2021/22 Analysis & Opinion
All the analysis and opinion content we had about Reading in the 2021/22 season.
Paul Ince and Mark Bowen have been confirmed as the dream team who will lead Reading on the pitch and behind the scenes next season.
Reading’s 26 out-of-contract players: who’s staying and who’s going?
We delved into the numbers behind managerial appointments in the second tier over the last five years.
In a rehash of last year’s Musings on the same topic, let’s look at the key takeaways Reading must take from this season: on and off the pitch.
On and off the pitch, this season was bizarre, stressful and hard to get your head around.
Vision, Communication And Reconciliation: What Should Have Already Happened And What Are The Next Steps?
Have we already harmed our chances of having a good summer? Adam takes an idealistic view of what should have happened already...
Reading’s former and current managers have made clear their views on how the club’s run behind the scenes.
Losing Rino and Yaks shouldn’t take away from how much better the injury situation is now than it was a few months ago.
There's been little to no new-manager bounce for results or performances under the new gaffer.
A managerial appointment and an upturn in form won’t be enough.
A deep dive into the managerial career of Reading’s new interim boss.
Sim explains why the Rino/Laurent double-pivot 4-2-3-1 system should make a comeback, and how Reading can improve on it with a few tweaks.
For Sim, Reading FC’s answer on this topic in the STAR SDM wasn’t sufficient - but the club still has the opportunity to provide much-needed clarity.