC signing faces a battle for the No.

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New signing out to 'fulfil dreams' and 'live special moments' with Reading FC

20 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Vito Mannone has been speaking about his move to Royals

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How to watch Reading FC's first TV game of the season for FREE

20 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals take on Norwich City at the end of September on Sky Sports

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New Signing Vito Mannone Heads To Holland

20 July 2017
By Hob Nob Anyone?

Reading have signed Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone for two million pounds to replace the outgoing Ali Al Habsi.

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Reading FC Women: Jade Moore plays full 90 minutes as England thump Scotland 6-0 in Euro 2017

20 July 2017
By Chronicle

JODIE Taylor grabbed a hat-trick as England destroyed Scotland in the ‘Battle of Britain’, easing to a dominant win in the Netherlands for a perfect start to their Euro 2017 campaign.

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READING FC: Royals swoop for Swansea attacker Modou Barrow

20 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC are set to announce the signing of Swansea City winger Modou Barrow, today's reports claim.

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Championship transfer gossip sees bid stepped up for Newcastle keeper and Hurtado on the verge of leaving Reading FC

20 July 2017
By Nathan Hyde

Vitria de Guimares look set to sign the winger on a permanent deal

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Reading FC: Striker Dominic Samuel completes move to Blackburn Rovers

19 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC Academy graduate Dominic Samuel has joined League One Blackburn Rovers for an undisclosed fee.

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The verdict on Reading FC's pre-season training camp in Holland so far

19 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

A look at the key points to come from the first half of Royals' tour in the Netherlands

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READING FC: Sunderland accept Royals' bid for Vito Mannone, boss Simon Grayson confirms

19 July 2017
By Chronicle

HIGHLY-rated goalkeeper Vito Mannone will have a medical at Reading FC tomorrow ahead of a £2m switch from Championship rivals Sunderland, Simon Grayson revealed.

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Reading FC Women: Royals ace Mandy van den Berg reflects on 'unreal' Holland victory over Norway in Women's Euro 2017 opener

19 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC Women star Mandy Van den Berg hailed Holland’s victory over Norway in their Women's Euro 2017 opener as the best night of her life.

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Jaap Stam on why he signed Jon Dadi Bodvarsson for Reading FC

19 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Icelandic striker joined Royals on a three-year deal last Friday

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READING FC: Sunderland accept bid for Vito Mannone, boss Simon Grayson confirms

18 July 2017
By Chronicle

HIGHLY rated goalkeeper Vito Mannone will have a medical at Reading FC tomorrow ahead of a £2m switch from Championship rivals Sunderland, Simon Grayson revealed.

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Reading FC: Royals fans brand ticket prices for QPR opener 'a joke'

18 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC fans have heavily criticised the price of tickets for the Championship opener at QPR.

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Reading FC swoop for Fulham goalkeeper David Button, sources reveal

18 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC boss Jaap Stam launched an official bid to bring Fulham shot-stopper David Button to Madejski Stadium, sources close to the player have revealed.

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Fans say Reading FC only have themselves to blame after Stam reveals struggle for signings

18 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Supporters have not taken kindly to the manager's comments about the club's actions this summer

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Liam Moore's advice to Reading FC academy stars on pre-season camp in Holland

17 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The defender says the youngsters have a great chance to prove themselves on the tour

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Reading FC: Royals boss Jaap Stam hails 'productive' weekend after back-to-back friendlies in Holland

17 July 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam reflected on a 'productive' weekend for Reading FC following back-to-back friendly matches in Holland.

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Reading FC: Ali Al-Habsi confirms Royals departure ahead of Al-Hilal switch

17 July 2017
By Chronicle

ALI Al-Habsi has ended his two year spell at Reading FC after joining Saudi Arabian giants Al-Hilal.

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Ali Al Habsi Departure Confirmed

17 July 2017
By Hob Nob Anyone?

Reading will be continuing their hunt for a new goalkeeper after Ali Al Habsi completed his move to Saudi Arabia, where he has signed a three year contract with Al-Hilal.

