💬 “Things have to change, it’s needed. And I’m determined to help this club build and take it forward”24 July 2020
The season has come to its conclusion. But with a line drawn under a protracted and topsy-turvy 2019-20 campaign, the coming weeks and months are already being mapped out to bring about change that...
💬 Bowen | "I won't have a day off...there is a lot of work to be done"22 July 2020
A red card, some questionable refereeing decisions, five goals but a home defeat at the hands of a Swansea City side who made the top six at the very last moment. But post-match it was time to focus...
🗯️ Bowen calling on squad to show the right mentality in final fixture21 July 2020
Reading boss Mark Bowen is keen that his team show the right kind of spirit and attitude when this long campaign finally ends on Wednesday evening against Swansea City.
🗨️ "Our inconsistency in the game encapsulated what we have been like all season"18 July 2020
The entertainment of a seven-goal encounter on our last away day of the season did not sweeten the bitter pill of defeat for Royals boss Mark Bowen at Ewood Park this afternoon.
🗨️ Bowen | “We’ll put demands on players to go and get a result!”16 July 2020
On a return to Ewood Park in the role of Royals boss, Mark Bowen is keen that his team ends their away campaign for 2019-20 on a winning note.
💬 "We took our eye off the ball and it cost us"14 July 2020
Three clean sheets, seven points from a possible nine and an early lead at home to Middlesbrough - but Neil Warnock's Teessiders battled back to scrap a victory at Madejski Stadium this evening.
🗯️ Boss Bowen keen to ignite home form against Boro14 July 2020
Three games remain this season – two at Madejski Stadium, and one on the road.
💬 Bowen | "We showed our resolve, determination and heart"11 July 2020
Another clean sheet, another away win and three very hard -earned points to take us a little closer to a top half finish. Royals boss Mark Bowen was pleased with his side's showing at The Valley.
❔ “They’ll ask questions of us!” Boss previews Charlton challenge9 July 2020
Is there a more-used cliché than ‘there’s no easy games in the Championship?’
💬 "We missed that little spark in the final third"7 July 2020
A 5-0 win away from home was always going to difficult to follow and the Royals missed the quality they demonstrated in attack at Kenilworth Road but battled out a point in a goalless battle with...
🗨️ "We have to strive for consistency over the final five!"6 July 2020
5-0 victories are not easy to come by. And four goals coming from one player in a match is even more unique. So the question ahead of Tuesday night's meeting with Huddersfield will be in which...
💬 "We had to be proactive in everything we did today...and that's what we got"4 July 2020
Five changes. Five goals. Royals boss Mark Bowen asked his team to be positive and play on the front foot at Luton this afternoon and they did exactly what was asked of them. And more.
🗣️ "We have to be fully prepared for Luton... and we will be"3 July 2020
After a deflating defeat in midweek against Brentford, boss Mark Bowen wants a reaction at Luton Town from the squad which he selects.
🗯️ “We didn’t lay a glove on them all night”30 June 2020
Royals boss Mark Bowen couldn't hide his disappointment after a thoroughly 'second best' performance against an impressive Brentford side at Madejski Stadium.
🗣️ Bowen | "We have to be on the front foot to get a result against in-form Brentford"30 June 2020
Brentford are impressing and have a top two position in their sights after a superb restart to the season. But Royals boss Mark Bowen is urging his side to take the game to the visitors to Madejski...
💬 Bowen | "We dominated the game and deserved more, but we're being punished harshly for our mistakes."27 June 2020
Following two good performances after football's resumption, the Royals could so easily have picked up six points. But frustratingly, we only have one despite another dominant display against Derby...