👟 Swifty on getting ball down, Rovers’ threats, and wearing the armband16 July 2020
After picking up seven points from nine available, the Royals suffered a setback with a home defeat in midweek – so after the loss to Middlesbrough, midfielder John Swift hopes that Reading can play...
😞 "We should have finished the game off!"22 June 2020
In the pre-restart friendly against Portsmouth only six days earlier, John Swift had been denied a goal by the underside of the crossbar. On that occasion, the rebound was turned in so it didn't...
🔜 Swift pleased with Pompey ‘rehearsal’ ahead of season restart17 June 2020
With the restart of the season imminent, Reading’s final dress rehearsal went well with a 3-1 win against Portsmouth last Sunday at Madejski Stadium.
🤦 Sam pranks squadmates for April Fools' Day1 April 2020
Not even a lockdown can prevent one of the dressing room's jokers from having their fun on April Fools' Day.
👥 Swifty and Morro assess Birmingham clash6 March 2020
"If I score, I will certainly be celebrating with Reading!" insists ex-Birmingham captain Michael Morrison ahead of a reunion with his old club.
💔 Swift | "A good performance, but gutting to concede late on"4 March 2020
John Swift says he hopes to see the Royals replicate the level of their performance in the Emirates FA Cup on Tuesday night in league action, after battling hard against Premier League Sheffield...
👏 Swift | "The boys put in an absolute shift!"16 February 2020
John Swift spoke of an excellent all-round away performance from the Royals on Saturday afternoon, as they came away from Sheffield Wednesday with a 3-0 win at the weekend.
🗳️ Vote for your December Goal of the Month6 January 2020
Three wins, two draws and one loss - conceding five and scoring 11 with four clean sheets.
📽️ Highlights from 2-0 win over The Lilywhites30 December 2019
It may have been a long journey for the Royals, but the trip was not dampened as Reading took all three points at Deepdale.
Bowen and Swift on Preston preparations28 December 2019
After a superb win on Boxing Day, the Royals are gearing up to get straight back to action over the festive period, with Preston North End being Reading's next opponents on Sunday.
Swift | "It was there to be hit!"27 December 2019
John Swift smiled as he was asked for his reaction to what will be a certain Goal of the Season contender, courtesy of the Royals midfielder on Boxing Day evening.
Gallery | Christmas signing session at the Fanstore18 December 2019
What better way to spread Christmas spirit than your favourite Royals players helping you out to pick out those perfect Reading themed gifts.
Meet players from men’s and women’s teams at Monday’s Fanstore signing session15 December 2019
Members of our men’s and women’s senior sides are all set to be at the Fanstore at Madejski Stadium on Monday from 5.30pm – come along, get selfies and autographs, and then stick around for some...
Swift hoping to offer tough test to his former side18 November 2019
Reading will visit Griffin Park for the final time on Saturday, ahead of the West London club’s move to their new home next summer.
Swift keen to maintain momentum beyond international weekend15 November 2019
After accruing a near-maximum haul of points from the last four games, Royals midfielder John Swift hopes that the side can continue the upward trajectory when they get back to action after the...