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Money, Money .... Money?


Many people are getting excited about the new Premier League TV deal, announced yesterday, and what it means to clubs like Reading. Local media have been sensationalising this as much as possible,...

Reading FC Transfer Rumours - April 20, 2012


After the celebrations of Tuesday night the players still have the task of bring the Championship trophy home to the Madejski Stadium before the season closes a week on Saturday. However fans and...

Pain of Premier League Exile Over


Afternoon, two games left to go in the season but most Royals fans have one eye firmly on next season's Premier League campaign. After the joy of Tuesday night Jamie Butler makes his Tilehurst End...

7 Reasons NOT To Look Forward To Reading FC Being Back In The Premier League


Well, in the interests of balance there always needs be someone who’s the party-pooper that points out that things aren’t quite as golden as everyone’s making out – and as it seems that’s the role...

View From The Town End - Nottingham Forest (H)


Game time is getting ever so close , could we be celebrating through the night by beating Forest and seeing West Ham slip up? Making is hat-trick appearance on the Tilehurst End is Forest fan...

A Royal Abroad - Life Supporting The Royals In The States


We always welcome writing from Royals around the globe and that phrase is particularly appropriate this evening as Brian Willett explains what it's like being a Reading fan on the other side of...

Police Intelligence? Now there’s an oxymoron!


For many Reading supporters returning from watching the team’s stunning win over Southampton to go top of the Championship , the evening was marred by what was waiting for them at Reading Station. B...

A Right Royal Run: Three reasons for Reading's remarkable rise


As we head into the final five games of the season, fully in control of second place and with Southampton in our sights at the top of the table, life as a Reading FC fan is incredibly sweet. When...

Barnsley 0-4 Reading FC- Tykes Trashed by Rampant Royals


Pic from Reading OS A magnificent day for Reading in South Yorkshire on Saturday as we moved three points clear of third placed West Ham with a 4-0 demolition of Barnsley. Royals fan Alex...

Goals, Goals, Goals.


While Reading have been grinding their way up the table, the goals still aren't flowing freely, with Chris Hartley pondering just why that is. Seeing goals is what keeps fans coming back week...

View From The Town End - Derby (A)


The games come thick and fast for the Royals and tonight they hope to break the hearts of Rams fans in Derby! Ahead of tonight's Championship clash Derby fan Pete Odgers, gives us his view on his...

A Takeover Reaction & Hopefully Considered Thoughts


Last week The Tilehurst End's own Jon Keen gave his reaction to the TSI takeover, asking fans to remain patient and to remain cautious until the deal is done with due diligence. Tonight we...

Jay Tabb Q&A


It's been a busy time at Reading FC recently with the TSI Takeover, a few new signings and the games coming thick and fast. The Tilehurst End thought it was time to take a breather and catch up...

More Questions Than Answers - further thoughts on the potential Reading FC takeover


It’s a confusing time to be a Reading supporter. In terms of what’s officially come out of Reading FC, we’ve had two very brief statements on the website and an on-pitch announcement from Sir John...

Reading 1-2 West Brom - A Glimpse Into The Future


Reading Under 18's went out of the cup last night with a 2-1 defeat to West Brom in front of over 1,400 fans at the Madejski Stadium. One of those 1,400 was Rob Langham who is otherwise known as...

Football Aid 2012 Update - There's Still Time To Bid For Your Chance To Play At The Madejski Stadium


The Reading FC Community Trust have once again shown magnificent support and joined forces with Football Aid, allowing football fans the opportunity to grace the hallowed turf and play on their...

Watford 1-2 Reading - Welcome to 2012


Reading: Federici, Harte, Gorkks, Pearce, Cummings, Robson-Kanu, Karacan, Tabb, Kebe (Antonio), Church (Le Fondre), Hunt A big first win of 2012 for the Royals on Saturday in front of the TV...

Time To Panic?!


Let's review our season so far - just briefly - and see what's really going on. 25 games played, 6th place, 39 points from 75 available. Eight points behind league leaders Southampton and 20...

The Best Defence in the League?


It may come as a surprise, but Boxing Day's 3-0 victory over Brighton marked the first time the Royals had kept three consecutive clean sheets since the 27th April 2009, when a Shane Long brace...

Top Ten Reading FC Moments Of 2011 – Part 6: Royals upset promotion favourites


The Scene: King Power Stadium, Leicester: 13th August 2011 Result: Leicester City 0-2 Reading When the fixture list for the upcoming Championship season was published on the 17th June earlier...

Best Reading FC Moments of 2011 – Part 4 Play-off Pandemonium


Football League Championship, Play-Off semi-final second leg The Scene - Cardiff City Stadium, Tuesday May 17th Result : Cardiff City 0 – Reading 3 Part four of our greatest Reading FC moments of...

This one’s a keeper – or is he?


A personal view on Reading’s goalkeeping situation. My favourite Reading player has been getting rave reviews over recent weeks. He’s played a major part in his team’s push towards the play-off...

Best Reading FC Moments of 2011 - Part 3 Kebe's Magic Sinks Sven


The Scene - Madejski Stadium, April 16 Result: Reading 3-1 Leicester Part three of our greatest Reading FC moments of 2011 sees Chris Hartley look at a day when Jimmy Kebe stole the show and...

Blackpool 1-0 Reading - McDermott frustrated as Royals are beaten


Reading: Federici, Cummings, Harte, Pearce, Gorkss, Kebe (Antonio), Robson-Kanu, Leigertwood, Karacan, Church (Manset), Le Fondre Reading’s two game winning run was ended after a frustrating...

Royal Links - Bye Gary - A Tribute To Gary Speed By Simon Richards


Just over a week ago football lost one of it's good guys in Gary Speed. The tributes all week have been moving from up and down the country but I wanted to draw attention to this tribute by...

The Kebe Conundrum


Jimmy Kebe. Sometimes brilliant, sometimes frustrating, sometimes our best player, sometimes our worst, always inconsistent. The 'Malian Magician' has reportedly refused to sign a new contract at...

Nottingham Forest 1-0 Reading - Royals found wanting in uninspiring affair


Reading: Federici, Mills, Gorkks, Pearce, Cummings (Church), Robson-Kanu (Kebe), Leigertwood, Karacan, McAnuff, Manset (Hunt), Le Fondre Who knows, it might be for the best? With every game that...

Crystal Palace 0-0 Reading FC - 8 Unbeaten or 3 wins from 8....


Reading: Federici, Mills, Gorkks, Pearce, Cummings, Robson-Kanu (Kebe), Karacan, Leigertwood, McAnuff, Le Fondre, Church (Hunt) I guess your outlook on this weekend's result and our recent run in...

Take On The Tilehurst End 2011/12 - Week 1


Steve came into the season with a perfect record at FIFA 11. But with the new season here and a new game could he continue the streak and make it 1-0 at FIFA 12? Find out if Steve could lead...

View From The Town End - Derby


Another week and another View From The Town End! This time one of our own contributors, Derby fan Pete Odgers, gives us his view on his team ahead of their trip to the Madejski tomorrow night. H...

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