Tudors snap up Royals starlet Hyam on loan

Hemel Hempstead Town FC club crest
Hemel Hempstead Town FC club crest

Hemel Hempstead Town have signed Reading U21 defender Dominic Hyam on an initial one month’s loan.

Hyam is a cultured centre-back who joined Reading in 2008 and made his first start for the U18s in the last match of the 2011/12 season against Birmingham.

Dominic Hyam

Dominic Hyam

The 19-year-old has been with the Royals since the age of 12, and he revealed on Twitter that he is looking forward to his stint at Vauxhall Road.

He said: “Happy to sign a short term loan to Hemel FC, will be a good experience!”

The club added: “We would like to welcome Dominic to the club and wish him every success in his spell at Vauxhall Road.”