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# reading-fc - Wednesday 4 November, 2020

Ireland's Alan Browne leads Preston North End to big win over Championship leaders
# Championship Chase
# Championship Chase

Ireland's Alan Browne leads Preston North End to big win over Championship leaders

Nov 4th 2020, 9:58 PM 6,722 Views 0 Comments

Reading remain at the summit of the table despite suffering a 3-0 home defeat this evening.

# reading-fc - Tuesday 8 September, 2020

Quinton Fortune leaves Man United to become Reading coach alongside John O'Shea
# Reunited
# Reunited

Quinton Fortune leaves Man United to become Reading coach alongside John O'Shea

Sep 8th 2020, 6:09 PM 12,438 Views 2 Comments

The South African had been working with the Premier League club’s U23s.

# reading-fc - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Bristol Rovers complete two-and-a-half-year deal for Ireland U21 international
# Switch
# Switch

Bristol Rovers complete two-and-a-half-year deal for Ireland U21 international

Jan 7th 2020, 5:03 PM 6,708 Views 2 Comments

Josh Barrett, who featured for Stephen Kenny’s side at the Toulon Tournament, has left Reading.

# reading-fc - Sunday 6 October, 2019

The Irish striker whose 'little demons' couldn't get the better of him
# Journey
# Journey

The Irish striker whose 'little demons' couldn't get the better of him

Oct 6th 2019, 9:30 PM 26,618 Views 3 Comments

Dave Mooney on his League of Ireland beginnings and ultimately carving out a successful career abroad.

# reading-fc - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

'I've always scored goals' - Ireland U21 international bagged a brilliant brace for Reading last night
# Encouraging Signs
# Encouraging Signs

'I've always scored goals' - Ireland U21 international bagged a brilliant brace for Reading last night

Aug 28th 2019, 11:25 AM 7,572 Views 6 Comments

‘I know what I’m capable of doing,’ Royals midfielder Josh Barrett added after their EFL Cup win.

# reading-fc - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

David Meyler's difficult spell at Reading has come to an end
# Over And Out
# Over And Out

David Meyler's difficult spell at Reading has come to an end

Jul 31st 2019, 7:28 PM 16,525 Views 9 Comments

The Republic of Ireland midfielder has agreed to the mutual termination of his contract with the club.

# reading-fc - Monday 22 July, 2019

O'Shea returns to Reading to take up first coaching role after retirement
# Reading All About It
# Reading All About It

O'Shea returns to Reading to take up first coaching role after retirement

Jul 22nd 2019, 11:44 AM 4,174 Views 0 Comments

The former Ireland defender will be part of the Championship club’s backroom team next season.

# reading-fc - Monday 3 June, 2019

'My Mum passed away and it made me look at life differently': Jay Tabb on his jockey dreams
# Giddy Up
# Giddy Up

'My Mum passed away and it made me look at life differently': Jay Tabb on his jockey dreams

Jun 3rd 2019, 12:00 PM 28,204 Views 3 Comments

The former Ireland U-21 midfielder has enjoyed an inexplicably varied retirement but is now dedicating himself to horse racing.

# reading-fc - Tuesday 30 April, 2019

John O'Shea announces retirement from professional football on 38th birthday
# Sheasy
# Sheasy

John O'Shea announces retirement from professional football on 38th birthday

Apr 30th 2019, 3:00 PM 27,233 Views 36 Comments

The 118-time capped Ireland defender will bow out after Reading’s game against Birmingham this Sunday.

# reading-fc - Thursday 31 January, 2019

Ireland international Meyler signs for League One promotion hopefuls
# On The Move
# On The Move

Ireland international Meyler signs for League One promotion hopefuls

Jan 31st 2019, 10:25 PM 11,867 Views 8 Comments

The 29-year-old has joined Coventry on loan until the end of the season

# reading-fc - Wednesday 9 January, 2019

Ireland international Paul McShane denies reports he has been transfer listed
# Clarification
# Clarification

Ireland international Paul McShane denies reports he has been transfer listed

Jan 9th 2019, 9:20 PM 12,891 Views 4 Comments

Injury problems have meant the Reading defender has played just four times this season.

# reading-fc - Saturday 5 January, 2019

As it happened: Man United vs Reading, FA Cup third round
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Man United vs Reading, FA Cup third round

Jan 5th 2019, 11:25 AM 35,949 Views 14 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as Manchester United faced Reading in the third round of the FA Cup.

# reading-fc - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Reading sack Paul Clement after less than nine months in charge
# Burn After Reading
# Burn After Reading

Reading sack Paul Clement after less than nine months in charge

Dec 6th 2018, 11:22 AM 3,066 Views 4 Comments

‘The time is now right to make a change,’ Readings owners say after four wins from 20 league games.

