After the massive capture of ex-Manchester United player Jaap Stam as the club’s new manager, there was a fair amount of positivity around the Madejski Stadium before the season started.
He has brought in Premier League champion Liam Moore, Chelsea’s John Swift, PSG winger Yakou Meite and eight other players as he overhauled the squad ahead of what Royals fans are demanding to be a better season than the last, where they finished in just 17th place and only three points ahead of 21st place Rotherham.
With the emergency loan window being scrapped by FIFA, all EFL clubs are only allowed to sign free agents between now a January.
There are one or two positions in the Reading squad a little light, especially when you consider the physicality of this league and the need to have two options in every position.
Reading have had a mixed start, sat in 15th place after two wins, a draw and two defeats.
It’s a long season, and here are THREE free agents that Reading should sign ASAP to help them throughout it…