Impact of five new signingsThe arrival of striker Billy Sharp on loan is Nigel Adkins' fifth acquisition since last season, and is another player of real quality and experience added to the squad.
As well as renewing contacts of key players, the Royals have brought in five players of renowned class - who between them have played over 1400 games of competitive football for club and country.
Sharp could make his debut in this Saturday's game with Birmingham City at Madejski Stadium - tickets are available online at www.readingfcdirect.co.uk or by calling 0844 249 1871.
Get your first glimpse of Sharp in action with the Royals by watching the free video below.
Loads more videos, including Billy's first exclusive chat, are available on Reading FC Player.