Reading are ready to welcome Plymouth Argyle to Madejski Stadium on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 29 games played, Royals have recorded 11 wins, and Plymouth Arg. have come away with 10 victories.
The previous match played between the two at Madejski Stadium was more than three years back, in August 2005, with Plymouth Arg. inflicting a narrow 1-2 defeat upon the Royals in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2005/2006||Sat 26 Nov||Plymouth Arg.||0 - 2||Reading||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 06 Aug||Reading||1-2||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Feb||Reading||0 - 0||Plymouth Arg.||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Tue 02 Nov||Plymouth Arg.||2 - 2||Reading||CHMP|
|1999/2000||Tue 21 Dec||Plymouth Arg.||1 - 0||Reading||FAC|
|1999/2000||Sat 11 Dec||Reading||1 - 1||Plymouth Arg.||FAC|
|1993/1994||Sat 12 Mar||Plymouth Arg.||3 - 1||Reading||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Reading have managed to pick up just two wins from their last six home games, losing three, Only 5 goals have been registered in this time, with 6 in the wrong end.
The away form of Plymouth Arg. is pretty dire, accumulating just 1 victory and 1 draw from their last six played. While the Pilgrims have hit 4 goals, 9 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Reading see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola Championship, showing a record of 1 points from their 1 games played so far, Plymouth Arg.'s 1 points from 1 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
FootyMad's prediction ...
Its not been a very profitable last few weeks for Reading, and I'm afraid the Footymad team cannot see it getting too much better here. Look no further than honours being even at the end of this one. No-score draw
|Reading||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 3 home matches.
Unbeaten run of 3 matches.
|Plymouth Arg.||Lost each of the previous 2 away matches.|
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
No win in the 3 most recent games.