Matej Vydra

Born: May 1, 1992 (age 24)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Chotebor, Czech Republic
Nationality: Czech Republic Czech

Position: Striker
Team: Reading (no. 7) on loan from Watford
Matej Vydra in action against Blackpool on November 24, 2012
Career History
Senior2010-2015Udinese
→ 2011-2012Club Brugge (loan)
→ 2012-2013Watford (loan)
→ 2013-2014West Bromwich Albion (loan)
→ 2014-2015Watford (loan)
2015-Watford
→ 2015-Reading (loan)
International2012-Czech Republic
Sports Mole has 358 articles about Matej Vydra. Articles 1 to 40:
Sweden's forward and team captain Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring his second goal during the Euro 2016 second leg play-off football match between Denmark and Sweden at Parken stadium in Copenhagen on November 17, 2015
Result: Czech Republic hold Sweden to stalemate in Stockholm
Marcus Berg and Matej Vydra are on target as Sweden draw with the Czech Republic at home.
Mar 29, 21:20
Ikechi Anya of Scotland scores past Czech goalkeeper Tomas Koubek on March 24, 2016
Result: Ikechi Anya strikes against Czech Republic as Scotland cause upset in Prague
Ikechi Anya's 10th-minute goal gives Scotland a 1-0 win over Czech Republic in Thursday's international friendly in Prague.
Mar 24, 21:38
Yohan Cabaye of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring his team's first goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and West Ham United at Selhurst Park on October 17, 2015
Result: Crystal Palace rally late on to book FA Cup semi-final spot
Yohan Cabaye and Fraizer Campbell find the net in the final four minutes to help earn Crystal Palace a 2-0 win over Reading in the last eight of the FA Cup.
Mar 11, 21:48
Joe Ledley celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Preview: Reading vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first FA Cup quarter-final of the weekend between Championship side Reading and Crystal Palace of the Premier League.
Mar 10, 14:00
West Bromwich Albion's Welsh Head Coach Tony Pulis gestures from the touchline during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, north west England, on November 7, 20
Preview: Reading vs. West Bromwich Albion
Sports Mole looks ahead to Saturday's FA Cup fifth-round tie between Reading and five-time winners West Bromwich Albion.
Feb 19, 20:34
James Henry in action for Wolves on October 1, 2014
Result: James Henry strike sees Wolverhampton Wanderers past Reading
James Henry scores the only goal of the game as Wolverhampton Wanderers edge past Reading with a 1-0 victory at Molineux.
Dec 26, 19:10
Simon Grayson the manager of Preston North End looks on prior to the Capital One Cup Second Round match between Preston North End and Watford at Deepdale on August 25, 2015
Preview: Preston North End vs. Reading
Sports Mole previews the Championship clash at Deepdale between Preston North End and Reading.
Dec 10, 18:14
Reading manager Steve Clarke looks on ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Reading on October 24, 2015
Preview: Reading vs. Queens Park Rangers
Sports Mole peers ahead to Thursday night's Championship contest as Reading host Queens Park Rangers at the Madejski Stadium.
Dec 2, 01:34
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Result: Nelson Oliviera double hands 10-man Nottingham Forest victory
Nelson Oliviera's double helps Nottingham Forest to a 3-1 victory over Reading at the City Ground.
Nov 28, 16:59
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Half-Time Report: Nottingham Forest come from behind to lead Reading
Chris O'Grady and Nelson Oliviera give Nottingham Forest a 2-1 half-time lead over Reading in the Championship.
Nov 28, 15:48
Dougie Freedman of Nottingham Forest looks on during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Burnley at City Ground on October 20, 2015
Team News: Chris O'Grady, Ben Osborn come in for Nottingham Forest
Dougie Freedman makes two changes to his Nottingham Forest side as they host Reading in the Championship.
Nov 28, 14:17
A general view of Hillsborough on January 05, 2013
Preview: Sheffield Wednesday vs. Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole previews Tuesday night's Championship match between Sheffield Wednesday and Brighton & Hove Albion.
Nov 2, 15:34
Reading manager Steve Clarke during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Reading at The Amex Stadium on December 26, 2014
Result: Matej Vydra goal earns Reading draw against Brighton & Hove Albion
Reading hold Championship leaders Brighton & Hove Albion to a 1-1 draw after a late equaliser from Matej Vydra.
Oct 31, 16:56
Reading manager Steve Clarke during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Reading at The Amex Stadium on December 26, 2014
Half-Time Report: Reading, Brighton & Hove Albion goalless at break
Reading and Championship leaders Brighton & Hove Albion go into half time without the deadlock being broken in their match at the Madejski Stadium.
