FM Preview: Reading v Peterborough United 29 Nov 2011

Footymad preview History of the Reading v Peterborough United fixture

Reading prepare to entertain Peterborough United at Madejski Stadium on Tuesday evening, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 22 games played, Royals have recorded 11 wins, and Peterborough United have come away with 3 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at Madejski Stadium was just last season, in April 2010, with Reading annihilating their visitors 6-0 in a Championship match.

Recent encounters between the teams

Season Date Team Result Team Comp
2009/2010 Sat 17 Apr Reading 6-0 Peterborough Championship
2009/2010 Sat 19 Sep Peterborough 3 - 2 Reading Championship
2001/2002 Sat 13 Apr Reading 2 - 2 Peterborough League Division Two
2001/2002 Sat 24 Nov Peterborough 1 - 2 Reading League Division Two
2000/2001 Sat 17 Feb Reading 1 - 1 Peterborough League Division Two
2000/2001 Sat 16 Sep Peterborough 1 - 0 Reading League Division Two
1999/2000 Tue 24 Aug Peterborough 1 - 2 Reading League Cup

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Recent respective form guides

Reading have collected 2 wins and 3 draws from their last six home matches. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 5.

Peterborough United have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. The Posh's have scored 9 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 10.

Reading see themselves just below half way in the npower Championship, showing a record of 24 points from their 18 games played so far,

Peterborough United's 24 points from 18 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 12th position.

Current overall team form

Team P W D L F A P
Reading 6 2 2 2 6 6 8
Peterborough United 6 1 2 3 10 12 5

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FootyMad's prediction ...

None of the two sides are showing much worthwhile form at present, so the Madmen can look no further than a single point for the Royals. No-score draw

Sequence statistics

Team Sequences
Reading Not drawn a match in their last 4 .
Peterborough United Not won in previous 3 away matches.
Drawn each of the last 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.

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