Vital Football

Latest Reading FC News

Reading Gossip From Around the Board

Reading Gossip From Around the Board


The Sky Sports website had alleged that Reading are on the brink of offering Steve Sidwell a new contract.

The midfielder is the at centre of much transfer talk as his contract with Reading runs out in the summer.

Up until now Reading have not agreed terms on a new contract with the influential ex Arsenal player but now it seems they are ready to get the ball rolling.

Sky Sports assessed that Sidwell will hold talks in a matter of days, taking time first to weigh up his options.

Meanwhile the midfielder himself has spoke of his fears of Reading losing their goal scoring striker, Kevin Doyle.

Doyle has scored 10 goals so far this season and netted 19 in Reading`s record breaking Championship winning season - not bad for a guy who cost but 75K.

Sidwell commented that Doyle has been a revelation.

'His attitude and dedication is brilliant.

'Bigger clubs have been watching him this season and if bids come in for him this month or at the end of the season it would be a tough decision.'

But will Reading be willing to sell?

The Irish international is under contract at the club that will last at least two more years.

Reading`s boss has been linked with another striker, Crystal Palace`s Clinton Morrison.

The Daily Mail claims that the Reading boss wants back up for his thinly spread strike force, especially with the persistent injury problems that dog Dave Kitson.

But whether the Reading manager will raid his old club for the 23 year old Ireland international remains to be seen.


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

Writer:
Date:Thursday January 4 2007
Time: 2:01PM

Comments

0
Some interesting rumours, its that time of year
link201
04/01/2007 14:03:00
0
The rumour-mill has indeed been busily producing.
Rogue
06/01/2007 01:17:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Reading Articles

Players jetting off to Spain

We are two thirds through what is becoming a very miserable season, but Jaap Stam is hoping a week in sunny Spain will change our fortunes for the final third

Instant Reactions - Middlesbrough v Reading (10/2/18)

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

Stats: Middlesbrough v Reading

All the stats from Middlesbrough (2) vs (1) Reading, Riverside Stadium, 10/2/18 Att: 23,491

Middlesbrough v Reading - Team Sheets - 10-2-18

Reading go to the Riverside Stadium as the visitors to Middlesbrough for the latest Championship game.

Reading Archived Articles

Vital Reading articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Reading
Write For Vital Reading
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

Middlesbrough MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Mannone50%
Gunter0%
Ilori0%
Moore0%
Bacuna0%
Edwards0%
van den Berg0%
Aluko25%
Kelly0%
McCleary0%
Bodvarsson0%
Sub - Clement25%
Sub - Martin0%
Sub - Kermorgant0%
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