“We’ll play teams in the Championship who aren’t as good!”21 July 2018
Royals boss Paul Clement was pleased with what came out of Friday evening’s fixture when Reading earned a 0-0 friendly draw with Rubin Kazan.
Moore: “Things are starting to click”20 July 2018
The pre-season programme is taking on a nice shape; there is a zip about the way the Royals are beginning to play their football. Tonight they take on Rubin Kazan in the second of two pre-season...
Halabi | "They're putting the work in"20 July 2018
Assistant Manager Karl Halabi has been paying extra special attention to the numbers in pre-season as he and his team prepare the squad physically for the challenge of the Championship that begins in...
Sone | Pre-season is tough but you have to enjoy it!19 July 2018
Two assists for winger Sone Aluko helped the Royals seal a fine comeback against Beşiktaş earlier this week and the winger is confident the team are getting fitter and fitter as the pre-season stay in...
Sparky pleased to get off the mark19 July 2018
It hasn’t taken Mark McNulty too long to notch his first goal in Reading colours after joining the club from Coventry.
Jón Daði: “It’s great to be back!”18 July 2018
Jón Daði Böðvarsson linked up with the Royals once again on Wednesday morning, having been part of Iceland’s World Cup adventure this summer.
Meite happy with pre-season progress18 July 2018
Yakou Méïte says he is happy with how his pre-season is progressing, having played a part in every friendly so far with the Royals.
"We grabbed the opportunity and went for it!"18 July 2018
“I’m really pleased with the defensive effort, with the shape of the team – and we’ll win games in the Championship playing like that, no question.”
Gunter looking to take prep into match action17 July 2018
Royals defender Chris Gunter is looking forward to putting practice into action against Beşiktaş on Tuesday evening, when the two sides meet for a friendly fixture in Graz.
Andy: “Games like this get you ready for the test”17 July 2018
Beşiktaş are our first opponents in Austria this evening – and the prospect of continental opposition is an exciting one for Andy Rinomhota.
“Playing top opposition is what we want!”17 July 2018
Reading playmaker John Swift can’t wait to get into action against Beşiktaş on Tuesday – a chance to put the work on the training ground into action against a top-level opponent.