Form (all comps): WLDLD
The Royals will not have new signing Paolo Hurtado in the squad for the visit of Leeds as he awaits a work permit while strikers Dominic Samuel (knee) and Pavel Pogrebnyak are also likely to miss the game. Winger Garath McCleary remains sidelined with a calf injury.
Leeds United FC
Form (all comps): LDWLL
Leeds United midfielder Lewis Cook is suspended after he was red carded in their Capital One Cup defeat at Doncaster. The White's boss Uwe Rosler is expected to make changes to the side that played on Thursday night, after the game went to extra-time and penalties.
Lineups From Last Game
Reading FC: Al Habsi, A. Ferdinand, A. Taylor, McShane, Gunter, Quinn, Robson-Kanu ((Samuel 82) Tshibola 96), Williams, Norwood, Sa (Cox 82), Blackman. Subs not used: Bond, Hector, Obita, Stacey.
Leeds United FC: Turnbull, Berardi, Bellusci, Cooper, Wootton, Taylor, Dallas (Wood 67), Mowatt (Byram 75), Cook, Antenucci, Doukara (Murphy 67). Subs not used: Silvestri, Bamba, Erwin, Phillips.
Sol Bamba is going to be a fantastic leader, Stuart Dallas will be fun to watch, as will Chris Wood. I personally really like Liam Cooper too.
Last Five Meetings
10 Feb 2015: Reading 0-2 Leeds (League Championship)
01 Oct 2014: Leeds 0-0 Reading (League Championship)
11 Mar 2014: Leeds 2-4 Reading (League Championship)
18 Sep 2013: Reading 1-0 Leeds (League Championship)
06 Apr 2012: Reading 2-0 Leeds (League Championship)
Head To Head
Overall - Reading Wins: 6 Draws: 7 Leeds Wins: 6
At Madejski Stadium - Reading Wins: 3 Draws: 4 Leeds Wins: 2
Reading FC 2-0 Leeds United FC