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Reading v Nottingham Forest Tips, Predictions and Odds

Reading play Nottingham Forest in matchday 16 of the Championship on Saturday 5th December, 12:30pm at Madejski Stadium. The hosts currently sit in 4th place in the table having beaten Nottingham Forest 2-0 last time out, while the visitors are in 21st after their 2-0 loss against Reading.

Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
Reading have a 41% chance of beating Nottingham Forest

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Reading
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Draw
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Nottm Forest
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Home/draw
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WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

Reading have won 40% of their last 20 home league games and Nottm Forest have lost 40% of their last 20 away league games.

The last time Nottm Forest won away in the league was 5 games ago against Blackburn. The last time Reading lost a home league game was 2 matches ago against Stoke.

Reading last kept a clean sheet at home 4 games ago, and have kept 8 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Nottm Forest last failed to score away in the league 1 games ago and have missed the net in 6 of their last 20 away league games.

Of the 8 league games Reading has won at home, they scored first 8 times. Of the 8 away games Nottm Forest has lost, they conceded first 7 times.

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Reading 7TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
22
Conceded
25
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
Won
8
D
4
Lost
8
Goals: Scored
30
Conceded
29
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Won
9
D
4
Lost
7
Nottm Forest 17TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
18
Conceded
24
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
16 / 20
Clean sheets
4 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
W
4
Draw
8
Lost
8
Goals: Scored
13
Conceded
26
Games: Scored
10 / 20
Conceded
17 / 20
Clean sheets
3 / 20
Failed to score
10 / 20
W
3
Draw
6
Lost
11
LAST TIME OUT:
Reading won their last Championship match 2-0. Nottingham Forest lost their's 2-0.

LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

Reading 2-0 Nottingham Forest
Reading's last match was in the Championship against Nottingham Forest on Saturday 5th December at Madejski Stadium. They won the game 2-0 with goals from Lucas Joao and Michael Morrison.

Reading's last starting line-up was:

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

In the Championship this season, this Reading XI has played 180 matches and scored 32 goals.

This Championship line-up has 660 all-time Championship appearances and 81 goals.

Reading 2-0 Nottingham Forest
Nottingham Forest's last match was in the Championship against Reading on Saturday 5th December at Madejski Stadium. They lost the game 2-0.

Nottingham Forest's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Brice Samba
DEF: Cyrus Christie, Joe Worrall, Yuri Ribeiro, Scott Mckenna
MID: Harry Arter, Ryan Yates, Cafu, Anthony Knockaert
FWD: Lyle Taylor, Joe Lolley

In the Championship this season, this Nottingham Forest XI has played 126 matches and scored 7 goals.

This Championship line-up has 395 all-time Championship appearances and 37 goals.

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