Cup offers opportunity to build winning rhythm, says Stam19 Hours ago
We’re back at it again in midweek – Millwall offer the next test in the Carabao Cup, with a place in the hat for the third round on offer to the winner from our Madejski Stadium meeting this Tuesday.
Stam: “We allowed them to play to their strengths”19 August 2017
“We didn’t deserve to win today in how we played and what we brought to the game,” said Jaap Stam after a 1-0 reverse at the hands of Preston North End. “Too slow – and we weren’t good enough on the ball, and we didn’t win second balls either.
Bacuna: Royals will learn from Preston loss19 August 2017
Royals debutant Leandro Bacuna says the Royals will continue to work hard to improve following a narrow 1-0 defeat at Preston North End on Saturday afternoon.
Jaap pleased with hard-working depth of Royals squad18 August 2017
Jaap Stam has praised the quality he has at his disposal throughout the Royals squad ahead of Saturday's encounter against Preston North End at Deepdale.
Joey and Mo on Preston challenge17 August 2017
Joey van den Berg and Mo Barrow are both expecting a tough proposition away at Preston North End on Saturday afternoon.
Jaap determined for more points at Preston17 August 2017
Jaap Stam says his team are determined to come away from Preston North End with all three points this weekend.
Jaap happy with early development from goalscorer Mo16 August 2017
Royals boss Jaap Stam was pleased to see recent arrival Mo Barrow get onto the scoresheet for Reading for the first time in our win over Aston Villa – and backed him to keep contributing goals as the season progresses.
Barrow on first goal: "It feels unbelievable"16 August 2017
Mo Barrow revealed his delight in opening his goalscoring account as a Royal in our 2-1 victory over Aston Villa on Tuesday night.
“In the way that we played, we fully deserved it!”15 August 2017
Over two-thirds of the possession, some scything football and limiting their visitors in their opportunities… it was a good night at Madejski Stadium for Reading as Aston Villa were seen off by a 2-1 scoreline.
Jaap aiming for a strong performance against Villa14 August 2017
Jaap Stam believes his squad can perform well against an experienced Aston Villa side at Madejski Stadium on Tuesday night.
Swift wary of experienced Villa side14 August 2017
John Swift says he and his Reading team-mates are expecting another tough match at Madejski Stadium on Tuesday night, with Aston Villa the visitors in the Championship.