It has been agreed that Ian Porterfield, who sadly passed away on Tuesday will be marked at this weekends Reading match with Sunderland at the Stadium of Light by a minutes applause.
Porterfield who is a Sunderland legend, also played for and managed Reading for a brief spell, so to show their respect to the man who lost his fight to Colon Cancer this week in addition to the applause both sides will wear black armbands.
A book of condolence has been opened by Sunderland, it can be signed here
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