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"I feel a lot of love - I'm very happy to join Reading"

20 Hours ago

Nélson Oliveira is excited at the prospect at working under compatriot, José Gomes for the remainder of the season - believing his style of play aligns with that of the Royals boss.

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Marshall pleased with U23 response to early setback

22 January 2019

On paper, a 5-1 win against Colchester United for the Royals’ Under-23s looks like a comprehensive way to keep up a perfect record in their Premier League Cup group. But on the night in Woking, it...

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"We need to take the positives from the second half"

21 January 2019

Leandro Bacuna says the Royals rued a tough start to the match as Derby County ran out 2-1 winners against Reading on Saturday.

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"It was unfortunate we didn't get something"

20 January 2019

Sone Aluko says the Royals showed character in their second half showing against Derby, but need to translate that level of performance over the course of 90 minutes.

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“We suffered because of how we started – we must play our way”

19 January 2019

“The big lesson from this game is that we must – it is not an option – we must play all of our games like we train, no matter the name of the opponent,” said José Gomes as he reflected on defeat to...

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Yiadom | “We need to play with the same intensity”

18 January 2019

Andy Yiadom has called for more of the same from his Reading teammates as the Royals gear up for another demanding fixture in the Sky Bet Championship this weekend.

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“The supporters deserve our maximum effort”

17 January 2019

A great result last time out against Nottingham Forest – Royals boss José Gomes is keen to make it back-to-back wins against their East Midland rivals Derby County when we visit Pride Park this...

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José | "The club is more important than any individual"

14 January 2019

A first win in the bag and a pleased José Gomes was asked after the 2-0 triumph if three points demonstrate that the players are playing for him and his coaching staff.

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"We showed character - we kept our heads"

14 January 2019

John Swift says the Royals showed plenty of fight and intensity to overcome Nottingham Forest on Saturday afternoon.

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Gomes | "An important step in the war we have ahead of us"

12 January 2019

The taste of victory is sweet for manager José Gomes. And he was delighted that the players and supporters got a flavour of success this afternoon.

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Jaakkola | "We can turn it around and get the results we need"

11 January 2019

Anssi Jaakkola described how tough the training schedule for the Royals has been this week, with José Gomes able to coach the squad for a week-long match build-up for the first time.

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Gomes | “We must transfer good training sessions into the game”

11 January 2019

“It was important to have a full week with the players and to get to know each other better. They are really working very well.” That was José Gomes’ verdict as his first full, clear week of...

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