Reading have parted company with manager Brendan Rodgers by mutual consent.
The Royals have endured a difficult season and currently lie 21st in the Coca-Cola Championship, having won only one of 11 home league games.
A brief statement on the club's official website, www.readingfc.co.uk, read: "Following a meeting, the Chairman, the Board of Reading Football Club and Brendan Rodgers have agreed by mutual consent that Brendan Rodgers will leave his position as first-team manager with immediate effect."
It added: "Reading Football Club will make no further comment at this stage."
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