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‘Superb’, ‘Too good’ – Plenty of Reading fans heap praise on key man after win over Preston North End

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Reading picked up their first win of the season on Saturday afternoon, as they ran out 2-1 winners over Preston North End.

The Royals took the lead after 28 minutes, as youngster Femi Azeez fired home from close-range, after Josh Laurent’s cross caused North End’s defenders problems.

The visitors found the equaliser with 29 minutes remaining though, as Daniel Johnson scored from the penalty spot, after a handball from Michael Morrison.

John Swift then netted the winner for Veljko Paunovic’s side late on to spark jubilant scenes from the Royals’ supporters, in their first league match at the Select Car Leasing Stadium this term.

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The former Chelsea man has struggled for consistent minutes in recent seasons, having been sidelined through various injury problems, although he seems to have put that behind him nowadays.

Swift’s performance caught the eye on the day, with the midfielder having a Whoscored rating of 8.3, with the midfielder impressing plenty of the club’s supporters.

Many fans took to social media to issue their thoughts on Swift’s performance against Preston North End.

Take a look at the best of the reaction from Twitter below….


Editorial Assistant at Snack Media, writing for Football League World on a regular basis! Sports Journalism graduate from Southampton Solent University.

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