UK time is: 12:02:32
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Loan watch: McInnes impressed with Hector

On-loan defender Michael Hector is already earning rave reviews at Aberdeen, with manager Derek McInnes very impressed with the youngster.

The young defender joined the SPL side on loan earlier this month and is already earning praise from fans and his manager. Hector is yet to make an appearance for the Reading first team, but is being watched closely by the club's coaches, who predict a big future for the central defender.

Speaking to the Daily Record about Hector's early impressions, the former Bristol City manager said: 'He has good attributes and showed good composure on Saturday and has good pace. It was a confident display and he will only get better.'

'I have no doubt this loan spell will be beneficial to him and to Aberdeen. He is still very young, particularly for a defender, and still has a lot to learn. But I`ve no doubt he can have a big future
in the game."


Hector has never really been given the chance by Brian McDermott or Nigel Adkins, but at the age of 21 and several loans spells later, he is gradually progressing and getting better. People say the SPL isn't a high standard, but he will learn a lot up in Scotland.

Join The Vital Debate




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:Thursday August 22 2013

Time: 4:00PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Reading Articles

Royals frustrated in Millwall stalemate (Wednesday January 28 2015)

Millwall 0 - 0 Reading (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Millwall (A) Match Preview (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Team news: Millwall vs Reading (Tuesday January 27 2015)

Another boring cup draw for Royals (Monday January 26 2015)

Player Ratings - Cardiff (A) (Monday January 26 2015)

Boss reflects on good second half (Sunday January 25 2015)

Stats: Cardiff v Reading (Sunday January 25 2015)

Archived Reading Articles

List All Vital Reading Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Millwall 0 - 0 Reading
Fulham 2 - 1 Reading
Reading 0 - 0 Middlesbrough
Reading 2 - 1 Norwich
Brighton 2 - 2 Reading
Reading 0 - 1 Watford

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
15. Huddersfield 27 9 7 11 -10 34
16. Bolton 26 9 5 12 -6 32
17. Charlton 27 6 14 7 -10 32
18. Reading 27 8 7 12 -11 31
19. Brighton 27 6 11 10 -5 29
20. Rotherham 27 6 11 10 -10 29
21. Leeds Utd 26 6 8 12 -11 26

Breaking League News

Billy Mckay - Fee Agreed
Wigan : 28/01/2015 11:03:00
Olsson Transfer Seems Even Further Away
Norwich : 28/01/2015 11:00:00
RUFC - Millwall Tickets On Sale
Rotherham : 28/01/2015 10:44:00
RUFC - Evans Hoping For Permanent Signings
Rotherham : 28/01/2015 10:36:00
RUFC - Evans Pleased For Goal Scorers
Rotherham : 28/01/2015 10:32:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

When fully fit, who would you prefer up front?
Suggested By:  Josh
Glenn Murray 37%
Pavel Pogrebnyak 17%
Neither - buy a new striker in January 46%