Reading - Ingi weeks away from comeback
UK time is: 23:58:03
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Ingi weeks away from comeback

With the Royals so short of centre backs the last thing they needed to hear was the news that club captain Ivar Ingimarsson is still weeks away from a first team comeback. The defender has been out since March with a hamstring injury and had been expected to be fit for the start of the new season but his comeback has been put on hold.

Ingimarsson has still not returned to full training with the rest of the squad and continues to work closely with the physics as he steps up his recovery. He had been pencilled in to start a behind closed doors friendly with Aldershot on Wednesday but he is still some weeks away from that level.

That leaves us with just two fit centre backs, Matt Mills and Alex Pearce, as we head into the final pre season game on Saturday against Southampton. With Brynjar Gunnison and Andy Griffin the only other options for the position, Brian McDermott may well be knocking on Sir John Madejski`s door before next Saturday.




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



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

The Journalist

Writer: Steve Guscott  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday July 29 2010

Time: 5:11PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Surely Madejski must realise that we need a centre back desperatly. Even if Ingimarsson is fit in a few weeks, how long till he is injured again??
South Bank
Report Abuse
29/07/2010 17:14:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Reading Articles

Anton Ferdinand is raring to go (Thursday July 30 2015)

Season Preview- Leeds (Thursday July 30 2015)

Season Preview- Ipswich (Thursday July 30 2015)

Season Preview- Hull (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Season Preview- Huddersfield (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Season Preview- Fulham (Wednesday July 29 2015)

Season Preview- Derby (Tuesday July 28 2015)

Crawley Vs Reading- Preview (Monday July 27 2015)

Season Preview- Charlton (Monday July 27 2015)

Season Preview- Cardiff (Monday July 27 2015)

Archived Reading Articles

List All Vital Reading Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
18. MK Dons 0 0 0 0 0 0
19. Preston 0 0 0 0 0 0
20. Q.P.R. 0 0 0 0 0 0
21. Reading 0 0 0 0 0 0
22. Rotherham 0 0 0 0 0 0
23. Sheff Wed 0 0 0 0 0 0
24. Wolves 0 0 0 0 0 0

Reading Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

Ex-Wednesday winger Maguire Comments on Leaving S6 and Fans
Sheff Wed : 30/07/2015 23:51:00
Birmingham City snare young Gunner
Birmingham : 30/07/2015 23:47:00
Vital Derby On Twitter
Derby County : 30/07/2015 21:00:01
LUFC Summer transfer target joins Championship rivals
Leeds Utd : 30/07/2015 20:36:01
No Deal!! Rovers Refused Kim Permit
Blackburn : 30/07/2015 19:37:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What Striker do you want to see here?
Suggested By:  
Dom Solanke 9%
Lewis Grabban 11%
Jamie Mackie 17%
Carlton Cole 5%
Nahki Wells 58%