Nigel Adkins says it is time to 'move on' from Southampton and wants to focus on keeping Reading in the Premier League.
Reading have appointed Nigel Adkins as their new manager, the Englishman signing a contract until summer 2016.
Alex McCarthy has backed Eamonn Dolan to guide Reading to Premier League safety and be appointed permanent manager.
Brighton have given Gus Poyet permission to speak to Reading over their managerial vacancy, Sky sources understand.
Phil Parkinson has played down the rumours linking him with the vacant managerial position at Reading.
Reading midfielder Jobi McAnuff has paid tribute to Brian McDermott following his departure earlier this week.
Reading owner Anton Zingarevich says the decision to sack Brian McDermott was "the hardest of his life".
Jason Puncheon says he would support Nigel Adkins if he was to return to management with fellow relegation candidates Reading.
Jason Puncheon believes former Southampton boss Nigel Adkins would be a good choice to become new Reading boss.
Sky Sports News understands Roberto Di Matteo is 'unlikely' to be appointed Reading manager.
Lewis Rutledge says Brian McDermott was a victim of his own success following his sacking at Reading.
Paolo di Canio is favourite to be appointed Reading's new manager following the sacking of Brian McDermott
Reading striker Jason Roberts admitted he was sad to hear of Brian McDermott's sacking as manager.
Brian McDermott's sacking is proof of the pressures on Premier League managers, says Andy Hinchcliffe.
Reading striker Jason Roberts believes Brian McDermott has been a victim of his own success.
Reading have sacked Brian McDermott following a dismal run that has left the club joint-bottom of the league.
Pictures from the managerial career of Nigel Adkins after he is announced as the new Reading boss.
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