Reading have sacked Paul Clement following a poor run of form that has seen the club win only five of their first 22 games this season.

In a statement released the club announced Clement had left as manager "with immediate effect". The former Chelsea assistant manager had been in charge for less than nine months.

Reading Football Club can announce that Paul Clement has left his position as manager of the club with immediate effect.

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Reading fans have taken to social media to share their views on Clement's departure.