Reading boss McDermott confident trumping Liverpool for Ince

Reading boss Brian McDermott is convinced they can beat Liverpool for Blackpool winger Thomas Ince. Unlike the Reds, Reading are willing to offer the Seasiders' £6.5 million.

Reading boss Brian McDermott is convinced they can beat Liverpool for Blackpool winger Thomas Ince.

Unlike the Reds, Reading are willing to offer the Seasiders' £6.5 million.

When asked if the transfer would be testament to how far the club have come, McDermott replied: "Yes that's a good point if you consider where we were and where we are now. We do develop players and we've done that over a long period of time. It's testament to what we've done in the past 10-12 years."

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