Inside Reading

OUR regular look at the opposing team, as Argyle welcome Reading to Home Park tonight in the Carabao Cup.

Carabao Cup Second Round
Argyle v Reading
Home Park
Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Match Referee
Kevin Johnson

Reading Football Club
The Madejski Stadium
01189 681211

League Position
11th in the Championship

Last Five Results
Saturday, August 24
Huddersfield Town 0
Reading 0
Ejaria 71, Morrison 84

Wednesday, August 21
West Bromwich Albion 1
Zohore pen 88
Reading 1
Ejaria 71

Sunday, August 18
Reading 3
Puscas 25, 40, Swift 83
Cardiff City 0

Tuesday, August 13
Carabao Cup First Round
Wycombe Wanderers 1
Samuel 59
Reading 1
Puscas 63
Reading won 4-2 on penalties

Saturday, August 10
Hull City 2
Bowen 6, Irvine 16
Reading 1
Joao 66

Next Game
Saturday, August 31
Reading v Charlton Athletic

Leading Scorer
Ovie Ejaria & George Puscas - 2

Last Home Park Visit
December 28, 2009
Argyle 4
Judge pen 13, 63, Arnason 59, Barnes 84
Reading 1
Sigurdsson 62

Manager – Jose Gomes
Experienced Portuguese manager Jose Gomes first started coaching in this early 20s and worked with a number of clubs in his homeland before landing a big job as assistant boss with Porto. He held the same role with Malaga and Panathinaikos, and worked in Saudi Arabia before being appointed new Reading manager in December 2018.

Pre-Match View
“It's a long, long war and now it is time to rest. Time for me to try to think and try to find the best options for the Plymouth game. Because the truth is my players are tired.” Jose Gomes