Jordan Obita

Born: December 8, 1993 (age 23)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: Oxford, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Midfielder
Team: Reading (no. 11)
Jordan Obita
Career History
Senior2011-Reading
Sports Mole has 98 articles about Jordan Obita. Articles 1 to 40:
Jordan Obita of Reading takes on Jesse Lingard of Derby County during the FA Cup Fifth Round match between Derby County and Reading at iPro Stadium on February 14, 2015
Report: Four Championship clubs keen on Reading winger Jordan Obita
Reading winger Jordan Obita is thought to be a transfer target for Middlesbrough, Hull City, Fulham and Birmingham City.
Jul 22, 20:19
Danny Ward in action for Liverpool in 2012
Danny Ward: 'I want to remain at Huddersfield Town'
Liverpool goalkeeper Danny Ward wants to remain at Huddersfield Town next season after helping the Terriers seal promotion to the Premier League.
Jun 8, 20:36
Terriers boss David Wagner watches on during the FA Cup replay between Manchester City and Huddersfield Town on March 1, 2017
Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner to contact Jurgen Klopp over Danny Ward stay
Huddersfield Town boss David Wagner reveals that he will contact his friend Jurgen Klopp about keeping hold of Liverpool goalkeeper Danny Ward.
May 30, 10:15
Terriers boss David Wagner watches on during the FA Cup replay between Manchester City and Huddersfield Town on March 1, 2017
Huddersfield Town's Danny Ward plays down goalkeeping 'heroics'
Huddersfield Town goalkeeper Danny Ward plays down his role in helping the club win the Championship playoff final.
May 29, 19:32
Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner on January 23, 2016
Michael Hefele: 'Huddersfield Town promotion to Premier League is just crazy'
Huddersfield Town defender Michael Hefele speaks of the 'crazy reality' after helping to earn his side promotion into the Premier League via the playoffs.
May 29, 18:11
A general shot of Wembley Stadium before the EFL Cup final between Southampton and Manchester United on February 26, 2017
Team News: Huddersfield Town, Reading unchanged for Championship playoff final
Huddersfield Town and Reading both name unchanged starting lineups for this afternoon's Championship playoff final at Wembley.
May 29, 14:02
Huddersfield Town manager David Wagner watches on during his side's FA Cup fifth round clash with Manchester City at the John Smith's Stadium on February 18, 2017
Preview: Huddersfield Town vs. Reading
Sports Mole previews Monday's Championship playoff final between Huddersfield Town and Reading at Wembley Stadium.
May 28, 16:21
Fulham manager Slavisa Jokanovic pictured on August 5, 2016
Slavisa Jokanovic: 'All to play for in semi-final second leg'
Fulham boss Slavisa Jokanovic warns his player that they "must be ready" for Tuesday's return meeting with Reading, having recovered in the first leg to earn a 1-1 draw.
May 13, 21:37
Reading manager Jaap Stam on August 9, 2016
Jaap Stam defends use of 'negative' tactics in playoff semi-final
Reading manager Jaap Stam hits back at comments made by opposite number Slavisa Jokanovic, claiming that his side's physical approach against Fulham was justified.
May 13, 21:25
Reading manager Jaap Stam on July 29, 2016
Result: Nothing to separate Fulham, Reading in semi-final first leg
Tom Cairney's close-range header to cancel out Jordan Obita's opener leaves Fulham and Reading locked at 1-1 heading into their playoff semi-final second leg.
May 13, 19:27
A general view of Fulham's Craven Cottage football ground in London on December 5, 2011
Team News: Floyd Ayite, Stefan Johansen in for Fulham
Floyd Ayite and Stefan Johansen come into the Fulham XI as they welcome Reading in the first leg of their Championship playoff.
May 13, 16:38
Angers' Jonathan Kodjia runs during a friendly football match between Bordeaux (FCGB) and Angers (SCO) on July 16, 2015
Team News: Jonathan Kodjia fit to start for Aston Villa
Jonathan Kodjia is passed fit to start for Aston Villa as they welcome Reading to Villa Park.
Apr 15, 14:06
Brighton manager Chris Hughton looks on ahead of the Pre Season Friendly between Crawley Town and Brighton & Hove Albion at the Checkatrade.com Stadium on July 22, 2015
Team News: Brighton & Hove Albion unchanged for Reading clash
Chris Hughton names an unchanged Brighton & Hove Albion side for the visit of promotion rivals Reading.
