Reading seek Brighton permission for Poyet talks

Reading have approached Brighton for permission to speak to manager Gus Poyet.

Reading have approached Brighton for permission to speak to manager Gus Poyet.

The Mirror says Reading admire the job that Uruguayan former Chelsea and Spurs midfielder Poyet has done in building a promotion-chasing Championship side on the south coast.

It is emerging that Reading did not have a successor lined-up when they sacked Brian McDermott on Monday , just 33 days after he won Premier League manager of the Month for January.

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