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ThatMarcMayo

  • joined Jun 13, 2013
  • last login Jul 13, 2014
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Cardiff-based student following Reading FC for over 10 years.
The Tilehurst End contributer.

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New Owner sets '3 Year' Promotion Target

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Prospective new Reading FC Owner Samrit Bunditkitsada has set a 3 year target for Premiership football, while aiming to keep Nigel Adkins in charge as he focuses on the Royals.

International Report- June 1st

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A look at how the Reading stars on the international scene got on in the last couple of weeks.

*UPDATED* International Update

A look at the Reading players involved in International Action this Summer.

Understanding Raw Roy

Marc Mayo tries to understand Royston Drenthe by scouring the player's history, social media and Reading career.

Fans vote on Greatest Royals Manager & Season

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For the Football Leagues 125th Anniversary fans were polled on our greatest ever manager and season... Here are the results.

Instant Reaction: Royals Sunk At Goldsands

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Our flash report from the 3-1 loss at Bournemouth on Tuesday night.

5 Things: Reading-Huddersfield

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Marc takes a look over the Huddersfield draw from the weekend and picks out 5 points to mull over.

Reading Under 18s Progress in Enthralling Cup Tie

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A back-and-forth 4-4 quarter final with Liverpool saw Reading progress to the FA Youth Cup semi-finals 5-4 on penalties.

5 Things: Brighton 1-1 Reading

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Marc Mayo looks back over the weekend's trip to the south coast and discusses Reading's goalkeepers, strikers, and that boy Drenthe.

International Report- March 6th

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A round-up of the Reading player's who represented their full and youth internationals across the globe.

Safe Standing: The Debate

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The Tilehurst End Regulars and Reading supporters Jon Keen and Marc Mayo debate the pros and cons of safe standing, ahead of its consideration and possible introduction to stadiums across the country.

Do The Club's Fortunes Pick The Players?

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Marc Mayo looks at how the performance of Premier league clubs impacts on the chances of a player being called up to the England squad ahead of Brazil 2014, while taking a look back at examples from 2010 and 2012.

Reading Under 18s Progress in Youth Cup

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The Reading Under 18s side progressed to the Quarter Finals of the FA Youth Cup after a 3-0 win over Accrington Stanley at home on Wednesday night.

Do we have our own Deadly Duo?

Strong form from Pavel Pogrebnyak and Adam Le Fondre for Reading FC has been another note on their recent improvement. But what has brought this about? Marc Mayo looks at how the pair have played together in their time at the club and gives his view.

Pearce Wins Red Card Appeal

Good news for Alex Pearce who has seen his red card against Sheffield Wednesday overturned.

Ipswich Town v Reading: 5 Things

A 2-0 away defeat at out-of-form Ipswich prevented a 3rd win in a row. Moving forward, here is what I think we take from the Portman Road encounter.

Brighton 1-0 Reading: Player Ratings

Out of the FA Cup for another year, the individual player ratings reflect the January blues for Reading after a 1-0 defeat to Brighton.

Brighton 1-0 Reading. Substance Seriously Scarce.

There’s always next year, we tell ourselves every year. This time round that phrase always felt like it might come a bit quicker than we might hope, and thus it proved at the American Express Community Stadium. Losing 1-0 to Brighton via an Andrew Cr

Forest and Charlton: Stats breakdown

With 2 back-to-back wins over Charlton and Nottingham Forest in very different circumstances, it is worth a look to see how the cold-hard stats play out for Reading in early December.

Reading FC International Roundup- November 2013

Chilly winter evenings out watching the football are often the make or break of the modern fan, this week we got a taster of how the players take to the cold, as the international break gave us a smattering of friendlies involving a variety of Readin

Reading FC International Preview- November 2013

The last international break was heralded as the end of our injury woes and the start of a Premiership-bound run up the league table. With that… not exactly what actually happened, let’s hope for better this time round.

Reading FC International Roundup - October 2013

Be sitting comfortably. With Brazil World Cup qualifications coming to an end for the Royals’ internationals, this international report is a bumper affair. From Kansas to Cardiff, via Latvia, here is your Reading FC international report for October.

Reading FC Loan Report- September 25th

Plenty of players are out on loan this month, with goals, assists and injuries across the board as Reading players cover Britain and the globe on various loan moves.

International Preview- September 2013

Leaving this preview until after the transfer deadline day has resulted in fewer changes to the running order than some would have hoped. Yet, there is still a strong contingency of Royals who head overseas to represent their nations this week

Reading FC Loan Report- September 3rd

With the loan window set to reopen in six days time it's likely we'll see a few more loaned out. In the meantime here's a brief look at how our current loanees are doing.

Reading FC Loan Report- August 28th

A quick look at how our game-shy youngsters, want-away fringe players and homesick foreigners are getting along in their loan spells away from the Madejski Stadium.

Reading FC International Roundup- August 2013

We take a quick look at the Reading FC players involved for their countries during this week's international window

Reading FC Loan Report- August 8th

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Here we take a look at how the players Reading have loaned out have gotten on in their early season games.

Position Preview: Goalkeepers and Defenders

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As the old saying goes: attackers win games, defenders win championships. Marc Mayo looks at the back five tasked with keeping clean sheets (and perhaps providing a few at the right end) as the new season looms large.

Solving The Sound

Mark Mayo takes a look at the atmopshere inside the Madejski Stadium, looking at where the current problems are and suggesting ways to improve it.

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