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Ali Al-Habsi's message to Reading FC fans after ending two-year Royals stay

17 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Omani shotstopper has signed a three-year deal with Al-Hilal

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Good, bad or indifferent? Player ratings from Reading FC's friendlies in Holland

16 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

We rate every player who turned our for Royals in the back-to-back games on Saturday

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New Reading FC signing Jon Dadi Bodvarsson put through his paces in Holland

16 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Icelandic striker linked up with his new teammates on Saturday morning

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Reading FC were powerless to stop Ali Al-Habsi leaving, says Jaap Stam

16 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The 35-year-old is set to sign for Al-Hilal in Saudi Arabia

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Jaap Stam on the freak training ground accident which has sidelined Yann Kermorgant

16 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The French striker will miss the first month of the season at least

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Jaap Stam angry at Championship rivals as Reading FC's search for new players continues

16 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals have been left frustrated in this summer's transfer market

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Five quick talking points as Reading FC lose and draw in back-to-back games in Holland

15 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Jaap Stam will have learned plenty from the two matches on Saturday

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Who are Gençlerbirliği? All you need to know on Reading FC's opponents in the Netherlands

15 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals take on the Turkish side on their pre-season training camp

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Who are KV Kortrijk? The lowdown on Reading FC's opponents in Holland

14 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals take on the Belgian side on Saturday, July 15

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The youngsters Reading FC fans think will make the biggest impression next season

14 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

We break down the end-of-season survey results

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Reading FC: Hull City reject £1.2m bid from Royals for goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic

14 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC are believed to have tabled a seven-figure bid for Hull City goalkeeper Eldin Jakupovic.

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READING FC: Jon Dadi Bodvarsson completes Reading FC move

14 July 2017
By Chronicle

JON Dadi Bodvarsson has completed his highly anticipated move to Reading FC from Wolverhampton Wanderers.

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Reading FC: Royals set to sign towering Icelandic forward from Wolves, reports suggest

14 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC are set to sign wantaway Icelandic international striker Jon Dadi Bodvarsson from Wolverhampton Wanderers, according to reports.

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Follow Reading FC's training camp in the Netherlands with Jonathan Low

13 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Our Royals writer Jonathan Low will be covering the tour in Holland

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Reading FC: Royals discover Checkatrade Trophy opponents

13 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC will compete against Colchester United, Gillingham and Southend United in next season's Checkatrade Trophy.

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Find out fans' top three Reading FC players of the season

13 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Here is part one of our end-of-season results survey including fans' highs and lows from 2016/17

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Reading FC: Paolo Hurtado confirms he is ready to make a decision about his future

13 July 2017
By Chronicle

PAOLO Hurtado is on the verge of making a major announcement about his future as he edges closer to a Reading FC exit.

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Jaap Stam opens up on futures of Reading FC's forgotten men

13 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' manager gives his verdict on several players whose days appear numbered

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Reading FC: Royals invite fans to take part in exclusive 2017/18 kit launch

13 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC fans are being invited to take part in the club's new kit launch.

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Reading FC release details of new kit launch

13 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The event will take place at Madejski Stadium on Saturday, July 22

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The Reading FC squad Jaap Stam is taking to Holland for pre-season trip

12 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

There are a few notable absentees for the outing to the Netherlands

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Reading FC writer Jonathan Low on signings, rumours, young players and striker crisis

12 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Some of the key points from the Royals webchat on Wednesday lunchtime

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Reading FC: Al-Habsi and Samuel pull out of Holland tour, Kermorgant and McCleary recovering from surgery

12 July 2017
By Chronicle

ALI Al-Habsi will not join Reading FC on pre-season tour today and looks set to quit the club.

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Reading FC in striker shortage due to Kermorgant injury blow

12 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Frenchman has undergone hip and groin surgery

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Reading FC pair on verge of quitting club

12 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Ali Al-Habsi and Dominic Samuel will not be taking part in the tour to Holland

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READING FC: Jaap Stam faces striking crisis after leading scorer Yann Kermorgant ruled out following major surgery

12 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC boss Jaap Stam faces a striking crisis after Yann Kermorgant was ruled out of the beginning of next season.

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Jaap Stam questions attitude of some Reading FC players

11 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The manager has hit out at players including Danzell Gravenberch, Yakou Meite and Deniss Rakels

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Reading FC: Danny Loader grabs four-timer as Royals put QPR to the sword in pre-season openers

10 July 2017
By Chronicle

DANNY Loader had a weekend to remember after signing his first professional contract with Reading FC before helping himself to four goals in a pre-season friendly.

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What you need to know about Reading FC transfers, pre-season tour and kit launch

10 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Some of the hot topics among Royals fans

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Reading FC appoint new chief executive to replace Nigel Howe

10 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Ron Gourlay joins the board, with Howe moving position

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Reading FC: Royals confirm appointment of former Chelsea CEO Ron Gourlay

10 July 2017
By Chronicle

RON Gourlay has been appointed chief executive at Reading FC following a boardroom reshuffle.

