Joao Virginia: Reading sign goalkeeper on season-long loan from Everton

Joao Virginia was part of Portugal's squad for the 2016 Rio Olympics
Joao Virginia was part of Portugal's squad for the 2016 Rio Olympics

Reading have signed goalkeeper Joao Virginia on a season-long loan from Premier League side Everton.

The 19-year-old joined Everton from Arsenal in the summer of 2018 and helped their Under-23s side win the double in his debut season at the club.

Prior to joining the Toffees, Virginia helped Portugal to victory in the 2018 European Under-19 Championship.

After starting his career with Benfica, he was also part of Portugal's squad at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio.

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