Writer: Steve Guscott
Date:Friday December 17 2010
18th December 2010
After five consecutive draws, the Royals travel to Derby in the search of a vital three points.
The game looks set to go ahead despite the big freeze sweeping the nation.
A full match preview is here...
Andy Griffin on his return to Pride Park -
'I`ve played Derby a couple of times, but never actually gone back to Pride Park. I don`t think I`ll get cheered and I don`t think I`ll get booed. I was only there for a short stint so I didn`t have much of an impact.'
Jem Karacan on the trip to Derby -
'The main thing is the team and we are not winning at the moment. I am playing my role in that and so I need to do better and so does everyone else.'
Robbie Savage is expected to shake off an ankle knock to take his place in Nigel Clough's team and will skipper the side.
James Bailey have recovered from illness however Tomasz Cywka will be rested.
The veteran midfielder is set to lead the side once again and will be hoping he doesn't have to take over in goal after the last game against the Royals!
The Royals have been boosted by the return of Ivar Ingimarsson who played for the reserves this week but this game could come too soon for him.
Brian McDermott could opt to make a few changes after 5 succesive draws with the likes of Brian Howard and Simon Church hoping for a recall.
Has been backed once again by his manager and teams mates but there comes a time when he must start scoring goals - will it be Saturday afternoon?
Wednesday 10th March 2010, Reading 4-1 Derby
I can't see us getting anything from a tough pre christmas trip to the East Midlands and am backing Derby to get all three points.
Sunday December 26th, Bristol City (H)
Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!
Date:Friday December 17 2010
Midfielder frustrated with red return (Wednesday April 16 2014)
Player Ratings - Leicester (H) (Wednesday April 16 2014)
Royals back in play-offs with Foxes point (Wednesday April 16 2014)
Stats: Reading v Leicester (Tuesday April 15 2014)
Adkins satisfied with crucial point (Tuesday April 15 2014)
Reading 1 - 1 Leicester (Monday April 14 2014)
Key man watch: Riyad Mahrez (Monday April 14 2014)
Leicester (H) Match Preview (Monday April 14 2014)
Team news: Reading vs Leicester (Sunday April 13 2014)
Vital poll results: Fans not confident (Sunday April 13 2014)
|3. Derby County||42||22||9||11||27||75|
|Meet The Ref: Sheffield Wednesday at home
» Bournemouth : 17/04/2014 07:40:00
|LUFC On This Day - April 17th
» Leeds Utd : 17/04/2014 07:22:00
|The 12th Man - They Did Us Proud
» Wigan : 17/04/2014 07:00:00
|PWU Latics Podcast - Farewell To The FA Cup
» Wigan : 17/04/2014 06:00:00
|Gibbs - Leeds looking to end season on a high
» Leeds Utd : 16/04/2014 21:19:00
|Holden Appreciates His Support
» Bolton : 16/04/2014 21:04:00
|LUFC Barnsley v Leeds United - History
» Leeds Utd : 16/04/2014 20:36:00