Brian McDermott has named the same side that took European Champions Chelsea to the wire for this evening's Capital One Cup clash with Peterborough.
There is just one change to the substitutes bench from that game at Stamford Bridge - as Nicky Shorey is involved in a matchday squad for the first time since his return to Madejski Stadium.
Hal Robson-Kanu misses out through injury.
Reading: Federici, Gunter, Harte, Gorkss, Pearce, Karacan, Leigertwood, Guthrie, McAnuff, McCleary, Pogrebnyak
Subs: McCarthy, Mariappa, Cummings, Shorey, Tabb, Hunt, Church
Peterborough team to follow