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Your Be Wiser Player of the Month: Omar Richards!

Academy graduate wins fan vote for February

9 March 2018

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Young Academy graduate Omar Richards is your Be Wiser Player of the Month for February!

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The full-back, who turned 20 while on the mid-season training camp in Spain last month, won the vote of Reading supporters to take home the Be Wiser Player of the Month award for the very first time.

He only played twice in February, but managed to score in both matches from left-back - his first ever senior goals!

Richards also contributed with a game-defining goal-line block against Nottingham Forest that secured a point for the Royals at the City Ground.

The impression the youngster made last month was clear to see, which earned him the award for February!

Watch the video above and hear from the man himself...

2017/18 Be Wiser Player of the Month winners:

August 2017: Liam Kelly

September 2017: Liam Moore
October 2017: Leandro Bacuna
November 2017: Mo Barrow
December 2017: Mo Barrow 
January 2018: Jón Daði Böðvarsson
February 2018: Omar Richards

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