Reading vs Stoke Predictions & Match Preview

Reading vs Stoke
England – Championship
Date: Saturday, 1st December 2018
Kick-off at 15.00 UK/16.00 CET
Venue: Madejski Stadium (Reading).

Reading hosts Stoke in their 20th match of the English Championship. Stoke is comfortably placed in the mid-table while Reading is struggling to stay above the relegation line.

Stoke occupies the 12th spot in the league table. 26 points from their 19 matches. Six wins, 8 draws and 5 losses. They have a goal difference of zero after scoring as well as conceding 23 goals each.

Reading is 20th in league standings. From their 19 games, they have registered 17 points so far. They won 14 games, drew 5 and lost the remaining 10. They scored 24 goals in the process and conceded 30.

Stoke won their last league match against Derby, at home. The final scoreline was 2-1. Stoke scored their first goal in the 24th minute and the scoreline held till half time.

Derby, the visitors equalized 4 minutes into the second half. But Stoke held their nerves and scored the winner 15 minutes later.

Reading lost their last league game against Leeds. The game had just a single goal. The winner was scored by Dallas in the 60th minute.

Reading did try their best to find an equalizer. But the opposition defense held strong.

Reading vs Stoke Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Stoke won the last head-to-head game between these teams.
  • The score-line was 2-1 in favor of Stoke.
  • Reading has just two wins to their name in their last 10 games.
  • Stoke is on a 6-match unbeaten run.
  • Reading has lost 5 of their last 9 home matches.
  • Stoke is unbeaten on the road in their last 5 attempts.

Reading vs Stoke Prediction

The away team has the highest chance to register three points from this tie. Stoke won the last head-to-head match.

Reading has disappointed their fans this season. They have not been impressive at home as well as on the road. They have just two wins to their name in their last 10 overall games. And at home, they have lost five of their last nine games.

Stoke, on the other hand, has been far better than their opponents. Currently, they are on a six-match unbeaten run and has not tasted a loss in their last five matches on the road.

Stoke will easily win the match and will dominate both the halves.

Reading vs Stoke Betting Tips

  • Stoke to win @ 2.00 (1/1)
  • Half Time/Full Time: Stoke/Stoke @ 3.40 (12/5).

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