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READING v COVENTRY CITY
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Reading v Coventry City Tips, Predictions and Odds

Reading host Coventry City in matchday 25 of the Championship on Tuesday 19th January, 6:00pm at Madejski Stadium. The hosts currently sit in 6th place in the table having beaten Coventry City 3-0 last time out, while the visitors are in 17th after their 3-0 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 45% chance of beating Coventry City

PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

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

WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

Reading have won 40% of their last 20 home league games and Coventry have lost 35% of their last 20 away league games.

The last time Coventry won away in the league was 1 game ago against Millwall. The last time Reading lost a home league game was 2 matches ago against Norwich.

Reading last kept a clean sheet at home 4 games ago, and have kept 7 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Coventry last failed to score away in the league 2 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 7 away games Coventry has lost, they conceded first 7 times.

View KickOff's top Championship tipsters here >
Reading 5TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
23
Conceded
28
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Won
8
D
3
Lost
9
Goals: Scored
28
Conceded
27
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Won
9
D
4
Lost
7
Coventry 20TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
22
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
Won
9
D
4
Lost
7
Goals: Scored
18
Conceded
27
Games: Scored
11 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
9 / 20
Won
5
Draw
7
Lost
8
Championship table
Results by position & upcoming fixtures
LEAGUE TABLE + Win/Draw/Win
Won
Draw
Lost
Reading
Won
Draw
Lost
Scores
Coventry
HOMEAWAYTEAMPLDWDLGDPTSHOMEAWAY
 
1-2
May 1
 Norwich3321752270 
 
0-2
 
1-1
 
1-3
 
3-1
 Brentford3318962663 
 
2-0
 
2-0
 
1-0
Apr 10
 Watford3317971960 
 
0-0
 
3-2
Apr 24
 
0-0
 Swansea3117861759 
 
1-1
 
1-0
-
-
 Reading H3316611854 
 
3-2
 
3-0
 
3-1
 
4-2
 Bournemouth33141091552 
 
1-3
Apr 10
 
2-0
Apr 2
 Barnsley3215611251 
Apr 17
 
0-0
Apr 17
 
1-2
 Cardiff33148111450 
 
1-0
 
3-1
 
0-2
 
0-0
 M'Boro3313812347 
Mar 2
 
2-0
 
0-3
 
0-0
 Stoke33111210145 
 
0-0
Apr 21
 
3-1
 
0-2
 Bristol C3314316-945 
Apr 5
 
2-1
 
1-2
 
1-1
 Millwall339168243 
May 8
 
1-2
 
0-3
 
0-0
 Preston3313416-543 
Apr 24
 
2-0
 
2-1
Apr 21
 Luton3211813-1041 
 
0-0
Mar 16
Mar 2
 
2-4
 Blackburn3211714840 
 
0-4
 
1-1
 
2-0
Mar 13
 Nottm Forest33101013-440 
 
1-2
 
2-1
Mar 20
 
0-1
 QPR31101011-540 
 
3-2
Apr 2
Apr 5
 
0-2
 Derby3210814-838 
Mar 6
 
1-1
May 8
 
1-2
 Huddersfield3310617-1236 
 
0-0
May 1
 
3-0
 
3-2
 Coventry A3381114-1435 
-
-
 
1-2
Mar 17
 Birmingham3381015-1634 
 
0-0
 
1-1
 
3-0
 
0-1
 Rotherham318518-929 
 
3-1
Mar 13
Mar 6
 
1-1
 Sheff Wed329716-1528 
 
2-0
 
1-0
 
1-0
 
1-0
 Wycombe325819-3023 
Mar 20
 
1-2
Reading v Coventry expected goals and 2020/21 Championship performance
Reading
XG (expected goals)
Coventry
1.3
1.0
Attack rating
33%
better
RDG
COV
+ view stats
Games scored25
+24%
19
Failed to score8
+43%
14
Scored first18
+50%
9
Goals scored45
+33%
30
Avg. scored1.4
+36%
0.9
Shots per game11.0
11.0
Shots per goal8.0
+33%
12.0
Conversion rate16%
+50%
8%
KickOff rating
+33%
Defence rating
17%
better
RDG
COV
+ view stats
Games conceded19
+21%
24
Clean sheets14
+36%
9
Conceded first11
+39%
18
Goals conceded37
+16%
44
Avg. conceded1.1
+15%
1.3
Shots per game10.0
+9%
11.0
Shots per goal8.0
8.0
Conversion rate13%
+8%
12%
KickOff rating
+17%
Reading
Average points per game
Coventry
1.6
1.1
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 13% chance of the full time result being 1-0

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:

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

Reading have conceded 1 goal or less in 11 of their last 20 home league games. Coventry have scored 1 goal or less in 12 of their last 20 away league games

