Skip to main content Skip to site footer

News Archive

Player

Academy

Gylfi makes Royals Academy history with World Cup goal!

27 June 2018

Since our Academy was set up in the summer of 1999, we have had success stories in abundance. The latest one came on Tuesday evening, when Icelandic midfielder Gylfi Sigurðsson became our first...

Read full article

Club News

Böðvarsson and Iceland bow out of World Cup

27 June 2018

Iceland's first ever appearance at a World Cup ended in defeat on Tuesday night, with Croatia taking a 2-1 win over Jón Daði Böðvarsson and his countrymen in Group D.

Read full article

Match Previews

Day of reckoning for Jón Daði and Iceland at the World Cup

26 June 2018

Familiar foes await Jón Daði Böðvarsson and Iceland, as they have one last chance to make it to the last 16 of the World Cup.

Read full article

Club News

Böðvarsson starts at the World Cup

22 June 2018

For the first time since 2006, we've had a Royal representing their country at the World Cup!

Read full article

Club News

Nigeria up next for Jón Daði’s countrymen

21 June 2018

The first fixture went about as well as Iceland could have possibly hoped… even the most partisan Icelanders wouldn’t have expected more than a point against two-time world champions Argentina!

Read full article

Club News

Iceland’s historic draw marks incredible World Cup start…

18 June 2018

Royals striker Jón Daði Böðvarsson was on the bench at the Spartak Stadium on Saturday – one of the best seats in the house to witness Iceland’s spectacular 1-1 draw against a star-studded Argentina...

Read full article

Club News

Böðvarsson and Iceland preparing to meet Messi et al…

15 June 2018

History will be made this Saturday as an Iceland squad featuring Jón Daði Böðvarsson play the first World Cup fixture in their history… what better way to start than by meeting two-time winners...

Read full article

Club News

Isco, ter Stegen, Mendy… Böðvarsson! Wearing 2️⃣2️⃣ at the World Cup

15 June 2018

Whatever your nationality, we’re sure that all Royals supporters will have a soft spot for Iceland at this summer’s World Cup in Russia, thanks to Jón Daði Böðvarsson’s involvement!

Read full article

Club News

🏆 Take our Royals World Cup quiz!

14 June 2018

Several players to have worn the blue and white hoops of Reading have also featured on the biggest stage... at the World Cup!

Read full article

Club News

Two Royals face off in a friendly

8 June 2018

Jón Daði Böðvarsson and Iceland finalised their World Cup preparations with a friendly against Ghana on Thursday night, with Böðvarsson facing off against new signing, Andy Yiadom!

Read full article

Club News

Jon Dadi features in Iceland's penultimate World Cup warm-up

4 June 2018

Royals striker Jon Dadi Bodvarsson started in Iceland's penultimate warm-up friendly ahead of the start of the World Cup in Russia at the weekend.

Read full article

Club News

Yiadom impresses in Black Stars victory!

31 May 2018

Ghana are not bound for Russia this summer, but Andy Yiadom - set to become Reading's newest acquisition at the start of July - played a full part in his country's 2-0 friendly win over Japan...

Read full article

View more