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Danny Welbeck

The boys take on Reading in the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday.

You can find out more about our opponents below:


Reading Full name: Reading Football Club
Manager: Steve Clarke
Club colours: Blue and white hooped shirts, blue shorts, white socks
Nickname:The Royals


Three facts about Reading:

  • Reading are currently 18th in the Championship, having failed to win their last five games.
  • The Royals have only won two of their last 12 games this season.
  • If Arsenal win then they would be set to make their 19th appearance in the FA Cup final.


Simon Cox ReadingSTAR MAN
Simon Cox
Reading have not had the best run recently but one positive has been their hard work rate - and Simon Cox is leading the charge. The industrious Republic of Ireland forward has Premier League experience with West Bromwich Albion and will know what it takes to succeed on the big occasion.