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#Brian McDermott

# brian-mcdermott - Friday 6 January, 2017

From non-league to Arsenal in 48 hours: How Bramall convinced Wenger to sign him

The highly-rated youngster admits he is still “speechless” after joining the Gunners from Hednesford Town.

# brian-mcdermott - Monday 4 July, 2016

7 contenders that could replace Pat Fenlon as the manager of Shamrock Rovers

Defeat in the Europa League to RoPS Rovaniemi proved to be one defeat too many for the Rovers board.

# brian-mcdermott - Monday 2 May, 2016

Reading boss Brian McDermott full of praise for Irish teenager after impressive cameo

17-year-old Josh Barrett was a second-half substitute in Reading’s 2-1 loss against Preston.

# brian-mcdermott - Friday 11 March, 2016

Cup disappointment for Reading's Irish contingent as Crystal Palace book a place at Wembley

Paul McShane, Stephen Quinn and Simon Cox both started for the Royals but it was the struggling top-flight side that prevailed.

# brian-mcdermott - Saturday 1 November, 2014

Neil Redfearn has become Leeds' fourth manager in five months

The former Palace midfielder described the move as a “massive honour”.

# brian-mcdermott - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Former Liverpool defender Stephen Warnock scores a freaky 40-yard free Wind Assist This post contains videos

Former Liverpool defender Stephen Warnock scores a freaky 40-yard free

The Leeds United player got a massive assist from the swirling winds at Yeovil.

# brian-mcdermott - Monday 3 February, 2014

McDermott won't walk away from Leeds despite being 'sacked'

The Championship club are in a state of chaos after their manager was told he had lost his job on Friday.

# brian-mcdermott - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Brian McDermott at centre of Leeds United chaos

The club have performed a remarkable U-turn on Saturday as they revealed their manager has not been sacked.

# brian-mcdermott - Thursday 12 September, 2013

Brian McDermott rules himself out of running for Ireland job

The Leeds United boss says he’s 100 per cent behind the Championship club.

# brian-mcdermott - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Brian McDermott in the running for Ireland job, admits John Delaney

The Leeds boss is one of three names Delaney fancies, he says.

# brian-mcdermott - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Noel Hunt follows old boss Brian McDermott to Leeds

The striker has signed a two-year deal at Elland Road.

# brian-mcdermott - Friday 12 April, 2013

Pastures new: McDermott named as Leeds boss

The 52-year-old has agreed to a three-year contract with the club.

# brian-mcdermott - Tuesday 26 March, 2013

Royal duty: Adkins named new Reading manager

His first task: beating Arsenal at The Emirates.

# brian-mcdermott - Monday 11 March, 2013

Reading sack manager Brian McDermott

The Royals are currently third from bottom, one point from safety. They lost at home to Aston Villa this weekend.

# brian-mcdermott - Monday 14 January, 2013

Ex-Ireland Under-21 international Tabb allowed to leave Reading

The player has been deemed surplus to requirements following the recent signings of Hope Akpan and Daniel Carrico.

# brian-mcdermott - Friday 11 January, 2013

Kelly poised for a fresh start at Reading

The Dublin defender has undergone a medical with the struggling Premier League side and is expected to make a permanent move from Fulham.

# brian-mcdermott - Wednesday 28 November, 2012

Villa boss Lambert defends dropping striker Darren Bent

The Villains’ boss was forced to deny the England international stormed out of the ground before kick-off.

# brian-mcdermott - Tuesday 27 November, 2012

Preview: Villa host fellow strugglers Reading

Paul Lambert’s side meet one of the other teams in the relegation zone at Villa Park tonight.

# brian-mcdermott - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Gameweek six: Premier League previews

Six teams are looking for their first win this weekend while Arsenal and Chelsea meet in the early kick off.

# brian-mcdermott - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Preview: Premier League gameweek five

It’s round five in the Premier League and the top and bottom are both starting to take shape.

# brian-mcdermott - Monday 17 September, 2012

Villas-Boas plays down pressure talk after win at Reading

The Spurs boss shrugged off suggestions his team is now playing for his future after his first victory of the Premier League season.

# brian-mcdermott - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Premier League Preview: Reading v Tottenham

Will Spurs’ form improve or can Reading secure three home points?

# brian-mcdermott - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

The Morning Score: Wednesday

Get ready for an espresso shot of sports news that should keep you charged up until midday at least.

Premier League preview: Hazard warning as Reading head for the Bridge

Chelsea host last season’s Championship winners with their new Belgian playmaker looking to impress on his home league debut.

# brian-mcdermott - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Back in the big time: Reading reward Harte with one-year deal

The 34-year-old is set for a Premier League return after four years away.

# brian-mcdermott - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Barstooler: 5 big talking points from last weekend’s Airtricity League action

If you’re stuck for something to say when chatting about domestic football, here’s this week’s round-up of semi-intelligent points.

# brian-mcdermott - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Destiny Calling: Reading's promotion was 'meant to be'

Manager Brian McDermott says the club’s return to the Premier League exorcises last year’s playoff loss.

# brian-mcdermott - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Reading back in the big time after defeat of Forest Burn After Reading This post contains videos

Reading back in the big time after defeat of Forest

Brian McDermott, Ian Harte and Noel Hunt are tonight celebrating promotion to the Premier League.

# brian-mcdermott - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Staying put: McDermott signs new deal with Reading

The contract extension commits the Royals boss for the next three and a half years.

# brian-mcdermott - Tuesday 21 February, 2012

Wolves chasing Brian McDermott after holding talks with Bruce

The Royals manager has become one of the favourites for the job left vacant by Mick McCarthy according to reports.

# brian-mcdermott - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Sven: I'd love to take Long to Leicester

Reading striker says that he’d be happy to stay in the Championship if the right club come calling.

# brian-mcdermott - Wednesday 27 July, 2011

Long story: Liverpool lurk as Shane's suitors fail to meet asking price

Another day, another club reportedly interested in the Irish striker.

# brian-mcdermott - Tuesday 29 March, 2011

Reading lesson for Déise stars

Waterford hurlers to visit Coca-cola Championship side next week.