Joey van den Berg: Reading midfielder joins NEC Nijmegen on season-long loan

Joey van den Berg made 34 appearances for Reading last season
Joey van den Berg made 34 appearances for Reading last season

Reading midfielder Joey van den Berg has joined Dutch second-tier side NEC Nijmegen on a season-long loan deal.

The 32-year-old joined Reading on a free transfer from Heerenveen in June 2016 and went on to make 68 appearances during two seasons with the Royals.

Van den Berg initially joined on a two-year deal but signed a year extension with the club during last season.

The former PEC Zwolle and Go Ahead Eagles midfielder scored twice during his time with the Championship club.

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