Reading vs Huddersfield: Preview and Prediction

Reading vs Huddersfield: Preview, Prediction and Betting Tips

Reading vs Huddersfield
League Championship – England
Date: Saturday, 24th September 2016,
Kick-Off: 15:00 UK
Venue: Madejski Stadium.

Reading will look forward to maintain their unbeaten form, as they host the table Leaders Huddersfield at Madejski Stadium on Saturday.

Match Background

Reading extended their unbeaten run to 6 games in all competitions on Tuesday when they defeated Brighton 1-2 on the road. Goals from S. Quin and J Swift in 32nd and 54th minute were enough to hand them victory, despite going down to 10 men 42nd minute when T. Blackett was sent off. Prior to this game, they were unbeaten in their last 4 Championship games, winning Barnsley and Cardiff on the road, also they defeated Ipswich at home and drew Birmingham at home. They will be be full of confidence as they hope for a win to remain in the play-off spot.

The leaders Huddersfield have been superb this season, winning 6 of their 8 games so far. They have lost just a game which was against Brighton & Hove and a draw against Aston Villa. They will enter this game from 2-1 home victory over QPR last Saturday, as K. palmer and Kachunga were on target for the leaders. While Idrissa scored QPR’s only goals in the 76th minute. Huddersfield will prepare to win this game to maintain their top spot.

Reading vs Huddersfield: Head to Head Stats

  • There are no big difference between the two teams in their previous games 19 games, Reading have won 8 games while Huddersfield have won 7 games.
  • Their last 6 games have been shared evenly between them, with both teams winning 2 games each and drawn 2.
  • Their last game was a 3-1 win for Huddersfield, while there last game at Madjeski Stadium was a 5-2 win in favour of Reading.
  • At home, Reading have won 4 games against Huddersfield and lost 2.

Reading vs Huddersfield: Prediction

Both teams have been on a superb performance lately, winning most of their games. Reading are currently unbeaten in their last 6 games in all competitions with 5 win and a draw. They are sitting 8th in the league table with 14 points, 5 points behind their visitors Huddersfield who are currently top of the league.

Huddersfield are unbeaten in 7 of their last 8 games, they have lost 1, drawn 1 and won 6 games. They exited the league cup early which have given them the chance to concentrate sorely in the Championship.

There are no favourites in this game, but Huddersfield will be more prepared as they didn’t take part in the mid week League Cup. Fatigue may play an important role against the home teams who took part in the mid week game.

Reading vs Huddersfield: Bet Tips

Draw no Bet – Huddersfield at 1/1 (2.00)
Under 2.5 goals at 7/10 (1.70).

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