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.
Reading internationals have Euro 2020 qualifying groups drawn…3 December 2018
Sunday evening saw the draw for the Euro 2020 qualifying groups take place in Dublin, meaning that several of our international players have new dates in the diary to look forward to as they aim to...
🌏 International Royals | Méïté earns first call-up!14 November 2018
Six players from the Royals' first team and three from our Academy have been called up for their countries over the November international break!
👁️ Hawk-Eye | Jaakkola denies Cooper a goalscoring return!21 October 2018
Anssi Jaakkola produced some top stops on his return to the starting XI - the pick of the bunch has to be an unlikely flying save to deny former Royal Jake Cooper!
Clement full of praise for ‘immense’ performance from Jaakkola21 October 2018
With Vito Mannone and Sam Walker both out of contention for our game against Millwall, the door opened for Anssi Jaakkola to make his first appearance of the season.
Gunter closes in on Welsh cap record in Dublin17 October 2018
On Tuesday evening, Chris Gunter came off the bench at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin to help Wales see out a 1-0 win against the Republic of Ireland – earning his 91st cap in the process!
Eight Royals called up for international duty8 October 2018
Eight Royals from across our first team and Under-23s have been called up for their countries for the upcoming international break.
Ezatolahi assists for Iran, Böðvarsson starts for Iceland12 September 2018
Several Royals were in action for their countries on Tuesday night, with a mixed bag of results to round off the international break.
Royals called up ahead of UEFA Nations League qualifiers3 September 2018
It’s the first international break of the new season – and we’ve got plenty of players involved in the brand new UEFA Nations League, which begins over the course of the coming days.
Anssi set to stay and contracts offered to young blood11 May 2018
6’3” Finnish international goalkeeper Anssi Jaakkola will remain a Royal until the summer of 2019 after the club triggered an option of a third year on his deal at Madejski Stadium.
They’ve met B4… Wales drawn against Ireland in UEFA Nations League24 January 2018
This morning saw the draw for the newly-formed UEFA Nations League, which will begin in September and will give a competitive edge to the upcoming games.