# reading-fc - Thursday 13 September, 2018

'When I first moved to England… Coming back to Ireland would have been a last resort'
# New Perspective
# New Perspective

'When I first moved to England… Coming back to Ireland would have been a last resort'

Sep 13th 2018, 9:18 PM 27,568 Views 2 Comments

UCD attacker Conor Davis on his rejuvenation in the First Division after a difficult end to his spell at Reading.

# reading-fc - Sunday 2 September, 2018

'It does make you stay awake at night and struggle to sleep, and not want to get up in the morning'
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

'It does make you stay awake at night and struggle to sleep, and not want to get up in the morning'

Sep 2nd 2018, 9:30 PM 57,165 Views 13 Comments

Ex-Ireland international Noel Hunt on persistent abuse from fans as well as highs and lows at Reading, Leeds and elsewhere in his football career.

# reading-fc - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

Veteran Irish defender John O'Shea leaves Sunderland to make Championship return
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Veteran Irish defender John O'Shea leaves Sunderland to make Championship return

Jun 6th 2018, 6:05 PM 11,297 Views 2 Comments

The former Manchester United player has signed with Reading ahead of the 2018-19 season.

# reading-fc - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

David Meyler snapped up by Championship club after Hull exit
# Royal Engagement
# Royal Engagement

David Meyler snapped up by Championship club after Hull exit

Jun 5th 2018, 8:06 PM 10,383 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland midfielder has signed for Reading on a two-year deal.

# reading-fc - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Cardiff back in the Premier League as Neil Warnock earns record eighth promotion
# Going Up
# Going Up

Cardiff back in the Premier League as Neil Warnock earns record eighth promotion

May 6th 2018, 2:40 PM 5,969 Views 10 Comments

They drew 0-0 with Reading in the Championship today, as third-place Fulham lost 3-1 to Birmingham.

# reading-fc - Monday 16 April, 2018

'It had nothing to do with feeling English or Irish, it was a personal thing between me and my family'
# International Allegiance
# International Allegiance

'It had nothing to do with feeling English or Irish, it was a personal thing between me and my family'

Apr 16th 2018, 8:01 PM 42,672 Views 51 Comments

Reading midfielder Liam Kelly has been speaking about turning down a call-up to the Ireland squad.

# reading-fc - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

From Championship play-off final to sacked in 10 months for ex-Man United defender Stam
# Stam Down
# Stam Down

From Championship play-off final to sacked in 10 months for ex-Man United defender Stam

Mar 21st 2018, 12:16 PM 6,752 Views 8 Comments

The ex-Netherlands international has departed his post at Reading.

# reading-fc - Monday 11 December, 2017

Paul McShane hits the bar in stoppage-time as Premier League-chasing Cardiff steal draw at Reading
# Thriller
# Thriller

Paul McShane hits the bar in stoppage-time as Premier League-chasing Cardiff steal draw at Reading

Dec 11th 2017, 10:35 PM 5,901 Views 8 Comments

The Bluebirds scored twice in the final 10 minutes, before McShane almost won it for Reading.

# reading-fc - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

Reading's Irish youngster enjoyed a landmark night in the Championship
# Potential
# Potential

Reading's Irish youngster enjoyed a landmark night in the Championship

Nov 29th 2017, 3:44 PM 5,944 Views 3 Comments

22-year-old midfielder Liam Kelly made his 50th appearance for the Royals.

# reading-fc - Saturday 18 November, 2017

One of the most underrated Irish players in the Championship scored a well-taken goal today
# Flying
# Flying

One of the most underrated Irish players in the Championship scored a well-taken goal today

Nov 18th 2017, 8:27 PM 9,443 Views 7 Comments

Matt Doherty was on target as Nuno Espirito Santo’s side beat Reading.

# reading-fc - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Jaap Stam heaps more praise on Liam Kelly after two stunning goals for Reading
# Irish Eye
# Irish Eye

Jaap Stam heaps more praise on Liam Kelly after two stunning goals for Reading

Aug 9th 2017, 10:56 AM 7,550 Views 1 Comment

The Ireland U21 international bagged a brace as the Royals beat Gillingham in the League Cup last night.

# reading-fc - Monday 29 May, 2017

Huddersfield secure Premier League football and £200 million after penalty shootout drama
# Promised Land
# Promised Land

Huddersfield secure Premier League football and £200 million after penalty shootout drama

May 29th 2017, 5:57 PM 13,943 Views 11 Comments

The most lucrative game in football took place at Wembley today.

Jaap Stam and Jurgen Klopp's best man face off in the richest game in football
# Wembley Calling
# Wembley Calling

Jaap Stam and Jurgen Klopp's best man face off in the richest game in football

May 29th 2017, 7:00 AM 10,190 Views 3 Comments

It’s Reading versus Huddersfield in the Championship play-off final this afternoon.

