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Managers of Reading FC

Below is a list of our permanent first-team managers.

1920 Harry Marshall
1920-22 Jack Smith  
1923-25 Arthur Chadwick 
1925-26 Harold Bray 
1926-31 Angus Wylie 
1931-35 Joe Smith 
1935-39 Billy Butler 
1939 Johnny Cochrane 
1939-47 Joe Edelston 
1947-52 Ted Drake
1952-55 Arthur Smith 
1955-63 Harry Johnston 
1963-69  Roy Bentley 
1969-71  Jack Mansell 
1972-77  Charlie Hurley 
1977-84  Maurice Evans 
1984-89  Ian Branfoot 
1989-91  Ian Porterfield 
1991-94 Mark McGhee 
1995-97 Jimmy Quinn & Mick Gooding 
1997-98  Terry Bullivant
1998-99 Tommy Burns 
1999-03  Alan Pardew
2003-09 Steve Coppell 
2009 Brendan Rodgers 
2009-13  Brian McDermott 
2013-14  Nigel Adkins 
2014-15  Steve Clarke 
2015-16  Brian McDermott 
2016-present Jaap Stam