According to news from the Reading Post this morning, Reading have tied down several youth players to new deals. Aaron Tshibola, Sean Long, Shane Griffin, Dan Lincoln and Stuart Moore have all agreed new professional contracts with the club. Professional contracts have also been offered to younger stars Nana Owusu, George McLennan and Rob Dickie.
You can see George McLennan's now famous equaliser against Liverpool in the Youth Cup below, the last goal in a thrilling 4-4 draw at the Madejski Stadium.
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This follows the news from earlier in the week that other youth players have unfortunately not been offered a new deal - Gozie Ugwu, Nick Arnold, Lawson D'Ath, Matt Partridge and Shepherd Murombedzi have all left the club.