🔗 “There’s a good connection between the players – we’re moving in the right direction, together”28 September 2020
Our win in Cardiff, the third straight victory of the league campaign since the opening day, required all sorts of qualities from the Royals. Skill and incisiveness to get two goals ahead, and the...
💬 Pauno | "Composure at critical times coupled with warrior spirit"26 September 2020
Nine points from a possible nine. And the Royals boss was rightly delighted with his team's spirit that saw them over the line in Cardiff this afternoon...
💬 “We create a plan and prepare the players”24 September 2020
Two wins from two and the Royals are high in confidence. But Cardiff City bounced back from an opening day defeat to win on the road at Nottingham Forest last weekend so will be in good spirits for...
📻 Leine on BBC Woman’s Hour23 September 2020
Reading FC Women’s Kristine Leine spoke on BBC Radio 4’s Woman’s Hour about the influx of oversees players to the Barclay’s FA Women’s Super League.
🗨️ "I'm calm, composed on the ball, but I also love defending...putting my body on the line"23 September 2020
The sun began to go down, the lights on the Madejski Stadium pitch flickered into action and the ink on Lewis Gibson's contract dried. The Everton defender had signed for the Royals on loan until the...
🗣 “Team comes first… but out of that, we get individual performances”22 September 2020
A special moment in the career of Michael Olise… his cracking half-volley against Barnsley was the first goal in his fledgling career.
🚀 "I'm trying to repay the faith the manager has in me"21 September 2020
"What a strike" yelped the commentator as Michael Olise swung a left leg at a half-cleared corner to score his first goal in professional football from all of 25 yards!
💬 Pauno | "We were patient and we found a way to score and win"19 September 2020
Two games. Two wins. Nine man Barnsley didn't make it easy though!
🗨️ Bruton | “It was a long time coming”18 September 2020
Reading FC Women striker Lauren Bruton has given her thoughts on returning to action for the Royals after being side-lined with a long-term injury, as well as scoring on her first start for the side...
🗨️ "We want to win games and build momentum. Saturday is our next opportunity."17 September 2020
After two Carabao Cup games at the Madejski and an impressive league win on the road at Derby last weekend, our first home league game of the campaign comes this weekend. And Pauno can't wait!
🗨️ "A good night for the Academy and, personally, I'm relishing the challenge"16 September 2020
Tom Holmes made his first Royals start for more than two years last night in a Carabao Cup clash against Luton Town and the Academy graduate defender was amongst eight other Academy products who...
💬 "We lost the match, but we won a lot of positives"15 September 2020
A cup run is over but the Royals boss was focusing on the positives he and his team are taking from a tie that saw us give minutes to nine Academy graduates and still take a much more experienced...
💪 “This was a good start, but we want much more.”14 September 2020
Five goals scored and just one conceded so far. A cup win and three league points in the bank.
🗨️ Chambers | “It was important we bounce back”14 September 2020
Reading FC Women manager Kelly Chambers gives her thoughts on an impressive 3-1 win against Aston Villa in RG2 and three well-earned points.
💬 "Today I saw the team I want to have. I saw the potential. But this is only the beginning."12 September 2020
Two wins from two and three points on the road at Derby this afternoon. A clean sheet to add to the result too - but the performance was perhaps the most exciting aspect of our trip to Pride Park...