Reading manager Brendan Rodgers' is still looking for a loan striker with the deadline looming fast.

Rodgers needs to bolster his attacking options after his side suffered a spate of injuries, but only has until midnight on Thursday to complete any emergency loan signings.

"I'm still looking for the right type of player who will add something different to the group we already have here," he told the Evening Post.

"I was working hard during the international break, but we have a young squad and it's important that I keep the balance right. I'm looking for a particular type of player."

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