Vital Football

Latest Reading FC News

Winger's deal to be extended by further year

Winger's deal to be extended by further year

It appears Reading have triggered a clause in Kebe's contract to keep him at the club for a further year.

According to Sky Sports, Reading have opted to make the decision to fend off any potential Premier League suitors for the 29-year old. Kebe's original contract was set to run out next summer, but the extension will prevent him from talking to any clubs post-January.

Norwich have been linked with Jimmy over the past few weeks, with some media outlets stating that the Canaries have bid over £2 million for his services. A move back to his native country France has also been mentioned, but Kebe wants to remain in England.

I don't think we're going to see the same Jimmy Kebe that was taking apart Championship full-backs two or three seasons ago, but he will certainly be one of our key players for coming season. There is stiff competition for the wing though, with McAnuff, Robson-Kanu, McCleary and the recently-impressive Jordan Obita, fighting for a place.

Wiki page: Jimmy Kebe

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Josh
Date:Saturday July 20 2013
Time: 1:00PM

Login to post a comment

Best of International Football News

-

Recent Reading Articles

Team news - Reading vs Brentford

Last season's home game against Brentford was a cracker which ended up in a late Royals surge for victory, we'll hope for the same again this Saturday!

Five talking points from the Stevenage game

It was a rare win on Tuesday night against League Two outfit Stevenage in the FA Cup third round replay, but still plenty of talking points.

Officials - Reading v Brentford (20/1/18)

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

Instant Reactions - Reading v Stevenage (16/1/18)

Following today's clash between Reading and Stevenage, here are the instant reactions from both managers.

Reading Archived Articles

Vital Reading articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Reading
Write For Vital Reading
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

FA Cup - Stevenage MotM
Suggested By:
Jaakkola23%
Gunter22%
Ilori0%
Blackett0%
Bacuna0%
Edwards0%
Kelly0%
Aluko0%
Clement0%
Beerens0%
Bodvarsson55%
Sub - Richards0%
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