UK time is: 13:34:22
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Reading vs. Coventry

Madejski Stadium

Saturday 11th February 2012

3.00pm KO

Coventry (H) Match Preview

After Reading's away game against Doncaster was cancelled last week, they come into the game against bottom side Coventry with a two-week break. Despite snow falling in Berkshire last night, the game is due to go ahead.

Vital Quotes:

Reading manager Brian McDermott - 'Look at the squad, in the last 22 games we're top of the league. We took four points from the first 18 available, but we're top of the league since then. We're going in the right direction, The boys are doing really well.

Coventry boss Andy Thorn -
"If there`s any blame to be apportioned give it to me, not the players. When you`re in bad situations it`s always very easy to start pointing fingers because everybody wants to blame everybody else. But I won`t let that happen to our group.

Reading Team News:

Reading have said that winger Jimmy Kebe will be fit to play after recovering from a knee problem. Midfielder Mikele Leigertwood is close to full fitness, but has probably come to soon for him.

Player to watch: Jimmy Kebe

The winger is set to play his first game since signing a new deal and will be raring to go to try and win back the Royals fans who doubted his commitment.

Coventry Team News:

The visitors have many injury problems with defenders Hermann Hreidarsson, Chris Hussey and Cyrus Christie with stiker Cody McDonald struggling with a knee problem.

Player to watch: Gary McSheffery

The left-footed maestro has fantastic ability and will be crucial in trying to save Coventry's season.

Reverse Fixture:

Coventry 1 - 1 Reading

McSheffery (5) Church (10)

Match Prediction:

Coventry are low on confidence at the moment but will still prove a threat. 2-0 win.

Next Fixtures:

Reading - Derby (A) - Tuesday 14th February - nPower Championship

Coventry - Leeds (H) - Tuesday 14th February - nPower Championship




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

The Journalist

Writer: Josh  Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday February 10 2012

Time: 1:48PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Reading Articles

Clarke addresses contract situation (Saturday April 18 2015)

The Opposition View - Arsenal (Friday April 17 2015)

Team news: Reading vs Arsenal (Friday April 17 2015)

Keen: Lots of positives (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Royals unlucky in Bournemouth defeat (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Stats: Reading v Bournemouth (Wednesday April 15 2015)

Archived Reading Articles

List All Vital Reading Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. eddie55 2

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Reading 0 - 1 Bournemouth
Reading 0 - 0 Blackburn
Blackpool 1 - 1 Reading
Reading 1 - 1 Cardiff
Charlton 3 - 2 Reading
Watford 4 - 1 Reading

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
16. Leeds Utd 44 14 10 20 -12 52
17. Bolton 44 13 12 19 -9 51
18. Fulham 44 13 10 21 -20 49
19. Reading 42 12 11 19 -20 47
20. Brighton 44 10 16 18 -8 46
21. Rotherham 43 10 14 19 -22 44
22. Millwall 43 9 13 21 -30 40

Breaking League News

BWFC: Mix 'Em Up
Bolton : 19/04/2015 13:13:00
Charlton Triumph at The Valley.
Charlton : 19/04/2015 12:45:00
Chelsea Interested in Bettinelli
Fulham : 19/04/2015 11:03:00
Boss hopes team will use cup run to spring on
Reading : 19/04/2015 11:00:01
Kit on Seaside Victory!
Fulham : 19/04/2015 10:56:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Prediction for the Cardiff game?
Suggested By:  Josh
Win 51%
Draw 33%
Loss 16%