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READING FC: New owners set to replace Nigel Howe as CEO, according to reports

10 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC are set to replace long-standing chief executive Nigel Howe with former Chelsea FC CEO Ron Gourlay, reports suggest.

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Who is Danny Loader? A quick guide to Reading FC's new starlet

09 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The young striker is catching the headlines, despite only being 16 years old

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Some of the best pictures from Reading FC's opening win of pre-season

09 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals beat QPR twice at Hogwood on Saturday afternoon

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We did all we could to keep Danny Williams, says Jaap Stam

09 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Midfielder Williams ended his four-year stay with Royals this summer

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READING FC: Royals' £8m offer for Nelson Oliveira accepted, sources claim

08 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC could be set to break its record transfer fee after Norwich City accepted a staggering £8m offer for highly-rated striker Nelson Oliveira, according to sources close to the club.

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Three things we learned from Reading FC's opening win of pre-season

08 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals saw off QPR 2-1 at Hogwood on Saturday lunchtime

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Reading FC: Royals reward promising youngsters with professional contracts

08 July 2017
By Chronicle

THE latest crop of talented Reading FC youngsters have signed professional contracts.

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READING FC: Yakou Meite seals season-long loan move away from Royals

07 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC's Yakou Meite has today completed a season-long loan move away from Berkshire, the Chronicle can reveal.

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Wolves goalkeeper Carl Ikeme diagnosed with leukaemia

07 July 2017
By BBC Sport

Messages of support have been flooding in for the 31-year-old player following his diagnosis.

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Reading FC in pictures: Royals step up pre-season training ahead of QPR double header

07 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC kick-off their pre-season campaign with a double header against Queens Park Rangers tomorrow.

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The four Reading FC academy stars to watch this pre-season

07 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Some of the youngsters have been training with the first-team squad at Hogwood

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Reading FC: Jaap Stam admits leaving Royals this summer would have been a huge mistake

07 July 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam admitted leaving Reading FC this summer would have been a huge mistake.

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Jaap Stam reveals the reasons why he wanted to stay at Reading FC

06 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Dutchman signed a new two-year deal earlier this week - amid interest from Ajax, Southampton and Leeds United

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Reading FC: Liam Kelly rewarded by Royals with new three-year deal

06 July 2017
By Chronicle

LIAM Kelly has been rewarded for a stellar season for Reading FC with a new three-year contract.

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Liam Kelly signs new Reading FC deal

06 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The 21-year-old academy product is the latest to extend his stay with Royals

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Reading FC writer Jonathan Low on latest transfers, Jaap Stam, training ground and Holland tour

06 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Recap the lunchtime webchat with Royals fans

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Reading FC: Chris Gunter happy to reject big-money transfer and sign new Royals contract

06 July 2017
By Chronicle

CHRIS Gunter revealed he turned down a pay rise to remain at Reading FC after signing a new three-year deal this week.

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Reading FC: Danny Williams says Jaap Stam created a 'new philosophy' with Royals following switch to Huddersfield Town

06 July 2017
By Chronicle

DANNY Williams described his last year at Reading FC as his best after securing a move to Premier League Huddersfield Town.

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New Preston North End boss Alex Neil says he will work with the existing squad

05 July 2017
By BBC Sport

New Preston North End manager Alex Neil says money to improve the current squad will be spent "wisely".

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Jaap Stam draws up Reading FC keeper shortlist to cope with impending departure of Ali Al-Habsi

05 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Reading FC goalkeeper is nearing a switch to Saudi Arabian side Al-Hilal

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'I want to leave' - Ali Al-Habsi tells Reading FC he wants to exit the club as Jaap Stam eyes Karl Darlow as possible replacement

05 July 2017
By Chronicle

ALI Al-Habsi has told Reading FC he wants to leave the club in order to return closer to his family, Royals' boss Jaap Stam revealed today.

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LIVE: Reading FC boss Jaap Stam's first press conference of the summer

05 July 2017
By Chronicle

Live updates as Jaap Stam speaks to the media for the first time this summer.

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CONFIRMED: Chris Gunter snubs Middlesbrough to sign three-year deal with Reading FC

05 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC's Chris Gunter has shunned interest from rival clubs by putting pen to paper on a new three-year contract.

