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First Reading FC TV Fixture Announced

Reading's game with Ipswich Town will be broadcast live on Sky Sports after the first wave of televised fixtures were announced on Tuesday morning.

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The match at the Madejski Stadium will now take place on Friday September 11 at 8pm, one of a few Saturday kick-offs to a Friday night in the 2015/16 season.

The reverse fixture last season, another early season game, finished 1-0 to Reading after Jake Taylor's first league goal for the club. The last meeting between the sides also finished 1-0 to the Royals thanks to Jamie Mackie's early strike.

FA Cup games aside, Reading were only broadcast live from the Championship twice; the 3-3 draw with Wolves in the first months of the season and the last day victory away to Derby County as the Rams chased the play-offs. The next batch of televised games will be announced in July.