Southampton have beaten Reading to the signature of Arsenal under-18 winger Nathan Tella, who was being released by the Gunners.
Reading captain Paul McShane admits Jaap Stam has transformed a squad that "downed tools" at the end of last season.
It's that unfortunate time of year where international football takes priority, but eight Royals will be jetting off to play for their country this week.
Chris Gunter will hit a Wales caps landmark on Friday - but he really wants is a first international goal. Gunter will draw level with Craig Bellamy on 78 caps against the Republic of Ireland on Friday night.
West Ham's hopes of recalling Reece Oxford from his Reading loan to cover for Winston Reid's injury have been dashed.
London Irish will keep playing at Reading's Madejski Stadium in 2017-18, even if they miss out on Championship promotion.
We take a look at some of the talking points after the win at Sheffield Wednesday on Friday night, especially where it leaves our play-off hopes
Reading are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.