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Reading 2 - 1 Everton

A second-half brace from Adam Le Fondre gave Reading their first Barclays Premier League win of the season at the expense of Everton this afternoon.

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Win is turning point for Reading - McDermott

Brian McDermott believes the club's maiden Barclays Premier League victory of the season is a turning point for the club. The win lifted Reading out of the bottom three. More details and all the latest football news can be found on the ITV Sport site here.

Everyone was saying 'You haven't won, you haven't won' and that can play on people's minds and I obviously know that.

"But all you can do is concentrate on playing the game, enjoying the games and then the results will come because I know with the group we have got there was never any fear that they couldn't do it.

"Certainly as the manager it (the winless streak) is not relevant, all that is relevant is the points you have got on the board.

– Brian McDermott, Reading FC Manager - full coverage on the ITV Sport website here

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