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Royals News Bites 19th February

A summary of the press excitement following the 3-1 win at Loftus Road.

Mark Thompson

Gorkss ban rescinded – Reading Official Site

Reading have successfully appealed Kaspars Gorkss’s red card against QPR. His 4 match ban has been withdrawn and he can now play against Blackburn, Yeovil, Brighton and Leeds

Man of the match McCleary says we were superb – Reading Official Site

Garath McCleary says how we "dug in" following Gorkss’s red card was "brilliant", and it was "pleasing" to bag a win against a side really pushing for promotion. The winger also explains how Alfie has been trying to argue his wonder goal was actually meant to be a cross for the front man!

‘Arry says we were best – Reading Official Site

QPR boss Harry Redknapp says his side lost to a "bright" team with "more energy", and we were worthy of our win.

Adkins: Goals all over the team – Reading Chronicle

The boss says our good shape and spirit helps goals flow throughout our squad and has propelled us into this "vein of form". He also runs through all three of the goals v QPR, and claims he get so excited about goals of the calibre of McCleary’s.

McCleary v QPR and more – a look at 10 of the best goals as voted by Royals fans

From Seol Ki Hyeon and the Sig, to the currently controversial Kevin Doyle, the clips in this article are well worth a look.

There won’t be a repeat of Anton – BBC Sport

After years of searching for the ‘right buyer’, the Anton Zingarevich fiasco has led John Madejski to stress that he will not make "the same mistake again" and sell to a buyer "who does not see the whole thing through". He also hints that foreign investors do not understand the demands of being an owner of a British club.