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Stam Extends Contact As Williams Joins Huddersfield

05 July 2017
By Hob Nob Anyone?

After a year in charge of the Royals, Jaap Stam has signed a new contract that will keep him at the club for a until the summer of 2019.

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Danny Williams' emotional goodbye message to Reading FC fans

05 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The American midfielder signed a two-year deal with Huddersfield Town on Monday

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Reading FC: Danny Williams confirms Royals departure in order to 'follow my dreams'

04 July 2017
By Chronicle

DANNY Williams has confirmed his departure from Reading FC on social media.

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Reading FC: Chris Gunter set to snub Middlesbrough and sign new deal; Danzell Gravenberch joins Belgian club on loan

04 July 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam's Reading FC summer clear-out shows no sign of ending with Danzell Gravenberch joining a Belgian second division club.

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Reading FC: Jaap Stam and Royals management team sign new two-year contracts

04 July 2017
By Chronicle

JAAP Stam has ended speculation over his future by signing a new two-year contract with Reading FC.

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Jaap Stam agrees new Reading FC contract

04 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Dutchman has committed his future to Royals for a further two years

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Royals misfit's future at Reading FC to be decided 'in the coming days'

04 July 2017
By Chronicle

A DECISION on Reading FC misfit Paolo Hurtado's future will be made before the end of the week, sources have revealed.

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READING FC: Another exit imminent as Jake Cooper nears permanent Millwall switch

04 July 2017
By Chronicle

JAKE Cooper looks set to follow the examples of other Reading FC academy stars by leaving Madejski Stadium in search for first-team football.

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READING FC: Middlesbrough boss Garry Monk wants Royals' Chris Gunter in '£1m deal'

04 July 2017
By Chronicle

CHRIS Gunter is on the verge of leaving Reading FC to join Garry Monk's recently relegated Middlesbrough, the Chronicle understands.

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John Terry: Aston Villa newcomer targets promotion

03 July 2017
By BBC Sport

Former Chelsea and England captain John Terry tells BBC Midlands Today that Aston Villa "expect" to win promotion this season.

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Reading FC: Out-of-contract Danny Williams undergoes medical at Huddersfield Town

03 July 2017
By Chronicle

DANNY Williams' Reading FC career appears to be over with reports suggesting he is undergoing a medical at Premier League newboys Huddersfield Town.

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Pelle Clement reveals aims for Reading and why he hopes Jaap Stam will go easy on him

03 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' new Dutch midfielder is eager to get started with his new club

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Reading FC: Novakovich signs new deal before securing loan move; Royals accepted into Checkatrade Trophy

03 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC striker Andrija Novakovich has signed a new two-year contract and will spend next season on loan in Holland.

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Reading FC stars leave fans in suspense over new kit launch

03 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Details of the launch have been kept a close secret

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READING FC: Arab club claims Royals keeper Ali Al-Habsi has joined them on a three-year deal

03 July 2017
By Chronicle

READING FC's player of the season Ali Al-Habsi has emerged as a shock transfer target for Premier League outfit West Bromwich Albion, it has been reported.

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20 of the best pictures as Reading FC return for pre-season training

02 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

Royals' players and staff were in good spirits as they began preparations for the 2017/18 season

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Reading FC Women: Former Royal Fran Kirby hungry for England success as Euros loom

02 July 2017
By Chronicle

AFTER picking up a Women’s Spring Series winners’ medal with Chelsea, Fran Kirby is targeting yet more success this summer with England at the UEFA Women’s Euro 2017.

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Who were the Championship big spenders last season?

02 July 2017
By David Dubas-Fisher-READ

Royals were outside the top 10 of Championship big spenders

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How Reading FC and football fans can watch their team for less on Sky Sports

01 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

New sport specific channels mean football fans could be saving money

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Beerens shows he hasn't lost his touch with fantastic volley in Reading FC training

01 July 2017
By Jonathan Low

The Dutch winger found the net with a fine first-time strike at Hogwood

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Reading FC: Giving up chocolate biscuits helped slimline Liam Moore lose weight for new Championship season

01 July 2017
By Chronicle

LIAM Moore has trimmed down for the new Reading FC campaign - by giving up choccy biccies.

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Reading FC Opinion: Fan Ethan Stacey looks ahead to the new Championship season

01 July 2017
By Chronicle

AFTER a hugely disappointing finish to last season’s campaign, Jaap Stam’s men must pick themselves up, dust themselves down, dry their eyes perhaps and get straight back to the new season.

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