Oct 31, 15:53
A general view of the Madejski Stadium, home to Reading FC, on December 10, 2011
Preview: Reading vs. Brighton & Hove Albion
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Championship clash between league leaders Brighton & Hove Albion and fellow promotion chasers Reading.
Oct 29, 20:47
Troy Deeney of Watford celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Watford at Britannia Stadium on October 24, 2015
Live Commentary: Stoke City vs. Watford - as it happened
Relive all the action as Troy Deeney and Almen Abdi fire Watford to a 2-0 win at Stoke City in the Premier League with Sports Mole's text commentary.
Oct 24, 13:59
Reading manager Steve Clarke during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Reading at The Amex Stadium on December 26, 2014
Team News: Steve Clarke recalls Matej Vydra to Reading side
Reading boss Steve Clarke hands a start to Matej Vydra for the club's trip to Craven Cottage to face Fulham.
Oct 24, 12:40
Reading players celebrate during the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Middlesbrough at Madejski Stadium on October 3, 2015
Preview: Rotherham United vs. Reading
Sports Mole previews the Championship clash between Rotherham United and Reading at The New York Stadium.
Oct 19, 22:48
Reading manager Steve Clarke during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Reading at The Amex Stadium on December 26, 2014
Team News: Orlando Sa returns for Reading after three-game ban
Reading welcome back striker Orlando Sa for today's Championship game with Middlesbrough.
Oct 3, 14:13
Middlesbrough's David Nugent celebrates with goalscorer of goal number three, Middlesbrough's Diego Fabbrini, during the Sky Bet Championship match between Middlesbrough and Leeds United at the Riverside on September 27, 2015
Preview: Reading vs. Middlesbrough
Sports Mole previews the Championship match between Reading and Middlesbrough at the Madejski Stadium.
Oct 1, 14:57
Andre Gray of Burnley during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Burnley at Ashton Gate on August 29, 2015 in Bristol, England.
Team News: Andre Gray out injured for Burnley, Matej Vydra not in Reading squad
Burnley's top scorer Andre Gray does not make the bench for their clash with Reading due to injury as Rouwen Hennings starts up front, while Matej Vydra is out for Reading.
Sep 26, 14:11
Matej Vydra of Watford scores the teams first goal of the game during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Millwall at Vicarage Road on November 01, 2014
Agent: 'Reading overpaid for Matej Vydra, Brighton just missed out'
Matej Vydra's agent claims that Reading overpaid for his client's services, while stating that Brighton & Hove Albion came close to signing the striker.
Sep 25, 11:06
Garath McCleary of Reading celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Reading at Ashton Gate on September 19, 2015
Result: Reading pile misery on struggling Bristol City
Reading pile the misery on struggling Bristol City with a 2-0 win at Ashton Gate.
Sep 19, 16:59
Manager Steve Cotterill of Bristol City applauds the crowd as he walks out for the Sky Bet League One match between Bristol City and Walsall at Ashton Gate on May 3, 2015
Team News: Bristol City unchanged for Reading visit
Bristol City boss Steve Cotterill names an unchanged side for the visit of Reading in the Championship.
Sep 19, 14:07
Manager Steve Cotterill of Bristol City applauds the crowd as he walks out for the Sky Bet League One match between Bristol City and Walsall at Ashton Gate on May 3, 2015
Preview: Bristol City vs. Reading
Sports Mole previews the Championship encounter between Bristol City and Reading.
Sep 18, 01:02
General view of the Madjeski Stadium ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Leicester City at Madejski Stadium on April 14, 2014
Half-Time Report: Derby County level with 10-man Reading
Reading's Orlando Sa is red-carded before half time in their game with Derby County.
Sep 15, 20:53
Reading manager Steve Clarke during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Reading at The Amex Stadium on December 26, 2014
Preview: Reading vs. Derby County
Sports Mole previews the Championship encounter between Reading and Derby County.
Sep 15, 00:35
Birmingham City striker Clayton Donaldson dribbles with the ball during a Championship match against Millwall on February 10, 2015
Sports Mole's Championship Team of the Week
Sports Mole chooses its best Championship XI following the conclusion of the sixth round of fixtures this weekend.
Sep 13, 19:39
Uwe Rosler manager of Leeds United reacts during the Sky Bet Championship match between Leeds United and Burnley at Elland Road on August 8, 2015
Five Championship talking points from matchday six
Sports Mole looks back at this weekend's Championship action to pick out five of the biggest talking points.
