🖊️ Young forward Mamadi Camara pens first professional contract3 February 2021
We are pleased to announce that 17-year-old forward Mamadi Camara has put pen to paper on his first professional deal with the Royals which will keep at the club until the summer of 2022.
📲 Social round-up | Royals youngsters given Luton limelight12 January 2021
Despite suffering a narrow 1-0 defeat at Kenilworth Road, it remained a weekend to remember for many as the Royals fielded a squad brimming with Academy graduates.
📰 Heartbreaking end as Villa snatch late Youth Cup win in seven-goal thriller11 December 2020
Our Under-18 squad were eliminated from the FA Youth Cup at the first hurdle, as their Aston Villa counterparts took a dramatic 4-3 win under the floodlights at Madejski Stadium.
🔴 Live | Royals take on Villa in Youth Cup11 December 2020
Reading's Under-18s take on their divisional counterparts in Aston Villa this evening in the FA Youth Cup, kicking off at 7pm at Madejski Stadium.
🔜 Preview | U18s begin Youth Cup campaign with tough Villa challenge10 December 2020
It’s that time of year again, when our aspiring young players from our Academy enter the premium youth competition – the FA Youth Cup.
📅 Date arranged for Youth Cup tie against Villa20 November 2020
The date of our FA Youth Cup Third Round tie against Aston Villa has been set for Friday 11th December, kicking off at 7pm at Madejski Stadium.
🏆 Royals to host Villa in FA Youth Cup18 November 2020
Reading's Under-18s have been drawn at home to Aston Villa in the Third Round of the FA Youth Cup, with ties due to be played before Saturday 12th December.
🦁 Academy trio called up for England training camps10 November 2020
Three Reading players have been called up to be involved in England youth team training camps over the coming international break.
⏪ Round-up | Our U23 and U18 seasons to date…26 October 2020
While our first team squad have been making great strides in the Sky Bet Championship, our next generation are also going through the motions to try to make the step up to senior team football.
🌍 Three games in week for Pușcaș and Romania | Round-up of international Royals…6 October 2020
While most of the Royals’ squad are at the Bearwood base for the next fortnight, there are a few players who are away with their countries. And none will rack up as many air-miles as George Pușcaș –...
🌳 Gallery | First stirrings at Bearwood as 2020-21 closes in...6 August 2020
It doesn't seem so long ago that we were wrapping up the end of the season. But already, our new Bearwood Park training facility is stirring to life as some of our younger players return to the...
🖋️ Contract update | New U23s contracts offered, two professional deals expire and all loanees agree to extensions until the end of July2 July 2020
Reading Football Club can confirm that new professional contracts have been handed to three upcoming Academy stars.
📝 EFL statement | Academy games programme terminated1 May 2020
The EFL has today confirmed that the Academy Games Programme for the 2019-20 season has been terminated with immediate effect.
🌋 Ten years ago | An ash cloud, a stranded Academy tour and community that came together16 April 2020
Remember a time when we thought an ash cloud that had brought a temporary halt to European air travel was an emergency like no other?
🖋️ Josh Hewitt signs professional deal with the Royals2 March 2020
Reading Football Club are pleased to announce that Josh Hewitt has signed his first professional contract, committing his future to the Royals until the summer of 2021.