Paul Clement will be hoping to emulate Jaap Stam’s first season season in charge.
Last season was hugely disappointing season for Royals fans because it was in complete contrast to the season before when they lost in the Championship Play-Off Final.
Stam was unable to build on his initial success, and he ended up losing his job as Reading edged closer to the relegation places.
Clement was his replacement but his tenure hasn’t been full of excitement so far even though he did guide them away from the bottom three.
This squad still has a heavy influence from his predecessor, so he will need to make personnel changes in order to make his mark.
Here are five strikers he should be considering as potential transfer targets…
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