Reading midfielder Akpan looking forward to Everton return

Reading midfielder Hope Akpan is ready to face former club Everton. Akpan was released by Everton before kickstarting his senior career at Crawley Town.

Reading midfielder Hope Akpan is ready to face former club Everton.

Akpan was released by Everton before kickstarting his senior career at Crawley Town.

"Going back to where I started my career from a young age is going to be exciting, definitely, but I’m a Reading player now and I want to do well for Reading," he said.

"At the end of the day it is just another game so I’ve got to go out with the same mentality as I do every time I play."

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