Reading FC are considering a move for former Nottingham Forest left-back Yuri Riberio.

Ribeiro, 24, was released in June following a two-year spell at the City Ground.

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Ribeiro joined Forest from Benfica along with former Royal loanee Alfa Semedo in 2019.

He made 25 appearances in the Championship last season, scoring one goal.

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The former Portuguese youth international is being targetted by the Royals as they attempt to plug the gap left by Omar Richards' departure this summer.