Feb 25, 16:33
Reading manager Steve Clarke looks on ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Fulham and Reading on October 24, 2015
Preview: Reading vs. Bolton Wanderers
Sports Mole previews the Championship clash between Reading and Bolton Wanderers.
Nov 20, 00:52
Reading manager Steve Clarke during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Reading at The Amex Stadium on December 26, 2014
Team News: Five changes for Reading, Kenwyne Jones starts for Cardiff City
Reading make five changes to their side as they travel to Cardiff City.
Nov 7, 14:13
Reading manager Steve Clarke during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Reading at The Amex Stadium on December 26, 2014
Result: Substitute Ola John rescues point for Reading against Huddersfield Town
Substitute Ola John rescues Reading with a late equaliser to secure a 2-2 draw with Huddersfield Town at the Madejski Stadium.
Nov 3, 21:59
Nahki Wells of Huddersfield gets past Jordan Obita of Reading during the FA Cup Third Round match between Huddersfield Town and Reading at Galpharm Stadium on January 3, 2015
Half-Time Report: Jamie Paterson, Nahki Wells goals give Huddersfield Town lead at break
Goals from Jamie Paterson and Nahki Wells cancel out Oliver Norwood's finish to give Huddersfield Town a 2-1 half-time lead against Reading at the Madejski Stadium.
Nov 3, 20:49
Garath McCleary of Reading celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Reading at Ashton Gate on September 19, 2015 in Bristol, England.
Team News: Piazon, Ferdinand, Obita in for Reading to face Huddersfield Town
Reading make three changes from the side which drew to Brighton & Hove Albion last week to face Huddersfield Town.
Nov 3, 19:09
Reading manager Steve Clarke during the Sky Bet Championship match between Brighton and Hove Albion and Reading at The Amex Stadium on December 26, 2014
Team News: Steve Clarke recalls Matej Vydra to Reading side
Reading boss Steve Clarke hands a start to Matej Vydra for the club's trip to Craven Cottage to face Fulham.
Oct 24, 12:40
Nick Blackman of Reading scores his sides first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Reading at Ashton Gate on September 19, 2015
Result: Reading outclass Middlesborugh
Reading beat Middlesbrough 2-0 thanks to goals from Danny Williams and Nick Blackman.
Oct 3, 16:58
Garath McCleary of Reading celebrates scoring his side's second goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Reading at Ashton Gate on September 19, 2015
Result: Reading hold tight to beat Burnley 2-1 at Turf Moor
Reading hold onto a half-time advantage to record a 2-1 victory away to Burnley, replacing the Clarets as the third-placed team in the Championship table.
Sep 26, 17:04
Burnley's English manager Sean Dyche arrives ahead of the English Premier League football match between Burnley and Newcastle United at Turf Moor in Burnley, north west England, on December 2, 2014
Preview: Burnley vs. Reading
Sports Mole checks on the progress of Burnley and Reading ahead of Saturday's meeting at Turf Moor.
Sep 24, 23:08
Diego Poyet in action for West Ham on July 16, 2014
Team News: Diego Poyet starts for MK Dons against Reading
Diego Poyet makes his debut for MK Dons as they travel to Reading in the first ever competitive match between the two sides.
Aug 22, 14:40
Danny Williams of Reading during the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Bolton Wanderers at the Madejski Stadium on December 6, 2014
Result: Reading, Leeds United play out goalless draw in Championship clash
Neither side can find a breakthrough in the 90 minutes in the Championship clash between Reading and Leeds United at the Madejski Stadium.
Aug 16, 16:56
General view of the Madjeski Stadium ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Leicester City at Madejski Stadium on April 14, 2014
Half-Time Report: Goalless between Reading, Leeds United at Madejski Stadium
It is goalless at the break in the Championship fixture between Reading and Leeds United at the Madejski Stadium.
Aug 16, 15:50
Birmingham City's David Cotterill carries the ball forward during a Championship match against Charlton Athletic on October 4, 2014
Result: Birmingham City survive late Reading surge to claim three points
Orlando Sa misses a last-minute penalty as Reading fall to defeat at Birmingham City.
Aug 8, 17:00
General view of the Madjeski Stadium ahead of the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and Leicester City at Madejski Stadium on April 14, 2014
Result: Reading draw ill-tempered friendly with Espanyol
Reading and Espanyol finish with 10 men after an ill-tempered goalless draw at the Madejski Stadium.
