Reading v Birmingham City Tips, Predictions and Odds
Reading play Birmingham City in matchday 17 of the Championship on Wednesday 9th December, 7:45pm at Madejski Stadium. The hosts currently sit in 5th place in the table having lost against Birmingham City 1-2 last time out, while the visitors are in 16th after their 1-2 win against Reading.
PREDICTIONS & ODDS:
WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:
Reading have won 40% of their last 20 home league games and Birmingham have lost 25% of their last 20 away league games.
The last time Birmingham won away in the league was 1 game ago against Bristol C. The last time Reading lost a home league game was 3 matches ago against Stoke.
Reading last kept a clean sheet at home in their last game, and have kept 8 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Birmingham last failed to score away in the league 3 games ago and have missed the net in 10 of their last 20 away league games.
Of the 8 league games Reading has won at home, they scored first 8 times. Of the 5 away games Birmingham has lost, they conceded first 5 times.View KickOff's top Championship tipsters here >
LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS
Reading's last starting line-up was:
|DEF:||Omar Richards, Michael Morrison, Tom Holmes, Liam Moore|
|MID:||Josh Laurent, Ovie Ejaria, Yakou Meite, Andy Rinomhota, Michael Olise|
In the Championship this season, this Reading XI has played 191 matches and scored 33 goals.
This Championship line-up has 671 all-time Championship appearances and 82 goals.
Birmingham City's last starting line-up was:
|DEF:||Joe Redmond, Kristian Pedersen, Harlee Dean, Marc Roberts|
|MID:||Ivan Sanchez, Jon Toral, Ivan Sunjic, Maikel Kieftenbeld|
|FWD:||Jeremie Bela, Scott Hogan|
In the Championship this season, this Birmingham City XI has played 166 matches and scored 10 goals.
This Championship line-up has 749 all-time Championship appearances and 43 goals.