The former Real Madrid player is due to fly into London to put pen to paper on a three-year deal at the Madjeski Stadium following his release from Alania VladikavkazReal Madrid winger Royston Drenthe is set to join newly relegated Reading, according to the player's agent.
The 26-year-old Dutchman, who spent a spell on loan at Everton during the 2011-12 season, is a free agent following his release from Russian club Alania Vladikavkaz and looks to be manager Nigel Adkins' first major signing of the summer.
|16/1||Carlton Cole is 16/1 with BetVictor to sign for Reading
"He's going to England," Veldwijk told reporters. "He is going to sign the contract and hopefully it will be finished tonight [Monday].
"Everything is going to happen today. The father is going with him to make sure everything is agreed.
"We have a pretty good feeling that everything will be taken care of. He is really excited about it." He added.