Shorey is a summer target for West Ham, Aston Villa and Newcastle with the England left-back keen to end his seven-year spell at the Madejski Stadium and remain in the top flight. An £11million parachute payment will ease Reading´s drop into the Coca-Cola Championship but chief executive Nigel Howe insists it also necessary to slash the wage bill.
"Nicky Shorey and a few others will be looked at as potential people to leave," said Howe.
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