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Gozie Ugwu

3 July 2013

12 Goals

Oxford born striker with an eye for goal who progressed through the Royals Academy to sign a professional contract in June 2011.

Despite finding his 2010/11 campaign disrupted by injury, Gozie still found the net on five occasions at under 18 level and made his first breakthrough into the reserve team.

Celebrated his contract by scoring against Eastleigh in our opening game of pre-season for the 2011/12 season.

Played for Ebbsfleet on-loan in the 2011/12 season, scoring four goals in nine appearances.

Signed a six-month loan at Yeovil in summer 2012, having also inked a new contract at Madejski Stadium before gaining experience at Plymouth on loan in early 2013

Returned to Berkshire in March 2013 to progress with the under-21s, and scored on his return - grabbing a late winner away at Stoke City.

Was the star man in our first Barclays U21 Premier League game of the 2013/14 season, scoring twice in a 4-2 win over Newcastle United at Madejski Stadium.

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