Reading prepare to entertain Rotherham United at Madjeski Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Royals are clearly on top, winning 12 and drawing 6 of the 19 games played.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Madjeski Stadium was less than a year ago, in August 2003, when they played out a goalless draw in a League Division One match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2003/2004||Sat 07 Feb||Rotherham U.||5 - 1||Reading||LD1|
|2003/2004||Mon 25 Aug||Reading||0-0||Rotherham U.||LD1|
|2002/2003||Sat 22 Feb||Reading||3 - 0||Rotherham U.||LD1|
|2002/2003||Sat 07 Sep||Rotherham U.||0 - 0||Reading||LD1|
|2000/2001||Sat 03 Mar||Reading||2 - 0||Rotherham U.||LD2|
|2000/2001||Sat 30 Sep||Rotherham U.||1 - 3||Reading||LD2|
|1993/1994||Sat 16 Apr||Reading||0 - 0||Rotherham U.||LD2|
Recent respective form guides
Reading have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. The goals for column just outweighs the goals against over this period, 7 to 6.
Rotherham U. have an average recent record on the road, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. The The Millers's have scored 6 goals in these games, but conceded an alarming 7.
Reading are just outside the promotion places, in 4th, having taken 6 points from 3 games. Rotherham U. find themselves struggling down in 18th position in the league having picked up 3 points from their 3 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Its a close one to call, but I think that Royals's reasonable showing at home is going to see them scrape past Rotherham U.. Home Win
|Reading||Unbeaten in the last 3 home games.|
Not drawn a match in their last 6 .
|Rotherham U.||Not won in previous 3 away matches.|
Drawn each of the last 3 games.
No win in the 4 most recent games.