Reading - Howard set for Reading departure
UK time is: 07:22:29
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Howard set for Reading departure

Reading midfielder Brian Howard is set to leave his parent club Reading in the upcoming transfer window, with him being surplus to requirements at the Madejski Stadium.

The 28-year old has been on loan at Championship rivals Millwall for over a month and could his move to the Den permanent in the next window, with discussions between the two clubs ongoing.

Howard told GetReading: 'Sadly I feel my Reading career ended a long time ago. It's a shame, I wanted to stay and play but I wasn't getting a look-in and sometimes I wasn't even in the squad, let along the team.'

In the past few months and the previous season, appearances in a Reading shirt have come by rarely for Howard, with this move away being on the cards for several months for the former Sheffield United midfielder.

Despite Millwall's interest, there are other Championship clubs interested in the playmaker, with his former club Barsnley perusing an interest.

In other transfer news, Jimmy Kebe has broken his contract silence and is expected to leave the club. More to come on that story tomorrow....




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: Josh  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 9 2011

Time: 1:47PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Not a big loss then I assume?
The Fear
Report Abuse
12/11/2011 11:08:00

No, not really. In recent weeks we have been crying out for a creative midfielder but Howard doesn't live up to his name of that well enough in my opinion.
Y19-Royal
Report Abuse
12/11/2011 13:53:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Reading Articles

Season Preview- Preston (Tuesday August 4 2015)

New away kit receives mixed opinions (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Season Preview- Nottingham Forest (Tuesday August 4 2015)

Season Preview- Middlesbrough (Monday August 3 2015)

Reading 0-0 Espanyol- Match Report (Saturday August 1 2015)

Season Preview- MK Dons (Friday July 31 2015)

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

Season Preview- Leeds (Thursday July 30 2015)

Season Preview- Ipswich (Thursday July 30 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

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

LUFC On This Day - August 5th
Leeds Utd : 05/08/2015 07:01:00
Hillsborough Match Day Ticket Prices - Fans Poll Results
Sheff Wed : 05/08/2015 07:00:00
Defender Signs
Q.P.R. : 04/08/2015 20:33:00
LUFC Dallas looking forward to fresh challenge
Leeds Utd : 04/08/2015 20:31:01
LUFC Leeds hoping for 30,000 crowd on Saturday
Leeds Utd : 04/08/2015 20:23:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

What Striker do you want to see here?
Suggested By:  
Dom Solanke 7%
Lewis Grabban 11%
Jamie Mackie 16%
Carlton Cole 8%
Nahki Wells 58%