Reading vs Ipswich Predictions & Match Preview

Reading vs Ipswich
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 10th November 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/ 16.00 CET
Venue: Madejski Stadium (Reading).

Two teams trying to get themselves free from the relegation zone, battle it out in the seventeenth round of the Championship, at the Madejski Stadium this Saturday.

Reading comes into this match after an absolute thriller at home last weekend against Bristol City. In a game where the fortunes shifted like a see-saw, final victory belonged to the hosts. The first half saw four goals. Reading went ahead two times, and on both occasions, Bristol found an equalizer. But late into the second half, Reading did find the winner. The final scoreline read 3-2.

Ipswich lost a chance to register three points from a match for a change last weekend against Preston, at home. The hosts went ahead at the end of the first half, courtesy a penalty. And they were able to hold on to the lead till the 74th minute before Preston fired back. The match ended in a 1-1 draw. Ipswich couldn’t capitalize on the man-advantage, as Maxwell was sent off for Preston.

Reading vs Ipswich Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Eight of the last ten wins belonged to the home side, in head-to-head matches.
  • Five of the last six matches between the two sides saw over 2.5 match goals.
  • Eight of last 11 of Reading’s matches saw both teams getting on the scoresheet.
  • Ipswich has just one win to their name in their last 18 matches.
  • At the Madejski Stadium, Reading has won six of the last seven matches against Ipswich.
  • Ipswich has won just once in their last nine ties on the road.

Reading vs Ipswich Prediction

The home side has consistently come out the winner in head-to-head ties, and the trend will most likely continue this match too. Also, at the Madejski, Reading has won six of last seven games against this opponent.

Ipswich is currently going through the worst patch of games, of any team in the league. In their last 18 matches, they have registered just one win. On the road, they have won only once in last nine attempts.

Expect Reading to survive this match without a loss.

A lot of goals will be scored as two fierce rivals lock horns. Five of the last six matches between the sides saw the scoresheet with more than 2.5 match goals.

Reading vs Ipswich Betting Tips

  • Reading: Draw No Bet @ 1.62 (5/8)
  • Over 2.5 match goals @ 2.10 (11/10).