Sep 13, 14:37
General view of the Madjeski Stadium ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Leicester City at Madejski Stadium on April 14, 2014
Result: Orlando Sa hat-trick leads Reading rout
A hat-trick from Orlando Sa leads Reading to an emphatic 5-1 win over Ipswich Town at the Madejski Stadium in the Championship.
Sep 11, 21:54
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Half-Time Report: Orlando Sa fires Reading ahead
Orlando Sa scores twice in the first half to give Reading a 2-1 lead over Ipswich Town at the Madejski Stadium.
Sep 11, 20:49
Matej Vydra of Watford celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Sheffield Wednesday at Vicarage Road on May 2, 2015
Team News: Matej Vydra makes Reading debut
Matej Vydra will make his debut for Reading in their Championship match against Ipswich Town at the Madejski Stadium.
Sep 11, 19:11
Watford's Spanish manager Quique Sanchez Flores looks on during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Watford at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England on August 29, 2015
Matej Vydra 'failed to adapt' to Quique Flores's style
Watford manager Quique Flores reveals that Matej Vydra left the club on loan as he failed to adapt his style of play.
Sep 10, 15:00
View of the pitch and stands inside The Madejski Stadium before the English Premier League football match between Reading and Fulham at at The Madejski Stadium, in Reading, England on October 27, 201
Preview: Reading vs. Ipswich Town
Sports Mole looks ahead to Friday night at the Madejski Stadium as Championship football returns after the international break with Reading against Ipswich Town.
Sep 10, 14:44
Matej Vydra of Watford celebrates after scoring to make it 2-0 during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Watford at Amex Stadium on April 25, 2015
Matej Vydra to wear No.7 shirt at Reading
Reading confirm that loan signing Matej Vydra will wear the No.7 shirt, while Lucas Piazon and Ola John will respectively wear 17 and 20.
Sep 4, 10:16
Benfica's Dutch forward Ola John reacts during the Portuguese league football match FC Arouca vs SL Benfica at the Municipal de Arouca stadium in Aveiro on August 23, 2015
Reading confirm Ola John signing
Reading confirm the signing of Dutch international winger Ola John on a season-long loan from Reading.
Sep 1, 19:42
Matej Vydra of Watford celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Watford and Sheffield Wednesday at Vicarage Road on May 2, 2015
Steve Clarke: Matej Vydra was "my priority target"
Reading manager Steve Clarke reveals that Matej Vydra was his priority transfer target after the Watford striker joined the Royals on a season-long loan on Tuesday.
Sep 1, 19:35
Matej Vydra of Watford celebrates after scoring to make it 2-0 during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Watford at Amex Stadium on April 25, 2015
Watford loan Matej Vydra to Reading
Reading announce the season-long loan signing of Czech Republic striker Matej Vydra from Watford.
Sep 1, 18:49
Matej Vydra of Watford celebrates after scoring to make it 2-0 during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Watford at Amex Stadium on April 25, 2015
Watford forward Matej Vydra nearing Reading loan move?
Watford forward Matej Vydra is reportedly nearing a season-long loan move to Reading.
Sep 1, 11:16
Roma's forward Victor Ibarbo fights for the ball with Torino's midfielder Alessandro Gazzi during the Italian Serie A football match Torino Vs AS Roma on April 12, 2015
Report: Roma forward Victor Ibarbo to join Watford on loan
Watford are to sign Roma striker Victor Ibarbo on loan, according to reports.
Sep 1, 06:44
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Middlesbrough452610962303288
2Burnley442415568353387
3Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton442415570403087
4Hull City4523111164343080
5Derby CountyDerby442114965412477
6Sheffield WednesdaySheff Weds451917965432274
7Cardiff CityCardiff451716125550567
8Ipswich TownIpswich451715135251166
9Birmingham CityBirmingham451614155248462
10Brentford45188196766162
11Preston North EndPreston451516144444061
12Leeds UnitedLeeds451416154957-858
13Queens Park RangersQPR441318135353057
14Wolverhampton WanderersWolves451316165157-655
15Blackburn RoversBlackburn451216174345-252
16Reading451313195156-552
17Nottingham ForestNott'm Forest451216174146-552
18Bristol City451313195470-1652
19Huddersfield TownHuddersfield451312205865-751
20Rotherham UnitedRotherham451310225266-1449
21Fulham451115196579-1448
RCharlton AthleticCharlton45913234077-3740
RMK Dons45912243867-2939
RBolton WanderersBolton45515254180-3930