Reeves leaves QPR scouting role

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Kevin Reeves is leaving his scouting role at QPR.

Reeves joined the club in 2017 as part of a newly-formed scouting set-up headed by Gary Penrice.

The former England international, who played for Manchester City and Norwich, had previously worked with Penrice at Everton and Wigan.

He scouted for Stoke and had a similar role at Swansea where he worked for Roberto Martinez, who subsequently took him to Wigan and then Everton.

Four things about Kevin Reeves

At Swansea, he played a major role in the club’s signings of Angel Rangel, Jordi Gomez and Ferrie Bodde

At Wigan, he was largely responsible for the signings of James McArthur, James McCarthy and Arouna Kone

• He has frequently scouted in Scotland, alerting Swansea to Jason Scotland, who was at St Johnstone, and Wigan to McArthur and McCarthy, who were both at Hamilton

Reeves was a Manchester City team-mate of former QPR star Clive Wilson