# reading-fc - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Eamonn Dolan's 10-year-old son to lead Reading out at Wembley for play-off final
# Classy Touch
# Classy Touch

Eamonn Dolan's 10-year-old son to lead Reading out at Wembley for play-off final

May 23rd 2017, 6:04 PM 6,504 Views 2 Comments

A classy touch from Reading.

# reading-fc - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

Jaap Stam sings youngster's praises after first Ireland senior call-up
# Royals
# Royals

Jaap Stam sings youngster's praises after first Ireland senior call-up

Mar 15th 2017, 7:17 PM 12,321 Views 6 Comments

The Reading boss says his attacking midfielder has earned the international recognition.

# reading-fc - Monday 13 March, 2017

Who are Ireland's new boys John Egan and Liam Kelly?
# Next Generation
# Next Generation

Who are Ireland's new boys John Egan and Liam Kelly?

Mar 13th 2017, 5:07 PM 7,530 Views 2 Comments

The pair, both plying their trade in the Championship, were included in Martin O’Neill’s squad for the first time today.

# reading-fc - Saturday 4 March, 2017

Paul McShane the hero as Reading boost promotion hopes
# Captain Fantastic
# Captain Fantastic

Paul McShane the hero as Reading boost promotion hopes

Mar 4th 2017, 5:29 PM 5,115 Views 1 Comment

The Irish defender’s 78th minute header handed the Royals a victory that consolidated fifth spot in the table.

# reading-fc - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

The Championship promotion race is heating up and there are some intriguing contenders
# Storylines
# Storylines

The Championship promotion race is heating up and there are some intriguing contenders

Feb 8th 2017, 10:19 PM 9,824 Views 12 Comments

Newcastle lead the way but a litany of sides are still immersed in the race towards top-flight football.

# reading-fc - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Rooney hits out at Evans shirt 'snub' coverage
# Annoyed
# Annoyed

Rooney hits out at Evans shirt 'snub' coverage

Jan 8th 2017, 2:15 PM 14,563 Views 29 Comments

The Manchester United captain is far from happy that his record-equalling goal has been overshadowed by the post-match incident.

# reading-fc - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Reading player clarifies Rooney jersey incident
# Much Ado About Nothing
# Much Ado About Nothing

Reading player clarifies Rooney jersey incident

Jan 7th 2017, 7:03 PM 15,021 Views 3 Comments

George Evans was accused of ‘snubbing’ the England international after today’s FA Cup game.

Bizarre comedy goal rounds off easy FA Cup win for Man United
# Comfortable
# Comfortable

Bizarre comedy goal rounds off easy FA Cup win for Man United

Jan 7th 2017, 2:33 PM 9,727 Views 4 Comments

Marcus Rashford scored a brace as the Red Devils were too good for Reading.

As it happened: Man United v Reading, FA Cup
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Man United v Reading, FA Cup

Jan 7th 2017, 12:15 PM 28,886 Views 22 Comments

Wayne Rooney made history as United eased into the fourth round on a return to forget for Reading manager Jaap Stam.

# reading-fc - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Jaap Stam highlights impact of Irish youngster in Reading win
# Praise
# Praise

Jaap Stam highlights impact of Irish youngster in Reading win

Jan 3rd 2017, 11:05 AM 7,864 Views 2 Comments

The Dutch coach was particularly pleased with how the Liam Kelly changed the game yesterday.

# reading-fc - Saturday 22 October, 2016

Support for Ireland underage international after early substitution on debut
# Harsh Lesson
# Harsh Lesson

Support for Ireland underage international after early substitution on debut

Oct 22nd 2016, 10:51 PM 17,051 Views 9 Comments

Liam Kelly endured a baptism of fire as he was taken off after just 28 minutes.

# reading-fc - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

It only took them 437 days, but Aston Villa have finally won an away game
# Long Time Coming
# Long Time Coming

It only took them 437 days, but Aston Villa have finally won an away game

Oct 19th 2016, 10:16 AM 5,466 Views 7 Comments

All hail Steve Bruce.

# reading-fc - Tuesday 20 September, 2016

There was plenty of Irish interest in the League Cup but still no sign of injured Richie Towell
# Green With Envy
# Green With Envy

There was plenty of Irish interest in the League Cup but still no sign of injured Richie Towell

Sep 20th 2016, 10:31 PM 10,134 Views 8 Comments

Daryl Murphy was handed a Newcastle debut by Rafa Benitez.

# reading-fc - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Reading have renamed a stand after 'undisputed club hero' Eamonn Dolan
# Tribute
# Tribute

Reading have renamed a stand after 'undisputed club hero' Eamonn Dolan

Jul 5th 2016, 7:20 PM 6,004 Views 2 Comments

The 48-year-old Irishman passed away after a battle with cancer last month.

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