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Preston North End v Reading Tips, Predictions and Odds

Preston North End host Reading in matchday 26 of the Championship on Sunday 24th January, 12:30pm at Deepdale. The hosts currently sit in 10th place in the table having drawn against Reading 0-0 last time out, while the visitors are in 5th after their 0-0 draw against Preston North End.

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 36% chance of beating Preston North End

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Preston
0%
0.00
Draw
0%
0.00
Reading
0%
0.00
Home/draw
0%
0.00
Home/away
0%
0.00
Away/draw
0%
0.00

WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

Preston have won 30% 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 Huddersfield. The last time Preston lost a home league game was 1 match ago against Nottm Forest.

Preston last kept a clean sheet at home 2 games ago, and have kept 5 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Reading last failed to score away in the league 2 games ago and have missed the net in 3 of their last 20 away league games.

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

View KickOff's top Championship tipsters here >
Preston 15TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
18
Conceded
24
Games: Scored
12 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
8 / 20
Won
6
D
3
Lost
11
Goals: Scored
25
Conceded
26
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Won
10
D
1
Lost
9
Reading 5TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
35
Conceded
25
Games: Scored
17 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
3 / 20
Won
9
Draw
5
Lost
6
Goals: Scored
30
Conceded
27
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Won
9
D
4
Lost
7
Championship table
Results by position & upcoming fixtures
LEAGUE TABLE + Win/Draw/Win
Won
Draw
Lost
Preston
Won
Draw
Lost
Scores
Reading
HOME AWAY TEAM PLD W D L GD PTS HOME AWAY
Apr 2
 
2-2
 Norwich3220752067 
 
1-2
May 1
Apr 10
 
2-4
 Brentford3217962560 
 
1-3
 
3-1
 
0-1
 
4-1
 Watford3217962060 
 
1-0
Apr 10
 
0-1
Apr 5
 Swansea3017851959 
Apr 24
 
0-0
 
0-0
 
0-3
 Reading A3215611751 
-
-
Mar 6
 
2-3
 Bournemouth32131091449 
 
3-1
 
4-2
 
0-1
 
4-0
 Cardiff32147111449 
Apr 17
 
1-2
May 1
 
2-1
 Barnsley3114611148 
 
2-0
Apr 2
 
3-0
Mar 16
 M'Boro3213712346 
 
0-2
 
0-0
 
0-1
Apr 17
 Stoke3211129245 
 
0-3
 
0-0
 
0-2
Mar 2
 Millwall329167343 
 
1-2
 
1-1
 
1-0
 
2-0
 Bristol C3213316-1142 
 
3-1
 
0-2
 
0-0
 
0-2
 QPR30101010-440 
Mar 20
 
0-1
 
0-1
May 8
 Nottm Forest33101013-440 
 
2-0
Mar 13
-
-
 Preston H3212416-840 
 
0-3
 
0-0
 
0-3
 
1-2
 Blackburn3111614839 
Mar 2
 
2-4
Apr 20
 
0-1
 Derby3210814-838 
Apr 5
 
0-2
Mar 20
 
3-0
 Luton3110813-1138 
 
2-1
Apr 21
 
3-0
 
1-2
 Huddersfield3210616-936 
May 8
 
1-2
 
2-0
Apr 24
 Coventry3281014-1434 
 
3-0
 
3-2
 
1-2
 
0-1
 Birmingham3271015-1731 
 
1-2
Mar 17
 
1-2
 
2-1
 Rotherham308517-829 
 
3-0
 
0-1
 
1-0
 
1-0
 Sheff Wed319715-1428 
Mar 6
 
1-1
 
2-2
Mar 13
 Wycombe315818-2823 
 
1-0
 
1-0
Preston v Reading expected goals and 2020/21 Championship performance
Preston
XG (expected goals)
Reading
1.2
1.2
Attack rating
PNE
RDG
21%
better
+ view stats
Games scored20
+20%
25
Failed to score13
+38%
8
Scored first14
+22%
18
Goals scored37
+18%
45
Avg. scored1.1
+21%
1.4
Shots per game10.0
+9%
11.0
Shots per goal9.0
+11%
8.0
Conversion rate11%
+31%
16%
KickOff rating
+21%
Defence rating
PNE
RDG
15%
better
+ view stats
Games conceded22
+14%
19
Clean sheets11
+21%
14
Conceded first17
+35%
11
Goals conceded42
+12%
37
Avg. conceded1.3
+15%
1.1
Shots per game12.0
+25%
9.0
Shots per goal9.0
+11%
8.0
Conversion rate9%
+31%
13%
KickOff rating
+15%
Preston
Average points per game
Reading
1.3
1.6
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 13% chance of the full time result being a 1-1 draw

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

H 1-0
0%
0.00
D 0-0
0%
0.00
A 0-1
0%
0.00
H 2-0
0%
0.00
D 1-1
0%
0.00
A 0-2
0%
0.00
H 2-1
0%
0.00
D 2-2
0%
0.00
A 1-2
0%
0.00
H 3-0
0%
0.00
D 3-3
0%
0.00
A 0-3
0%
0.00
H 3-1
0%
0.00
D 4-4
0%
0.00
A 1-3
0%
0.00
H 3-2
0%
0.00
A 2-3
0%
0.00
H 4-0
0%
0.00
A 0-4
0%
0.00
H 4-1
0%
0.00
A 1-4
0%
0.00
H 4-2
0%
0.00
A 2-4
0%
0.00
H 4-3
0%
0.00
A 3-4
0%
0.00
H 5-0
0%
0.00
A 0-5
0%
0.00
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CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS:

Preston have scored 2 goals or more in 5 of their last 20 home games. Reading have conceded at least 2 goals in 6 of their last 20 away games.

