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Cardiff City v Reading Tips, Predictions and Odds

Cardiff City play Reading in matchday 3 of the Championship on Saturday 26th September, 3:00pm at Cardiff City Stadium. The hosts currently sit in 14th place in the table having lost against Reading 1-2 last time out, while the visitors are in 1st after their 1-2 win against Cardiff City.

Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
Cardiff City have a 46% chance of beating Reading

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Cardiff
0%
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Draw
0%
0.00
Reading
0%
0.00
Home/draw
0%
0.00
Home/away
0%
0.00
Away/draw
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WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

Cardiff have won 35% of their last 20 home league games and Reading have lost 30% of their last 20 away league games.

The last time Reading won away in the league was 1 game ago against Derby. The last time Cardiff lost a home league game was 1 match ago against Sheffield Weds.

Cardiff last kept a clean sheet at home 3 games ago, and have kept 6 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Reading last failed to score away in the league 7 games ago and have missed the net in 5 of their last 20 away league games.

Of the 7 league games Cardiff has won at home, they scored first 5 times. Of the 6 away games Reading has lost, they conceded first 6 times.

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Cardiff 8TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
22
Games: Scored
13 / 20
Conceded
14 / 20
Clean sheets
6 / 20
Failed to score
7 / 20
Won
7
Draw
8
Lost
5
Goals: Scored
30
Conceded
20
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
Won
11
D
3
Lost
6
Reading 7TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
31
Conceded
20
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
14 / 20
Clean sheets
6 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Won
8
Draw
6
Lost
6
Goals: Scored
28
Conceded
26
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Won
7
D
4
Lost
9
LAST TIME OUT:
Cardiff City lost their last Championship match 1-2. Reading won their's 1-2.

LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

Cardiff City 1-2 Reading
Cardiff City's last match was in the Championship against Reading on Saturday 26th September at Cardiff City Stadium. They lost the game 1-2 with a goal from Lee Tomlin.

Cardiff City's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Alex Smithies
DEF: Jordi Osei-Tutu, Will Vaulks, Gregory Cunningham, Curtis Nelson, Sean Morrison
MID: Leandro Bacuna, Marlon Pack, Sheyi Ojo
FWD: Kieffer Moore, David Hoilett

In the Championship this season, this Cardiff City XI has played 78 matches and scored 8 goals.

This Championship line-up has 484 all-time Championship appearances and 46 goals.

Cardiff City 1-2 Reading
Reading's last match was in the Championship against Cardiff City on Saturday 26th September at Cardiff City Stadium. They won the game 1-2 with goals from Michael Morrison and Lucas Joao.

Reading's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Rafael
DEF: Omar Richards, Michael Morrison, Liam Moore
MID: Felipe Araruna, Michael Olise, Andy Rinomhota, Yakou Meite, Josh Laurent, Ovie Ejaria
FWD: Lucas Joao

In the Championship this season, this Reading XI has played 63 matches and scored 15 goals.

This Championship line-up has 544 all-time Championship appearances and 64 goals.

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