Following a shocking start to the season, Reading FC have begun to establish some form in the league, with Jaap Stam’s side picking up points in recent weeks.
Still a long way off the playoff pace, it appears the Dutchman’s side are still suffering from their disappointment of playoff final defeat to Huddersfield Town, a problem Stam must address very quickly if his side are to challenge for a top-six spot.
Changes must be made in the new year to provide the squad with a boost, and Stam must scour the market to find the correct additions to turn his year around.
Faces may have to depart to make way for new names, with the manager surely keen to trim his squad in the coming weeks.
Unwanted players must be moved on, and this pair could be the first to go…