The Club will not expand Madejski Stadium's capacity until next year at the earliest.
We have planning permission in place to increase the capacity to around 30,000, but work will not begin before the summer of 2009.
Chief Executive Nigel Howe told readingfc.co.uk, "Work will not start until the summer of 2009 at the earliest, whatever division we are in.
"From day one, we've said there's no point expanding if we don't maintain our place in the Premier League.
Given Reading's form and inability to sell out a 25,000 seat stadium for anything other than the big four, this is most prudent.
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