Reading VS Derby County Preview and Prediction

Posted Mon, 05 Apr 2021 10:13:32 GMT        

England ChampionshipReading VS Derby County

Kick off: 05-04-2021 15:00 Monday

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Reading

The home team is currently in the 6th position of the league, with 63 points won, after 18 wins, 9 draws and 12 losses. In the penultimate match, they tied in a home match against Queens Park Rangers, by (1‑1). In the last match, they tied in an away match against Barnsley, by (1‑1). This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 7 draws and 4 losses in away matches; against 7 wins, 1 draw and 7 losses at their stadium. For the league, Reading won 16 points out of 30 possible points, after 5 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses in the last 10 home matches. The most recurrent result at half‑time in their home league matches was the 1‑0 (7 out of 19 matches). Their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. They have conceded the first goal in 14 of their 39 matches for this competition, and have only turned the score around in 1. In the last 19 home matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have conceded 8 of their 21 goals between minutes (76'‑90').

 

Derby County

The away team is currently in the 18th position of the league, with 43 points won, after 11 wins, 10 draws and 18 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against Stoke City, by (1‑0). In the last match, they won in a home match against Luton Town, by (2‑0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 2 draws and 9 losses in away matches, with 9 goals scored and 19 conceded; against 6 wins, 5 draws and 4 losses at their stadium, with 15 goals scored and 11 conceded. In the last 10 away league matches Derby County has a record of 3 wins, 1 draw and 6 losses, so they have won 10 points out of 30 possible. In their away league matches the most frequent result at half‑time was the 0‑0 (10 out of 19 matches). Defensive consistency hasn’t been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 10 of the last 19 matches for this competition have ended ended with Under 1,5 goals. In 39 matches for this competition, they have conceded the first goal 20 times and have never been able to turn the score around. In the last 19 away matches for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: they have conceded 8 of their 22 goals between minutes (76'‑90').

 

Verdict:

The rankings and strength of the two sides are very different, and Reading is also in urgent need of a victory to improve morale. The 1X2 first odd is 2.10-3.20-3.60, means support the home team. Reading should win this game.

 

Reading VS Derby County

Pick: Reading

 

Reading VS Derby County Preview and Prediction