Reading manager Jaap Stam signs new two-year deal at the Madejski Stadium

first_img1 Jaap Stam has penned a new two-year deal with Reading Jaap Stam has pledged his future to Reading by signing a new two-year deal at the Madejski Stadium.Stam’s previous contract was due to expire in 2018 but the Dutchman has been rewarded after guiding the Royals to the Championship play-off final, where they were beaten in a penalty shoot-out by Huddersfield.The club’s new majority shareholders Dai Yongge and Dai Xiu Li were keen to ensure 44-year-old Stam was not prised away by other clubs this summer after an impressive debut season in senior management.“My sister and I are absolutely delighted that Jaap Stam has agreed to sign a new contract at Reading Football Club,” Yongge said in quotes published on the club’s official website.“We will support Jaap in helping him to build a squad capable of challenging at the top end of the Championship again in 2017-18 and that support will continue throughout the season as we look forward to the challenge of a brand new season.”last_img read more

Breaking News: Gardai await post mortem after man’s body found

first_imgGardai say they are awaiting the results of a post-mortem after a man’s body was found in the toilets of a fast-food restaurant in Letterkenny today.The man’s body was found by staff of the restaurant this afternoon at around 2.30pm.He had earlier bought food in the restaurant before using the bathroom facilities. Staff immediately alerted the emergency service and ambulance personnel spoke to staff as others rushed to the scene.Medics tried to revive the man but he was pronounced dead at the scene.Gardai have sealed off the scene and are still continuing their investigation into the possible cause of the man’s death.Gardai have viewed CCTV footage as part of their investigation as well as interviewing staff about the man’s last known movements. The man’s remains are expected to be removed to Letterkenny University Hospital where a full post-mortem will be carried out.A Garda spokesman said that they are awaiting the results of the post-mortem to determine what direction their investigation will take.Breaking News: Gardai await post mortem after man’s body found was last modified: January 7th, 2018 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:bodyGardailetterkennypost mortemlast_img read more