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TOTW: Inconsistent Royals and #HooliHoops

In a dramatic couple of weeks, the Royals have been infuriatingly inconsistent on the pitch and (supposedly) hooligans off of it. Here, though, we bring you the best of the tweets from the past fortnight, completely consistent and wonderfully gentle.

Richard Heathcote

We begin way back on March 13, where we can see a glimpse into the work the Royals are doing over in India.

Injured midfielder Jemba says that we could soon be seeing a whole XI made up of academy players.

BADGEMAN.

TAKEOVER NEWS.

Former academy player Bignall signs for Basingstoke.

Roberts retires.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Reading Football Club can confirm that our striker <a href="https://twitter.com/JasonRoberts30">@JasonRoberts30</a> will be retiring from football when his contract ends this summer.</p>&mdash; Reading FC (@ReadingFC) <a href="https://twitter.com/ReadingFC/statuses/446678011040260096">March 20, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Thank you <a href="https://twitter.com/ReadingFC">@ReadingFC</a> for your continued support..what we achieved in 2012 will live with me forever..I&#39;m extremely proud of what we achieved</p>&mdash; Jason Roberts (@JasonRoberts30) <a href="https://twitter.com/JasonRoberts30/statuses/446713914622230528">March 20, 2014</a></blockquote>

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#HooliHoops.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Reading FC sever ties with Reading Chronicle (<a href="https://twitter.com/rdgchronicle">@rdgchronicle</a>) after front page linked Hillsborough and hooliganism <a href="http://t.co/NKFXZ6KhA9">pic.twitter.com/NKFXZ6KhA9</a></p>&mdash; Kieran Gill (@kie1410) <a href="https://twitter.com/kie1410/statuses/446724774039797760">March 20, 2014</a></blockquote>

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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Open letter from Chairman Sir John Madejski: <a href="http://t.co/oZE8vA72hn">http://t.co/oZE8vA72hn</a></p>&mdash; Reading FC (@ReadingFC) <a href="https://twitter.com/ReadingFC/statuses/446710625310621696">March 20, 2014</a></blockquote>

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Nostalgia.

McAnuff brace.

Former Royal scores the winner for Spurs. How we could do with some of his inspiration.

Royals interested in El Clasico—along with everyone else.

Manchester derby v Reading-Barnsley. Hmmm.

Give us Hope, Akpan.

We'll end on a positive: yet more Reading academy joy!