Reading boss McDermott brands Advocaat rumours "sad"

Reading boss Brian McDermott has hit out at talk of PSV Eindhoven coach Dick Advocaat being lined up for his job. Reading have failed to win any of their 10 league games this season.

Reading boss Brian McDermott has hit out at talk of PSV Eindhoven coach Dick Advocaat being lined up for his job.

Reading have failed to win any of their 10 league games this season.

That sparked speculation mega-rich Russian owner Anton Zingarevich has lined up PSV Eindhoven chief Advocaat to take over.

Chief McDermott said: “He’s a decent manager but it’s sad and unsettling to be having conversations like this.

“You’ve got a bunch of people here, absolutely trying their best at the club.”

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