🗨️ "A good night for the Academy and, personally, I'm relishing the challenge"16 September 2020
Tom Holmes made his first Royals start for more than two years last night in a Carabao Cup clash against Luton Town and the Academy graduate defender was amongst eight other Academy products who...
💬 Holmes is home and looking to make an impression back at Bearwood...10 August 2020
It was more than two years ago since Tom Holmes made his first team debut at Reading - playing the full ninety minutes in a 1-1 draw with Bolton Wanderers at the Madejski.
House bags a double on Daggers debut19 November 2019
Several of our young talents are out on loan, plying their trades in different divisions as they continue building the experience that they hope to bring back to Madejski Stadium. And Ben House, who...
Holmes heads to KSV Roeselare on season-long loan2 September 2019
We can confirm that centre-back Tom Holmes has completed a loan move to KSV Roeselare which will see him spend the 2019-20 campaign in the Belgian First Division B.
#TBT | Spot the first-teamers6 June 2019
Seeing as it's Throwback Thursday, we've unearthed a photo from one of our Academy tours back in 2013...
Tom & Tom on new Royals deals4 March 2019
Both are centre-backs, both grew up supporting the club and both have made their first team debut in the last year.
Holmes, Holsgrove, Howe and McIntyre sign new professional contracts26 February 2019
Reading Football Club are delighted to announce that four of our promising young Academy players have put pen to paper on new deals to commit their future to the Royals.
🎥 Watch as the Academy Honours Board is unveiled...4 December 2018
Our 47 Academy graduates who have represented the senior team were commemorated on our brand new Honours Board on Saturday, unveiled at Madejski Stadium!
In their own words – Academy graduates on the Honours Board…3 December 2018
47 names are etched onto our Academy Honours Board at Madejski Stadium – the players who have come through the youth ranks at Hogwood Park and have represented the Royals at first-team level.
Academy Honours Board officially unveiled2 December 2018
On Saturday afternoon, owner Ms Dai, Erica Dolan and Vice Chairman Nigel Howe officially unveiled a brand new Academy Honours Board at Madejski Stadium.
First team debutants given souvenir framed shirt!10 May 2018
Last season was another successful one for our Academy, topped off with six players making their debuts in the first team!
📽️ | Toe2Toe: Meet Asinia Byfield29 March 2018
Ahead of the big heavyweight clash between Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker, Paul McShane and Tom Holmes went to meet a local professional boxing champion in Asinia Byfield.
Holmes: "It's something I'll never forget"7 March 2018
He joined our Academy aged 8, and Tom Holmes got the chance he has worked half his life for on Tuesday night and made his first team debut.
“If you perform in training, you get the opportunity!” – Stam on Holmes debut7 March 2018
The eyecatcher on Tuesday evening’s teamsheet was Tom Holmes’ inclusion, as the 17-year-old defender was thrust into the starting XI for a senior team debut against Bolton.