Preston have conceded 1 goal or less in 14 of their last 20 home league games. Reading have scored 1 goal or less in 10 of their last 20 away league games

View all of this weekend’s correct score predictions here >
Preston 15TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
0 - 2
0 - 3
1 - 3
1 - 3
PNE -2
or more
0 - 1
0 - 1
0 - 1
0 - 1
0 - 1
0 - 1
1 - 2
PNE -1
goal
1 - 1
1 - 1
2 - 2
x
1 - 0
1 - 0
2 - 1
PNE +1
goal
2 - 0
2 - 0
3 - 0
PNE +2
or more
2 - 0
0 - 2
3 - 0
0 - 3
4 - 1
PNE -2
or more
0 - 1
2 - 1
2 - 1
1 - 2
PNE -1
goal
2 - 2
x
0 - 1
0 - 1
1 - 0
1 - 0
1 - 2
2 - 3
PNE +1
goal
2 - 0
0 - 2
3 - 0
0 - 3
PNE +2
or more
Reading 5TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
3 - 1
4 - 2
RDG -2
or more
1 - 0
2 - 1
3 - 2
4 - 3
RDG -1
goal
0 - 0
0 - 0
1 - 1
1 - 1
1 - 1
x
0 - 1
0 - 1
1 - 2
1 - 2
RDG +1
goal
0 - 2
0 - 3
1 - 3
2 - 4
0 - 5
RDG +2
or more
0 - 3
0 - 3
3 - 1
4 - 2
RDG -2
or more
1 - 2
1 - 2
3 - 2
RDG -1
goal
0 - 0
0 - 0
1 - 1
1 - 1
x
0 - 1
1 - 0
1 - 2
2 - 1
RDG +1
goal
2 - 0
3 - 0
3 - 0
3 - 1
2 - 4
RDG +2
or more
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 51% chance of not both teams to score in this match

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

BTTS yes
0%
0.00
BTTS No
0%
0.00
BTTS + draw
0%
0.00
BTTS + away
0%
0.00
BTTS + home
0%
0.00

BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS

35% of Preston's last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 1, drew 3 and lost 3 of those games.

60% of Reading's last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 4, drew 5 and lost 3 of those games.

The last time Preston failed to score at home in the league was a 0-1 loss to Nottm Forest in January this year.

The last time Reading kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 0-0 draw against Swansea in December 2020.

View all of this weekend’s both teams to score predictions here >
Preston 15TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
18
Conceded
24
Games: Scored
12 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
8 / 20
Yes
7
No
13
Goals: Scored
25
Conceded
26
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Yes
7
No
13
Reading 5TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
35
Conceded
25
Games: Scored
17 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
3 / 20
Yes
12
No
8
Goals: Scored
30
Conceded
27
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Yes
11
No
9
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
There is a 57% chance of this match having under 2.5 goals

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

Over 2.5
0%
0.00
Under 2.5
0%
0.00

OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

Preston's last 20 home league games have averaged 2.1 goals a game. Reading's last 20 away league games have averaged 3 goals a game.

Preston have scored on average at home in the league 0.9 goals a game and conceded on average 1.2 goals.

Reading have scored on average away in the league 1.8 goals a game and conceded on average 1.3 goals

View all of this weekend’s over / under 2.5 goals predictions here >
Preston 15TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Avg: Scored
0.9
Conceded
1.2
Games: Scored
12 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
8 / 20
Over
7
Under
13
Avg: Scored
1.3
Conceded
1.3
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
12 / 20
Clean sheets
8 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Over
11
Under
9
Reading 5TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Avg: Scored
1.8
Conceded
1.3
Games: Scored
17 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
3 / 20
Over
11
Under
9
Avg: Scored
1.5
Conceded
1.4
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Over
13
Under
7
PRESTON NORTH END v READING FIXTURE HISTORY:
Preston North End have won 7 of the previous 20 stagings of the fixture

PREDICTIONS:

Leagues games at Preston since 2002
Preston
Reading
Goals: Scored
17
13
Games: Scored
10 / 12
7 / 12
Clean sheets
5 / 12
2 / 12
PNE
7
D
1
RDG
4
All league games since 2002
Preston
Reading
Goals: Scored
30
38
Games: Scored
19 / 25
18 / 25
Clean sheets
7 / 25
6 / 25
PNE
9
D
2
RDG
14

LAST TIME OUT:
Preston North End drew their last Championship match 0-0. Reading drew their's 0-0.

LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

Preston North End 0-0 Reading
Preston North End's last match was in the Championship against Reading on Sunday 24th January at Deepdale. They drew the game 0-0.

Preston North End's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Daniel Iversen
DEF: Ben Davies, Paul Huntington, Andrew Hughes
MID: Alan Browne, Scott Sinclair, Brad Potts, Jayson Molumby, Ryan Ledson, Ben Whiteman
FWD: Emil Riis Jakobsen

In the Championship this season, this Preston North End XI has played 140 matches and scored 17 goals.

This Championship line-up has 650 all-time Championship appearances and 57 goals.

Preston North End 0-0 Reading
Reading's last match was in the Championship against Preston North End on Sunday 24th January at Deepdale. They drew the game 0-0.

Reading's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Rafael
DEF: Omar Richards, Michael Morrison, Tom McIntyre, Tom Holmes
MID: Andy Rinomhota, John Swift, Josh Laurent, Ovie Ejaria
FWD: Sone Aluko, Lucas Joao

In the Championship this season, this Reading XI has played 194 matches and scored 24 goals.

This Championship line-up has 617 all-time Championship appearances and 62 goals.

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