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Reading FC: 2015/16 Season In Numbers

We scour the best and the worst of the stats to give a summary of the Royals' campaign, via WhoScored.

Look, there's one!
Look, there's one!
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The Team

17 - Reading's final position in the table

27 - Days spent in third-place, our third-highest in the division.

25 - Goals scored at home, the sixth-lowest in the league.

39 - Goals conceded away from home, the fourth-highest in the league.

1 - Points picked up in final seven league games.

21 - Points picked up in first 11 league games.

7 - Number of minutes it took Fulham to score three goals against Reading after going 2-0 down at Craven Cottage in October.

1 - Number of wins Reading bagged in the eight games proceeding the Fulham defeat.

The Players

11 - Goals scored by Nick Blackman, Reading's top-scorer in 2015/16.

0 - Goals scored by Nick Blackman for Derby since moving for £3 million in January.

3.7 - Shots per game by Nick Blackman, the highest of any player in the division.

86.3% - Danny Williams' pass success rate, the sixth-highest in the division.

8.8 - Aerial duels won per home game by Yann Kermorgant, the highest in the division.

7 - Yellow cards earned by Chris Gunter away from home, the joint-third highest in the division.

7.8 - Clearances per away game made by Jake Cooper, the joint-sixth highest in the division.

2.7 - Key passes per home game made by Oli Norwood, the joint-third highest in the division. At 2.2, he had the second-highest away from home.

64.5 - Average passes per game by Oli Norwood the second-highest in the division.

66 - Number of on-pitch minutes between Orlando Sa sealing his hat-trick versus Ipswich to getting sent off against Derby.

11 - Number of full 90 minute appearances Matej Vydra failed to score in.

3 - Times Danny Williams was assisted by Hal Robson-Kanu in goalscoring.

2010 - The year Jordan Obita made his Reading debut, making him Reading's longest-serving player after HRK was released.

The Gaffer

6 - Points picked up by Steve Clarke in his last eight games as Reading boss.

8 - Points picked up by Brian McDermott in his first eight league games as Reading boss.

0 - Points picked up by Martin Kuhl in his two games as Reading caretaker manager.

The Defence

2 - Second-best disciplinary record at home, with 22 yellows and 2 red cards (behind Hull)

6 - Sixth-worst disciplinary record away from home, with 47 yellow and no reds.

10.8 - Shots conceded per game, the second-best in the division (behind Hull).

15.2 - Tackles per game, the second-lowest in the division (ahead of Burnley).

10.3 - Fouls per games, the fourth-lowest in the division.

The Attack

4.4 - Shots on target per games, the fourth-best in the division.

4.2 - Shots on target per home game, the sixth-lowest in the division.

4.6 - Shots on target per away game, the highest in the division.

9 - The number of goals Reading scored from set-pieces in the league, ranked 21st out of the 24 teams.

52.2 - Average possession share, sixth highest in the league.

76.1 - Pass completion success %, fifth highest in the league.

23 - Crosses per game, the third-highest in the division.

78 - Long balls per games, the fifth-lowest in the division.

394 - Short passes per home game, the fifth-highest in the division.

27% - The proportion of attacks that came down the middle of the pitch for Reading, the fourth-highest in the division.

67% - The proportion of shots conceded that came from the middle of the pitch, the fourth-highest in the division.

42% - The proportion of Reading's shots that came from inside the 18-yard box, the second-lowest in the division.

53% - The proportion of Reading's shots that came from outside the 18-yard box, the highest in the division.

30% - The amount of game time spent in the opposition's final third across the campaign, the joint second-highest in the division.

26% - The amount of game time spent in Reading's final third across the campaign, the joint lowest in the division.

16.3 - Shots per home game, the third-highest in the division.

7.8 - Dribbles per game, the fifth-highest in the division.

12 - Times fouled per game, the fourth-highest in the division.