The Royals keep themselves out of the drop zone with a 2-1 win at home to Sunderland. Jimmy Kebe scoring both goals.
Reading manager Brian McDermott once again left in-form striker Adam Le Fondre on the bench for the visit of Sunderland.
The 26-year-old has struck five goals in his last three Barclays Premier League games, all after being introduced from the bench.
Hope Akpan was handed his first start in place of Jem Karacan whilst Garath McCleary replaced Danny Guthrie.
Sunderland named the same side that drew 0-0 with Swansea on Tuesday night with new signing Danny Graham among the substitutes.
Reading host Sunderland at the Madejski Stadium this afternoon in their fight for Premier League survival. The Royals are unbeaten in the last 3 games, but can they maintain their position just outside the relegation zone? We'll bring you all the latest updates.