Reading v Everton Match Preview

Footymad preview History of the Reading v Everton fixture

The last time the two teams met at Reading was back in August 2007, over five years ago, the Royals carving out a narrow 1-0 victory in a Premier League match.

Recent encounters between the teams

2010/2011 Tue 01 Mar Everton 0 - 1 Reading F.A. Cup
2007/2008 Sat 09 Feb Everton 1 - 0 Reading Premier League
2007/2008 Sat 18 Aug Reading 1-0 Everton Premier League
2006/2007 Sun 14 Jan Everton 1 - 1 Reading Premiership
2006/2007 Sat 23 Dec Reading 0 - 2 Everton Premiership
1973/1974 Mon 08 Oct Everton 1 - 0 Reading League Cup
1930/1931 Sat 07 Mar Everton 3 - 2 Reading Second Division

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Recent respective form guides

Reading have only collected 1 win and 3 draws from the last six home games played. While Royals have scored 14, a worringly large 17 have been leaked at the other end.

Everton's away form is none too clever either, collecting 1 win and 3 draws from the last six played. A generous 9 goals have been both scored and conceded in this period.

Reading are stuck down in the relegation zone of Barclays Premier League with a return of just 6 points from their 10 games thus far.

Everton's total of 20 points from their 11 games sees them sitting in the playoff places in Barclays Premier League.

Current overall team form

Reading 6 0 4 2 11 14 4
Everton 6 2 4 0 12 9 10

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FootyMad's prediction ...

Nothing seems to be going right for the Royals at home recently, and we can see no immediate turn around in fortunes as the Toffees come away with an easy victory. Away win

Sequence statistics

Reading Failed to win in previous 5 home matches.
Drawn each of their last 2 games.
Not won in the 7 most recent games.
Everton Previous 3 away games have finished all-square.
Not won in previous 4 away matches.
7 games since last defeat.

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