Aug 1, 16:55
Derby's Jamie Ward and Reading's Jordan Obita in action during their Championship match on March 15, 2014
Jordan Obita extends Reading stay until 2018
Reading defender Jordan Obita pens a contract extension with the Championship club until 2018.
Jul 30, 18:02
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal celebrates as he scores their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Result: Arsenal reach FA Cup final after Adam Federici error
Arsenal will defend the FA Cup in May's final after Adam Federici's extra-time error cost Reading in a dramatic semi-final which the Gunners won 2-1 at Wembley.
Apr 18, 19:53
Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal shoots past Adam Federici of Reading during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015
Half-Time Report: Alexis Sanchez ends Reading resistance at Wembley
Alexis Sanchez's strike six minutes before the break gives Arsenal a 1-0 half-time lead over Championship Reading in their FA Cup semi-final at Wembley.
Apr 18, 18:09
Arsenal players celebrate victory with the trophy after the FA Cup with Budweiser Final match between Arsenal and Hull City at Wembley Stadium on May 17, 2014
Preview: Arsenal vs. Reading
Sports Mole previews the FA Cup semi-final between holders Arsenal and Championship side Reading, who have never previously reached the final of the competition.
Apr 16, 16:57
Callum Wilson of Bournemouth celebrates as he scores their firat goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and AFC Bournemouth at Madejski Stadium on April 14, 2015
Result: Callum Wilson scores the winner as Bournemouth beat Reading
Callum Wilson's early strike is enough for Bournemouth to beat Reading at the Madejski Stadium.
Apr 14, 21:55
Callum Wilson of Bournemouth celebrates as he scores their firat goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Reading and AFC Bournemouth at Madejski Stadium on April 14, 2015
Half-Time Report: Callum Wilson puts league leaders Bournemouth ahead at Reading
Callum Wilson's early strike gives Bournemouth a 1-0 lead away at Reading in the Championship.
Apr 14, 20:48
Matt Ritchie of Bournemouth celebrates with Callum Wilson as he scores their first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between AFC Bournemouth and Derby County at Goldsands Stadium on February 10, 2015
Team News: Matt Ritchie fit enough to start for Bournemouth at Reading
Matt Ritchie, Callum Wilson and Marc Pugh all overcome injuries to start for Bournemouth in their Championship clash away at Reading.
Apr 14, 19:34
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe during the Pre Season Friendly match between AFC Bournemouth and Southampton at The Goldsands Stadium on July 25, 2014
Preview: Reading vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole looks ahead to leaders Bournemouth's trip to Reading in the Championship.
Apr 13, 15:58
Yoni Buyens of Charlton celebrates scoring the first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Charlton Athletic and Watford at The Valley on September 13, 2014
Result: Yoni Buyens inspires Charlton Athletic to 3-2 win over Reading
Charlton Athletic come from behind to beat Reading 3-2 at The Valley, thanks to a brace from Yoni Buyens.
Mar 21, 16:57
Pavel Pogrebnyak of Reading celebrates his goal during the Sky Bet Championship match between Nottingham Forest and Reading at City Ground on November 29, 2013
Half-Time Report: Pavel Pogrebnyak gives Reading lead at Charlton Athletic
Reading lead Charlton Athletic at half time thanks to a Pavel Pogrebnyak strike.
Mar 21, 15:51
Brighton's Andrew Crofts and Reading's Danny Guthrie in action during their FA Cup third round match on January 4, 2013
Team News: Reading, Brighton & Hove Albion make five changes apiece
Reading and Brighton & Hove Albion make five changes each ahead of their Championship clash at the Madejski Stadium on Tuesday evening.
Mar 10, 19:52
Daniel Williams of Reading battles for the ball with Ben Osborn of Nottingham Forest during the Sky Bet Championship match on February 28, 2015
Result: Nottingham Forest march on under Dougie Freedman
Nottingham Forest make it five wins from six under Dougie Freedman as they comfortably beat Reading 3-0 at the Madejski Stadium.
Feb 28, 16:53
Pavel Pogrebnyak of Reading in action during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Reading at the Boleyn Ground on May 19, 2013
Half-Time Report: Reading and Nottingham Forest fail to find breakthrough
Neither side get on the scoresheet as Reading's clash with Nottingham Forest remains goalless at half time.
Feb 28, 15:52



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