“Gifted, humble, hard working” – Academy manager on Rinomhota impact11 May 2019
What better example of what heights can be reached from the Reading Academy than by being named Player of the Season?
“It was something that I could have only dreamt of”8 May 2019
A career that spanned over 20 years, involving 803 games and a plethora of winners’ medals, came to an end on Sunday when John O’Shea hung up his boots for the final time.
Rinomhota pleased to join prestigious list7 May 2019
It’s official – Andy Rinomhota received more votes than anyone else and became our 2018-19 Fans’ Player of the Season.
Liam Moore on a 'brilliant' final-day atmosphere6 May 2019
Liam Moore lauded the Reading support on a celebratory day in RG2 - with the Royals having secured survival prior to their goalless draw against Birmingham on Sunday.
"It was a very nice football party for the fans"5 May 2019
It ended with a clean sheet and a point. But our final game of the season more importantly showed glimpses of what some of our players, including five Academy graduates, were capable when the pressure...
"Every time I put the shirt on, I want to do my best"4 May 2019
Josh Barrett expressed his delight at earning senior league minutes for the Royals, having come off the bench at Middlesbrough last weekend.
José | “Let’s enjoy the football”2 May 2019
It has been a tense time to be a Royals supporter – but you rose to the challenge and helped us to safety with a game to spare.
“A fantastic career” – José on O’Shea’s retirement1 May 2019
After our season ends on Sunday, defender John O’Shea hangs up his boots on a remarkable playing career, which has spanned 20 years and seen a haul of winners’ medals come his way.
"We gave all our energy and all our love and now we are working as a family"30 April 2019
The Beatles famously suggested, "All you need is love, love is all you need." Lennon, McCartney, Harrison and Starr's lyrics were echoed by Royals boss José Gomes after safety was mathematically...
José | "Danny deserved his goal"29 April 2019
José Gomes was keen to praise our younger Royals involved in the squad on Saturday, but highlighting the work of Danny Loader after his spectacular first senior goal at the Riverside.
Loader | “There was only one thing on my mind!”28 April 2019
A prolific goalscorer for our Under-23s, Danny Loader now has his maiden first-team goal too. And what a way to score it – rolling past a two-time Premier League winner and lashing an unstoppable shot...