Charles Watts from GetReading reports on Twitter that Steve Clarke is set to be appointed as the new Reading manager.
Steve Clarke will be confirmed as the next #readingfc manager.— Charles Watts (@charles_watts) December 16, 2014
Expecting everything to be done and dusted by end of play today. #readingfc— Charles Watts (@charles_watts) December 16, 2014
As soon as it's confirmed by the club we'll have much more on the new Royals manager, including a factfile on his career and the West Brom view on their former manager. We'll also continue looking back at the Adkins era, and identifying where it went wrong for him.
In the mean time, let us know your thoughts on the news below. Are you pleased with Steve Clarke as the new man to lead Reading forward? Are you surprised at how quickly it's taken to find our next manager?