Vital Football

Latest Reading FC News

Scandinavian tour ends with another win

Scandinavian tour ends with another win

Brendan Rodgers again went into the game with a 4-3-3 formation, but had Simon Church in an advanced midfield role with Shane Long leading the line. He also opted for Alex Pearce as captain, despite Brynjar Gunnarsson also playing, the strongest hint yet that he will be the new club captain.

Qviding took the lead just before the break but Noel Hunt introduction for Long turned the game and two goals from the Irish striker ensured the win, and a 100% record on tour.

We now entertain Chelsea on Saturday in our toughest pre season encounter yet before the season proper against Notts Forest kicks off on 8th August.

Vital Reading is a fast growing Royals fan site.

With news and views regarding everything at the Madjeski Stadium, along with a message forum, everything you need in a fans site is right here!

You can even win prizes, by posting articles comments, posting on the message forum and voting on the on-line polls.

Vital Reading is also 100% interactive. Not only can you have your say on the articles and the forum but you can also suggest an article or a poll and your suggestions will always be published (as long as they are not offensive or libellous!)

So why not join Vital Reading today!

It's easy to register for Vital Reading, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved

Message Board

To visit the Vital Reading message board, click here.

Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Reading.



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Steve Guscott
Date:Tuesday July 28 2009
Time: 10:50PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Reading Articles

New Sky Bet Deal For The EFL

It was confirmed earlier today that the EFL had signed a new and improved sponsorship deal with Sky Bet.

Team news - Reading vs Wolves

After another long and winding international break, proper football is back! We welcome high flying Wolves to the Madejski Stadium, here is some team news for both sides

Attendances Continue To Rise In The EFL

The EFL have released figures for attendances so far in 2017/18 and they show a rise on figures from the same time last season.

Celtic reportedly chasing Royals defender

We're over a month away until the January window opens, but rather than being linked with players, it is quite the opposite!

Archived Vital Reading Articles

Vital Reading articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Reading
Write For Vital Reading
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Derby MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Mannone1%
Gunter0%
McShane0%
Moore22%
Richards11%
Edwards0%
Bacuna0%
Aluko11%
Swift44%
Barrow0%
Beerens0%
Sub - Kermorgant0%
Sub - Blackett11%
Sub - Clement0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

Recent Reading Results (view all)

Vital Football Comment