Monthly Archives: April 2012

Reading 4 Watford 2 (U16s)

Reading 4 Watford 2 (U16s) (29/04/2012) There aren’t many U16s friendlies that attract a crowd of around 12000, and to be honest, it wasn’t the game itself that drew the crowds into the Madejski Stadium on a miserably wet and … Continue reading

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Birmingham 2 Reading 0

Birmingham City 2 Reading 0 (28/04/2012) Not many cities look at the best in the rain, but Birmingham probably needs more of a helping hand in the aesthetic stakes than most. It’s true, Reading doesn’t exactly rival Venice as a … Continue reading

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Harlequins 33 Wasps 17

Harlequins 33 London Wasps 17 (14/04/2012) After surprising myself by enjoying a game of rugby for the first time in my life two weeks ago, I decided to give the game another go, at the much nearer home of Harlequins, … Continue reading

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Brighton 0 Reading 1

Ian Harte’s free kick flashes past the keeper into the net to put Reading 1-0 up. Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Reading 1 (10/04/2012) There are some away wins, most in fact, that are a joy and pleasure to attend. … Continue reading

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Marlow 0 St Neots 0

Marlow 0 St Neots Town 0 (07/04/2012) Having seen fourteen goals in the previous two St Neots Town games I’d been to, this wasn’t the most obvious candidate for a 0-0 draw. St Neots were still top, three points clear … Continue reading

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Bath 6 Northampton 26

Bath Rugby 6 Northampton Saints 26 (31/03/2012) I’ve never been a fan of rugby. I think it dates back to my schooldays, associating the sport with cold and wet Monday mornings, wishing I could be anywhere but on that miserable … Continue reading

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