Reading midfielder Karacan happy with FA Cup start

Reading midfielder Jem Karacan was happy with his start in their FA Cup defeat at Manchester United. He hopes he did enough to stake a claim for a Premier League start.

Reading midfielder Jem Karacan was happy with his start in their FA Cup defeat at Manchester United.

He hopes he did enough to stake a claim for a Premier League start.

Karacan told the Reading Post: "The competition here is really good, but I hope I have staked my claim to get the shirt back. I want to play every game and that's my aim.

"You dream as a kid about coming to Old Trafford and it was nice to have my family and friends there watching."

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