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Brilliant Kelly strike proves to be promotion clincher

6 May 2015

Watch the midfielder's great goal

A stunning strike from midfielder Liam Kelly proved to be the decisive goal as Reading U21s were promoted to Premier League Division One last night.

Kelly's curler, which gave the U21s a well-deserved, 1-0 victory over Aston Villa on Friday, paired with Derby County's goalless draw against West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday evening, means that the Rams can no longer catch the Royals, who occupy the second promotion spot.

Middlesbrough lead the way at the summit of Division Two and, with a couple of league matches remaining, Reading still have an outside chance of beating them to the league title.

Readingfc.co.uk had four cameras in action for the clash with Villa last Friday and, below, fans can watch the brilliant goal from Kelly, which has sent the U21s up.



The U21s' final match of the season against West Bromwich Albion is being played at Madejski Stadium on May 15th, kick-off 7pm, and fans can attend for FREE.

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