Football - Roberts misses Chelsea clash

Striker Jason Roberts will sit out Reading's clash with Chelsea, while manager Brian McDermott has a concern over the fitness of Noel Hunt.

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Roberts has a hip problem while forward Hunt picked up an unspecified knock in Saturday's FA Cup win over Sheffield United.

McDermott, who confirmed he was waiting to hear back from Blackpool regarding a bid for Thomas Ince, is unlikely to play new signing Daniel Carrico as he comes to terms with life in England.

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