Some Reading fans think the summer Wolverhampton Wanderers target Danny Loader will leave them 'at the first opportunity' despite his message pledging to 'give 100 per cent' after remaining a Royals player.
Rumours then ensued, suggesting that the 18-year-old striker had skipped training on both Thursday and Friday last week.
But he denied those claims in the following Instagram post on Tuesday.
And although his message appears to have won around several of a Reading persuasion, the same cannot be said for everyone.
So, basically I'm leaving at the first opportunity.— Matheus de Andrade (@maffff) August 13, 2019
Very short term thinking. If he were realistic and that ambitious his aim would be to prove himself by cementing a place, try to make us a Prem team and leave as a player that is wanted as a first teamer for a Prem club.
‘Oh and by the way I’ll be gone in January’— JDM (@RFC_Smurf93) August 13, 2019
Having to physically type “I’m still a Reading player” must have been excruciating— joely (@dingjoely) August 13, 2019
Mature statement for an 18 year old but proof will be if he signs a new deal— Tommy (@Tom_RA_Hawthorn) August 13, 2019
Fair enough if Loader didn’t hand in a transfer request, and did train both days mentioned, but that statement signifies he’ll be off with no second thought next time an offer comes in, which isn’t what we want or need at this football club. #readingfc— Jake (@JakeMoore87) August 13, 2019
i think the issue most people have is he is running his contract down to make him a more appealing prospect on a free (pretty much) next summer. i can see why he would do that but i can also see why people find it disrespectful to the club who gave him his opportunity.— pete straw (@pete_straw) August 13, 2019
The fact he could leave on a free shows he gives no **** about us either
— Chris (@HamlinBoi) August 13, 2019
Loader is understood to be in the final year of his contract at Reading, who could no be forced to sell him for a knockdown price - either to a foreign league this summer or an English rival such as Wolves in January.
Should the England youth international leave at the end of his deal next summer then Reading will receive some compensation as long as they have offered him a new one on equal or greater terms.
Will Wolves get their man with Loader?
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