Reading have sacked supervisor Jose Gomes following a poor begin to the Sky Bet Championship season.

The Royals have gained simply two of their 11 video games up to now this season, leaving them within the relegation zone.

An announcement from the membership learn: “Gomes joined the membership on the finish of December 2018 and efficiently steered the membership away from the specter of relegation.

CLUB STATEMENT | Reading Football Club can announce that José Gomes has left his place as first group supervisor


— Reading FC (@ReadingFC) October 9, 2019

“However, following simply two wins within the first 11 league video games in 2019-20, proprietor Mr Yongge Dai has made the troublesome resolution to half firm with Gomes and make a change at first-team stage.

“We wish to sincerely thank Jose for his arduous work throughout his tenure as supervisor at Reading Football Club and we want him the easiest of luck in his future profession.”

Gomes joined Reading in December 2018, leaving Portuguese Primeira Liga aspect Rio Ave to take up the submit.

He changed caretaker supervisor Scott Marshall, who stepped in after Paul Clement was fired.

Reading sack manager Jose Gomes after 10 months in charge
Gomes saved the Royals up final season (Bradley Collyer/PA)

His arrival helped the Royals keep away from relegation, finally ending final season in 20th place, seven factors away from the drop zone.

This season has proved a battle, nevertheless, with the membership solely claiming two Championship victories up to now and presently enduring a seven-game winless streak.

Gomes’ tenure at Reading was his 13th managerial position in 16 years.