Posted on 28 July 2013.
Posted on 19 May 2013.
West Ham v Reading 16:00 – West Ham may have been forgiven for thinking they were extras to the David Moyes show in their last outing, as the Hammers lost 2-0 to Everton in Moyes’ last home game in charge of the Toffees. However, Kevin Nolan twice went close to raining on the soon [...]
Posted on 04 May 2013.
Fulham v Reading, 15:00 – Fulham left Merseyside with nothing last weekend following a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Everton at Goodison Park. – Hugo Rodallega continues to compile some impressive figures this season, despite spending the large majority of it in the shadow of the in-form Dimitar Berbatov. The Colombian front [...]
Posted on 28 April 2013.
Reading v QPR, 13:30 – Despite a second-half goal from Gareth McCleary, Reading were left clinging to their hopes for Premiership football next season after a 2-1 defeat away to Norwich. – Adam Le Fondre’s ability to score goals at vital times could be the key to Reading’s hopes of remaining in the [...]
Posted on 20 April 2013.
Norwich v Reading, 15:00 – Norwich came within five minutes of beating Arsenal at the Emirates in their last league outing just to find themselves undone by a late salvo from the Gunner and leave on the end of a 3-1 defeat. – Michael Turner’s 56th minute goal had given the travelling Canaries [...]
Posted on 13 April 2013.
Reading v Liverpool, 15:00 – Reading’s hopes of avoiding the drop as they fell to a 0-2 defeat at home to new manager Nigel Adkins’ old side Southampton. – Captain Jobi McAnuff may well be the man Nigel Adkins’ side turns to help them get something out an uphill task this weekend. McAnuff [...]
Posted on 30 March 2013.
Arsenal v Reading 15:00 – Arsenal return from the international break having last played in the Premier League against Swansea, coming away with a 2-0 win thanks to goals from Nacho Monreal and Gervinho – Gervinho may have had a hard time from sections of the Arsenal fans this season, but he has [...]
Posted on 15 March 2013.
Man Utd v Reading, Saturday 17:30 – United were leading 2-0 against Chelsea last weekend but ending up conceding twice to draw 2-2 with Chelsea. Chicarito Hernandez and Wayne Rooney were on target in that game. – Hernandez continues to top the minutes per goal rating in the EA SPORTS Player Performance Index having [...]
Posted on 01 March 2013.
Everton v Reading, Saturday 15:00 – Two late goals stunning Everton as they lost 2-1 to Norwich at Carrow Road last weekend. Leon Osman’s first-half header formed part of a largely dominant performance by David Moyes’ side, but their superiority in possession counted for little as they left East Anglia with nothing. – Reading [...]
Posted on 23 February 2013.
- Reading face Wigan on the back of consecutive 2-1 defeats at the hands of Manchester United in the Cup and Stoke in the Barclays Premier League. – Jobi McAnuff was on target against United and Adrian Mariappa against Stoke. Despite his cup goal, McAnuff is yet to score in the Premier League despite [...]
Posted on 09 February 2013.
Stoke v Reading 15:00 – Stoke came within 12 minutes of holding Arsenal in their last Premier League game, before losing out to a deflected Lukas Podolski free kick. – Up until then Asmir Begovic had been in inspired form to keep the Gunners out. He’s made 130 saves this season, the 5th [...]
Posted on 30 January 2013.
Reading v Chelsea, 20:00 Reading came from a goal behind against Newcastle to win 2-1 thanks to a brace from Adam le Fondre. Le Fondre’s goals took his tally for the season to eight coming from an efficient 32 shots at goal averaging exactly 4 shots per goal. To put that in context, [...]
Posted on 18 January 2013.
Newcastle v Reading, Saturday 15:00 – Newcastle need to get used to life after Demba Ba, having scored just once in their two Premier League games since he left for Chelsea. Papiss Cisse scored that goal against Everton on January 2nd, before they played out a 0-0 draw with Norwich last weekend. – Cisse’s [...]
Posted on 12 January 2013.
Reading v West Brom, Saturday 15:00 – Reading’s troubled season continued with a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Tottenham on new year’s day their last Premier League outing, with Pavel Pogrebnyak scoring their only goal. However, they were able to reverse that scoreline in the FA Cup, knocking out previous giant killers Crawley with [...]
Posted on 29 December 2012.
Reading v West Ham 15:00 Reading remain bottom of the Premier League after the Christmas period has so far given them a 0-0 draw with Swansea and 1-0 loss to Man City. Mikele Leigertwood has covered more ground than any other player for Reading this season, and has also attempted the third highest [...]
Posted on 21 December 2012.
Man City v Reading, Saturday 15:00 – Man City rebounded in some style from their disappointing loss to bitter rivals Man Utd last week with a fine 1-3 win away to Newcastle. Samir Nasri in particular shone before being injured following an under-par showing against the Red Devils, whilst Yaya Toure produced a performance [...]
Posted on 17 December 2012.
Reading v Arsenal 20:00 Reading have been playing catch up for much of the season after having their game against Sunderland delayed because of a water logged pitch. That game finally took place on Tuesday night, and while the result didn’t go in Reading’s favour now they have played the same amount of games [...]
Posted on 12 December 2012.
Malcolm Dawson writes … It was cold last night at the Stadium of Light, when Reading came into town. It began like a dream, when our own James McClean put the visiting side one nil down. After such a great start, the defence played their part and Mignolet seldom looked troubled. Before very long, with [...]