View all of this weekend’s correct score predictions here >
Reading 5TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
0 - 3
0 - 3
0 - 3
0 - 3
1 - 4
RDG -2
or more
1 - 2
1 - 2
1 - 2
1 - 2
RDG -1
goal
0 - 0
1 - 1
1 - 1
x
1 - 0
1 - 0
2 - 1
RDG +1
goal
2 - 0
2 - 0
2 - 0
3 - 0
3 - 1
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 - 0
1 - 2
2 - 1
RDG +1
goal
2 - 0
3 - 0
3 - 1
2 - 4
RDG +2
or more
Coventry 20TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
2 - 0
2 - 0
2 - 0
COV -2
or more
1 - 0
2 - 1
2 - 1
3 - 2
COV -1
goal
0 - 0
0 - 0
1 - 1
1 - 1
x
0 - 1
0 - 1
1 - 2
1 - 2
1 - 2
1 - 2
COV +1
goal
0 - 2
1 - 4
1 - 4
COV +2
or more
2 - 0
2 - 0
2 - 0
1 - 3
0 - 4
COV -2
or more
1 - 0
2 - 1
3 - 2
COV -1
goal
0 - 0
0 - 0
0 - 0
0 - 0
1 - 1
1 - 1
1 - 1
x
1 - 0
1 - 2
1 - 2
3 - 2
COV +1
goal
3 - 1
COV +2
or more
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
There is a 53% 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

45% of Reading's last 20 home league games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 2, drew 5 and lost 2 of those games.

55% of Coventry's last 20 away league games ended with both teams scoring, they won 6, drew 3 and lost 2 of those games.

The last time Reading failed to score at home in the league was a 0-3 loss to Stoke in November 2020.

The last time Coventry kept a clean sheet away in the league was in a 0-0 draw against Barnsley in September 2020.

View all of this weekend’s both teams to score predictions here >
Reading 5TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Goals: Scored
23
Conceded
28
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Yes
9
No
11
Goals: Scored
28
Conceded
27
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Yes
11
No
9
Coventry 20TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Goals: Scored
26
Conceded
22
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
Yes
11
No
9
Goals: Scored
18
Conceded
27
Games: Scored
11 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
9 / 20
Yes
10
No
10
THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
There is a 59% 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

Reading's last 20 home league games have averaged 2.6 goals a game. Coventry's last 20 away league games have averaged 2.4 goals a game.

Reading have scored on average at home in the league 1.2 goals a game and conceded on average 1.4 goals.

Coventry have scored on average away in the league 1.3 goals a game and conceded on average 1.1 goals

View all of this weekend’s over / under 2.5 goals predictions here >
Reading 5TH
20 league games
Home
Overall
Avg: Scored
1.2
Conceded
1.4
Games: Scored
15 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
5 / 20
Over
12
Under
8
Avg: Scored
1.4
Conceded
1.4
Games: Scored
16 / 20
Conceded
13 / 20
Clean sheets
7 / 20
Failed to score
4 / 20
Over
12
Under
8
Coventry 20TH
20 league games
Away
Overall
Avg: Scored
1.3
Conceded
1.1
Games: Scored
14 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
6 / 20
Over
9
Under
11
Avg: Scored
0.9
Conceded
1.4
Games: Scored
11 / 20
Conceded
15 / 20
Clean sheets
5 / 20
Failed to score
9 / 20
Over
8
Under
12
READING v COVENTRY CITY FIXTURE HISTORY:
Reading have won 6 of the previous 17 stagings of the fixture

PREDICTIONS:

Leagues games at Reading since 2002
Reading
Coventry
Goals: Scored
13
7
Games: Scored
7 / 8
4 / 8
Clean sheets
4 / 8
1 / 8
RDG
4
D
1
COV
3
All league games since 2002
Reading
Coventry
Goals: Scored
24
19
Games: Scored
13 / 17
11 / 17
Clean sheets
6 / 17
4 / 17
RDG
6
D
5
COV
6

LAST TIME OUT:
Reading won their last Championship match 3-0. Coventry City lost their's 3-0.

LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

Reading 3-0 Coventry City
Reading's last match was in the Championship against Coventry City on Tuesday 19th January at Madejski Stadium. They won the game 3-0 with goals from Lucas Joao, Andy Rinomhota and John Swift.

Reading's last starting line-up was:

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

In the Championship this season, this Reading XI has played 192 matches and scored 26 goals.

This Championship line-up has 580 all-time Championship appearances and 61 goals.

Reading 3-0 Coventry City
Coventry City's last match was in the Championship against Reading on Tuesday 19th January at Madejski Stadium. They lost the game 3-0.

Coventry City's last starting line-up was:

 
GLK: Ben Wilson
DEF: Fankaty Dabo, Leo Ostigard, Sam McCallum, Dominic Hyam, Kyle McFadzean
MID: Jordan Shipley, Matty James, Gustavo Hamer, Callum O'Hare
FWD: Viktor Gyokeres

In the Championship this season, this Coventry City XI has played 159 matches and scored 10 goals.

This Championship line-up has 159 all-time Championship appearances and 10 goals.

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