UK time is: 19:49:31
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Royals not Shorey is going to stay!

Reading defender Nicky Shorey has put contract negotiations at the Madejski Stadium on hold until the end of the season.

It was previously reported that Shorey was close to signing a new deal with Reading, however it is emerging he is stalling on the deal and will re enter contract negotiations in the summer. It has been suggested that the England international wants to see if Reading will avoid relegation this season before making a decision upon his future.

Reading Director of football, Nicky Hammond is quoted as saying 'I think he'd already made the decision (about whether he wanted to sign a new deal) at the start of this season and there's no reason why that has changed.

'The important thing now is that he performs well up until the summer and then we will speak again.'

I`m sure that Reading and the fans would have wanted Shorey to show his commitment to the club and sign the deal however it looks like Shorey is keeping his options open. His current deal runs out in 2009 so there is no rush for the club to tie him to a new contract.

Let us know what you think of how Shorey has played this season and do you think he should sign a new deal?




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Daniel Masters Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday February 14 2008

Time: 4:15PM

Your Comments

Like the pun dan! Had to read it a couple of times tho!! I reckon he'll prob stay if we stay up, but will def be off if we go down. It'll be interesting to see who does stay if we go down. Its a shame we got rid of simon cox cos he would hav been a good championship player.
uroyals
Agree, Cox I thought showed some great promise, I can't beleive we sold him to Swindon!!!
MASTER-RFC
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Reading Articles

Former Royals striker retires (Tuesday July 22 2014)

Adkins gives Yeovil assessment (Sunday July 20 2014)

New club captain announced (Sunday July 20 2014)

Royals draw in second friendly (Saturday July 19 2014)

Potential loan targets - Wingers (Saturday July 19 2014)

Thai takeover finally completed (Thursday July 17 2014)

Royals winger has minor operation (Thursday July 17 2014)

Archived Reading Articles

List All Vital Reading Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Middlesbrough 0 0 0 0 0 0
17. Millwall 0 0 0 0 0 0
18. Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Watford 0 0 0 0 0 0

Breaking League News

LUFC Leeds right to pull out of deal for defender
Leeds Utd : 22/07/2014 19:25:00
Forest Hunt Loan!
Forest : 22/07/2014 18:54:00
LUFC Leeds United Team v Mansfield Town
Leeds Utd : 22/07/2014 18:46:00
Thorne Delighted With Move
Derby County : 22/07/2014 17:00:00
Is there Anyone Left?
Fulham : 22/07/2014 16:51:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What area do we need to strengthen most?
Suggested By:  Josh
Goalkeeper 2%
Defence 7%
Midfield 7%
Attack 84%