Watford midfielder Tom Dele-Bashiru is set to join Reading on a season-long loan, according to reports from the Watford Observer. 

Dele-Bashiru's season last year came to a sudden end after he was ruled out in October when he picked up an anterior cruciate ligament injury against the Royals.

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It is understood that Dele-Bashiru will have a medical today, with both clubs having agreed to a season-long loan.

Dele-Bashiru would be the first new arrival of the summer at the club. 

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He has scored one goal in one appearance for the Nigeria U23 squad.