Reading travel to take on Sunderland at Stadium of Light on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 8 games played, Royals have recorded 2 wins, and Sunderland have come away with 3 victories.

Footymad preview History of the Sunderland v Reading fixture

The last time the two teams met at Sunderland was back in September 2007, over five years ago, the Black Cats carving out a narrow 2-1 victory in a Premier League match.