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🗳️ Vote for Goal of the Month | September 2019

4 October 2019

Two goals in the last moments of the game and a John Swift strike occupy the goal of the month for September - Vote now!

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"Hopefully our football will come out on top at West Brom"

20 August 2019

John Swift has urged the Royals replicate their performance from the weekend against Cardiff City, as they get set to face West Bromwich Albion on Wednesday evening.

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Swift | “A great team performance”

19 August 2019

It was one of those games which left everyone involved in Reading feeling good. Three great goals, a clean sheet, and a well earned three points.

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Swift hoping for ‘heads held high’ from Chelsea friendly

27 July 2019

Nine pre-season friendlies played, one to go. And it’s bound to be the toughest challenge of the lot – Europa League holders Chelsea come to RG2 on Sunday.

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Swift pleased with a goal and a win on a hot afternoon

25 July 2019

John Swift grabbed an eye-catching goal and a nice assist as the Royals ran out 4-2 winners against Peterborough at Madejski Stadium – a good work-out in the summer sun.

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Swift on his fitness and hard work in Spain

18 July 2019

John Swift says he is fit and ready to go ahead of the new season, having missed the 2018-19 run-in with a hip injury.

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✅ Vote for your Goal of the Season

14 May 2019

The time has come for you to choose your Goal of the Season for 2018-19, and there are some fantastic contenders...

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The Long Read | John Swift on 100 Reading appearances and more

27 February 2019

Any time Reading win a free-kick anywhere within shooting range – John Swift’s name is the first you’ll hear to be sung around Madejski Stadium as he lines up another strike at goal.

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John Swift in The Long Read in Saturday's issue of The Royal

22 February 2019

It's another packed edition of The Royal this weekend, as John Swift goes through his Reading career so far in The Long Read.

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Swift | "It’s a huge game, all the players know it"

20 February 2019

John Swift says the Royals are under no illusions about the magnitude of their vital clash against Rotherham United on Saturday afternoon.

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"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.

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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.

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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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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.

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"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.

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Swift laments a ‘sloppy’ winner for Norwich

20 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.

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