MO Barrow’s strike salvages point for Reading

Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Gambia international Modou Secka Barrow’s 94th minute strike salvaged point for Reading in their 2-2 draw with Stoke City in the 2018-2019 Sky-Bet English championship league played at the Madejski Stadium on Saturday.

Reading opened the scores in the 42nd minute before Stoke City improved after a poor first-half display and leveled the tally in the 48th-minute.

The visitors took the lead in the 69th minute with a super volley that thundered in via the crossbar but Reading refused to give up, however, after an intricate move on the edge of the Stoke area late on, The Gambia international pounced to salvage the draw for his first goal of the campaign.

“Happy to be back on the pitch today, great fighting spirit today lads. Great assist from my brother Yakou Méïté, Alhamdulillah, #URZ,” Barrow tweeted after the game.

Reading is currently 21st place on the standings with 18 points after twenty league matches.

Author: Arfang M.S. Camara