Date:Saturday September 2 2006
Reading striker Kevin Doyle is set to win his first competitive cap for the Republic of Ireland in their Euro 2008 qualifier against Germany.
Doyle, who has been tipped as a key player in Ireland's future by manager Steve Staunton, is going to partner captain Robbie Keane in attack in Saturday's game.
His appearance will also signal a significant windfall for his father, Paddy, who is going to net £10,000 after placing a bet on Doyle representing Ireland in a competitive game.
The bet was placed while Doyle was still at Eircom League side Cork City.
The Royals ace has previously made three friendly appearances for his countr.y
Republic of Ireland: Given, Carr, O'Brien, Dunne, Finnan, Reid, Kilbane, O'Shea, Duff, Keane, Doyle.
The Opposition View - Blackburn (Friday October 31 2014)
Team news: Blackburn vs Reading (Friday October 31 2014)
Akpan enjoying midfield partnership (Thursday October 30 2014)
Midfielder suffers another set back (Wednesday October 29 2014)
Defender glad to be back in the fold (Tuesday October 28 2014)
Williams & Ferdinand get further game time (Tuesday October 28 2014)
'Clean sheet was the most pleasing aspect' (Monday October 27 2014)
Player Ratings - Blackpool (H) (Monday October 27 2014)
Royals end winless run with comfortable victory (Sunday October 26 2014)
Stats: Reading v Blackpool (Sunday October 26 2014)
|12. Sheff Wed||14||4||7||3||0||19|
|Praise For Hoolahan from Chris Martin
» Norwich : 31/10/2014 13:30:00
|Boro visit New York Stadium
» Middlesbrough : 31/10/2014 13:11:00
|Head coach hails squad
» Middlesbrough : 31/10/2014 13:06:00
|The Opposition View - Blackburn
» Reading : 31/10/2014 13:00:00
|Defender back at Boro
» Middlesbrough : 31/10/2014 12:57:00