The game between Reading and Stoke City in the Premier League on 18th August 2012 at 15:00 takes centre stage for FootyMad's preview analysis.

Footymad preview History of the Reading v Stoke City fixture

Reading play host to Stoke City at Madejski Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 23 games played, Royals have recorded 11 wins, and Stoke City have come away with 5 victories.

The last time the two teams met at Reading was back in April 2006, over five years ago, with Reading running out comfortable 3-1 winners in a Championship match.