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Reading v Rotherham United
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Reading vs Rotherham United Match Preview

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On Saturday afternoon (UK time), Rotherham United head to Madejski Stadium to challenge Reading at 3:00pm. This is a Championship match.

The fixture will not be broadcast live in the UK. Frog The Gambler's live scores section will publish real-time updates.

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Head To Head

In the most recent match-up, Reading played Rotherham United in 2019 in a Championship match. The match was a draw, with a final score of 1-1.

During the last decade of action, these teams have met 8 times. Reading have won in 4 of these head-to-head matches, while Rotherham United have won once. The other 3 matches ended in a draw.

In those matches, there has been an average of 2.13 goals. Reading score an average of 1.38; Rotherham United have scored an average of 0.75 per match.

A look at this match-up for the travelling team reveals that whichever side has been the visiting team has won 12% of these fixtures. The home side has prevailed in 50% of these matches.


Reading have 12 points in the league, which puts them in 1st position.

Looking at results for the last year, they have played 37 matches. They have 17 wins; 10 draws; and 10 losses. This gives Reading a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 45%-27%-27%.

In this time, they have scored 1.43 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.0 goals on average.

When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 45% (9 wins) from the latest 20 home fixtures. 25% (5) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 30% (6) being a loss for the home team.

On average they have scored 1.35 goals when at home in this same period; they have conceded 0.95.

Their recent performance data shows that they have a total of 17 goals in their last ten matches. In this time they have a win rate of 70%. There have been 5 occasions when both Reading and their opponents have scored; the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 4 out of the last ten.

And they have scored in their last 3 matches.

Rotherham United

Rotherham United have 5 points in the Championship. They are in 10th place.

There have been 31 matches played by them in the last year. They have 16 wins; 7 draws; and 8 losses. This recent form puts Rotherham United on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 51%-22%-25%.

In this period, they have an average of 1.71 goals for, and 1.23 goals against.

On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 62% (10 wins) from their last 16 away fixtures. 18% (3) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 18% (3) being a loss.

When on away turf over the last year, their average number of goals scored is 1.88. They have conceded 1.31 on average.

As far as their recent activity goes, both home and away, they have a total of 11 goals in their last ten matches; 3 of these matches have been wins. The total number of times both Rotherham United and the other team have scored in these games is 7 out of the ten. There has been 3 matches with over 2.5 goals.