Reading face a trip to Queens Park Rangers at Loftus Road on Tuesday evening, hoping to improve upon an average previous return from this fixture. Of the 38 games played, Royals have recorded 10 wins, and Q.P.R. have come away with 18 victories.
The most recent encounter between these two sides was less than a year ago, in January 2009, when they played out a goalless draw in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2008/2009||Sat 31 Jan||Q.P.R.||0 - 0||Reading||CHMP|
|2008/2009||Sat 25 Oct||Reading||0 - 0||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sun 30 Apr||Reading||2 - 1||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Sat 05 Nov||Q.P.R.||1 - 2||Reading||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 05 Mar||Q.P.R.||0 - 0||Reading||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 18 Dec||Reading||1 - 0||Q.P.R.||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Sat 05 Jan||Reading||1 - 0||Q.P.R.||LGE1|
Recent respective form guides
Queens Park Rangers are unbeaten in their last six home games, but have drawn three of them. These high-scoring games have yielded a total of 14 goals for the Rangers, with 6 goals against.
Reading have an average recent record on the road, picking up two good wins, but losing three, from the last six. While the Royals have hit 8 goals, 11 have hit the back of the wrong net.
Q.P.R.'s 17 points from 11 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position. Reading are hovering perilously just above the relegation zone, with 10 points from 12 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Reading have an average recent record on the road, and this could be the reason why Q.P.R. may poach a narrow victory, according to the Madmen. Home win
|Q.P.R.||Unbeaten in the last 12 home games.|
|Reading||5 games since last away draw.|
An overall losing run of 2 games.
No win in the 2 most recent games.