Date:Friday November 9 2007
John Oster has struggled with injuries this season, but after coming through the reserve match with Chelsea on Wednesday he will now be hoping to play a part on Monday.
Arsenal come to the Madejski Stadium on Monday, and although he might not necessarily be expecting it, he is hoping that he might play a part, "I trained on Saturday morning with Gibbo (Nigel Gibbs) and the younger lads and then again on Monday, so it's been back to full training this week," Oster told the Evening Post.
"Jon Fearn (head of sports medicine) didn't want me to play on Wednesday, which I can understand, but at the minute the ankle feels fine. I will just crack on and see how it goes.
"I don't know about Arsenal, you'll have to speak to the manager about that one. We have a long week running up to the game so I will get a good bit of training in. Fingers crossed I hope I will be involved against Arsenal."
After playing the full ninety minutes in the reserves 1-0 win over Chelsea he has a chance of at least making the squad, and this match had always been his targeted one.
Join Vital Reading
It's easy to register, simply click the link and enjoy getting involved as the season unfolds!
Defender gets extended contract (Friday March 27 2015)
Loan transfer news: One in, two out yesterday (Friday March 27 2015)
Royals linked with striker loan move (Thursday March 26 2015)
Royals secure another Chelsea loanee (Thursday March 26 2015)
Vital poll: Should we renew Pearce's contract? (Wednesday March 25 2015)
Royals on international duty (Tuesday March 24 2015)
Special FA Cup run t-shirt for all Royals fans! (Tuesday March 24 2015)
Results round-up - Gap down to nine points (Monday March 23 2015)
Clarke slams second half showing (Monday March 23 2015)
Sloppy Reading beaten by Charlton (Sunday March 22 2015)
|LUFC Fulham fined £20,000 for Leeds incident
» Leeds Utd : 27/03/2015 19:11:01
|A Ray of Sunshine on the Horizon!
» Fulham : 27/03/2015 18:58:01
|Stephens Bemoans International Break
» Brighton : 27/03/2015 17:44:01
|Fulham Fined £20,000
» Fulham : 27/03/2015 17:26:01
|Owls Strikers to Return After International Break
» Sheff Wed : 27/03/2015 15:10:00