"We’re a good team - we’re building"15 February 2019
After a win in dramatic circumstances on Wednesday night, focus turns almost immediately to Bramall Lane - with Reading's second trip up to Sheffield in the space of a week.
Swift: "We showed character to come back and win"14 February 2019
John Swift says the Royals showed plenty of determination to overcome Blackburn Rovers on Wednesday night.
"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.
Swift | "It'll be another high-tempo game"31 December 2018
John Swift says the similarity in playing styles of the Royals and Swansea City will make for an intriguing game at Madejski Stadium on New Year's Day.
"We dominated the ball and created good chances, on another day they go in!"30 December 2018
John Swift says the Royals were good value for victory against Queens Park Rangers on Saturday, but should still be happy with a point and a clean sheet.
Swift laments a ‘sloppy’ winner for Norwich20 September 2018
After conceding early an early goal to Norwich’s Teemu Pukki, the Royals laboured hard and controlled the game – and finally got back on terms in the second half through Jón Daði Böðvarsson.
Swift wins Goal of the Month vote!10 September 2018
As chosen by you, the August Goal of the Month award for the Royals goes to John Swift!
Goal Of The Month | August 20187 September 2018
Whilst results haven’t been what we would’ve liked on the pitch, there have be a number of impressive strikes out on the pitch over the course of August.
“I liked Yakou as soon as I saw him!”15 August 2018
“Yakou is a player that works hard, and he has pace and power,” Paul Clement began as he reflected on a first goal of the campaign for Yakou Meite against Birmingham City… a powerful, right-footed...
"I practice it every day in training!"15 August 2018
John Swift says he was pleased to get on the scoresheet for the Royals in midweek - but he hopes to see the team kick on after their first win of the season.
“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.