Reading manager Brian McDermott planning talks with midfielder Danny Guthrie
Brian McDermott is planning talks with Danny Guthrie after he refused to participate in Tuesday's defeat at Sunderland.
Last Updated: 13/12/12 8:35pm
Guthrie has apologised to supporters for withdrawing from the game that saw Reading suffer a 3-0 defeat on Wearside, claiming his "head just wasn't right" and now wants to put the incident behind him.
The 25-year-old has played only six matches since his free transfer from Newcastle in the summer and Royals boss McDermott admits his future at the Madejski Stadium is uncertain.
He said: "I need to speak to him. We need to have a conversation."
Guthrie is reported to have been fined two weeks' wages by Reading for the incident.
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