Vital Football

Latest Reading FC News

Manset frustrated with lack of starts

Manset frustrated with lack of starts

Reading striker Mathieu Manset has admitted his disappointment of being on the bench most of the time for the Royals, saying he wants to start games and make a difference.

The 22-year old Ivorian has been given the tag 'superb sub' by many Reading supporters for his ability to come off the bench but has said he would rather start games, having only started two this season.

Manset told the Reading Post: 'It's the manager's choice so I have to keep trying and working hard to get in the team. It's tough coming off the bench in games.

"I need to try to do something magic to try to change the game, but it is not easy to do that. It's not very nice to be on the bench all the time and having to watch your friends play. I want to score and help the team."

Since signing from Hereford in January this year, the former Le Harve forward has made 21 appearances for Brian McDermott's side, scoring 5 goals.

Join The Vital Debate

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

Date:Wednesday November 23 2011
Time: 4:28PM

Login to post a comment

Recent Reading Articles

Who Makes Giggs' First Welsh Squad?

New Wales manager Ryan Giggs has now announced his first selection since taking the job on.

Talking points ahead of the Norwich game

Even the most optimistic Reading fan would struggle to see us getting anything this Saturday at Norwich, we take a look at the main talking points ahead of the game

The Dark Side Have Been Appointed - Norwich v Reading

The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Norwich City and Reading this Saturday.

Stats: Wolverhampton Wanderers v Reading

All the stats from Wolverhampton Wanderers (3) vs (0) Reading, Molineux, 13/3/18 Att: 27,341

Reading Archived Articles

Vital Reading articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Reading
Write For Vital Reading
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Wolves MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sub - Bacuna0%
Sub - Smith0%
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Reading Results (view all)

Reading Fixtures

The Vital Football Members League